A river pours out of the Vatican that empties into the sea of Reformed Protestantism. There is also, however, a trickle of converts from Reformed Protestantism to Roman Catholicism. Though the numbers do not appear to be very significant, the noise generated in blogdom is pretty high. What is more, as Reformed Churches tend to… Continue reading Online Reformed Responses to Roman Catholic Apologetic Claims
I've been reading through Keith Mathison's excellent volume, Given for You: Reclaiming Calvin's Doctrine of the Lord's Supper. This is a fine study of this topic, looking at Calvin's approach to the Lord's Supper from historical-theological, biblical/exegetical, and systematic-theological angles. I found this section to be very helpful. First, Mathison quotes Calvin: The sharing in… Continue reading Our ascent to Christ or Christ’s descent to us?