“Somebody Has To Preach In This Hell”

Six years before Dietrich Bonhoeffer was hanged by the Nazis in 1945, Paul Schneider was imprisoned, tortured, starved, and given a large overdose of strophanthin, which killed him.  Who was Paul Schneider? Schneider was a WWI veteran and also a Reformed pastor in Germany during the 1920’s and 30’s.  He came out of the liberal… Continue reading “Somebody Has To Preach In This Hell”

The Covenant of Works in Dutch and German Reformed Theology

Wilhelmus Schortinguis was a pastor who served in German and Dutch Reformed churches until he died in 1750.  Though not all of his work was widely accepted and read, his booklet that summarized the Christian faith in catechetical form was quite popular.  The title of this booklet is Essential Truths in the Heart of a… Continue reading The Covenant of Works in Dutch and German Reformed Theology