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No Remedy

We received the following question: “Please explain to us the meaning of the last part of the Scripture passage which is recorded in II Chronicles 36:16, which states: ‘until the wrath of the Lord arose against his people, till there was no remedy.’ “Are we correct in believing that God’s ‘remedy’…

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Our Editor-in-Chief gave me the following letter: Grand Rapids, Mich. Dec. 18, 1961 Editor: The Standard Bearer Rev. Herman Hoeksema 1139 Franklin St., S.E. Grand Rapids, Mich. Dear Editor: I would like to refer you to a paragraph in the article “The Wonder of Grace” under the general heading of Meditation…

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A reader asks:  What is the meaning of the similarity in the expression of Micaiah found in I Kings 22:17, “Israel scattered upon the hills as sheep having not a shepherd,” and that ofMatt. 9:36, “the multitude scattered abroad as sheep having no shepherd”?  These two expressions obviously point to similar…

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Neither…Nor

Question  From the South Holland, Illinois Ladies’ Society, through their secretary, Mrs. Connie Busker, I received the following:  “In our Ladies’ Society we recently discussed the question, ‘Is there any scriptural basis for believing in “integration” or “segregation”?’  “We would appreciate it very much if you would discuss and comment…

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About Adam and Eve

Questions  From a Holland, Michigan reader, brother Jack Arens, I received some questions which, according to my correspondent, are related to the teachings of Prof. D.R. Wilson concerning creation and evolution. Mr. Arens writes: ‘Kindly answer this question in theStandard Bearer. In Gen. 2:7 we find the word ‘dust’ and in Gen.

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Are Our Professors Eligible To Be Called? From a Grand Rapids reader comes this question:  “Are the professors at our seminary eligible to be called by one of our congregations? If so, please explain how this is possible, especially after they have received a permanent appointment. Is this appointment after…

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