Overcoming Evil with Good

Calvin on Romans While preaching through Romans 12 the last couple of months I was reminded how helpful Calvin's commentaries are. Here are a few of my favorite sections of his comments on Romans 12:19-21: ...He [Paul] commands here that however grievously we may be injured, we are not to seek revenge, but to commit… Continue reading Overcoming Evil with Good

Proper Christian Hatred

One of the most frequent ethical exhortations in the Bible is for God’s people to love – him, fellow Christians, and others (even praying for our enemies).  But there is an object of hatred that is proper in the Christian life.  We can and should hate Satan and his kingdom of darkness.  Satan is a… Continue reading Proper Christian Hatred