Vol 66 Issue 09

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The Task of the PRC with Their Seminary (3)

The task of the Protestant Reformed Churches with their Seminary, as argued in two preceding editorials, is training men to be able ministers of the Word of God. This task the Churches have as a mandate from the apostle of Christ: “And the things that thou hast heard of me among many witnesses, the same commit thou to faithful men, who shall be able to teach others also” (II Tim. 2:2). It is not the primary task of the Seminary to develop the science of theology. “Doing theology” is not even a purpose of the Seminary alongside the training of...

The Impossibility of a Rich Man Entering the Kingdom

Rev. Slopsema is pastor of Hope Protestant Reformed Church in Walker, Michigan. Then said Jesus unto his disciples, Verily I say unto you, That a rich man shall hardly enter into the kingdom of heaven.  And again I say unto you, It is easier for a camel to go through the eye of a needle, than for a rich man to enter into the kingdom.  When his disciples heard it, they were exceedingly amazed, saying, Who then can be saved?  But Jesus beheld them, and said unto them, With men this is impossible; but with God all things are possible. ...

2/1/1990