Results 1 to 50 of 228

Editorial

Beginning Our Sixty-fourth Year Each year, beginning with 1924, when our Standard Bearer first made its appearance—and with that appearance produced both joy and consternation—our October 1 issue marks the beginning of a new volume-year for our magazine: this time, Volume 64. Usually there are some changes with that new beginning; and…

Continue reading

Book Reviews

Romans, The Gospel Of God, by D. Martyn-Lloyd Jones; Zondervan Publishing House, 1985; 394 pp. (Reviewed by Prof. H. Hanko.) From 1955 to 1968 Martyn Lloyd-Jones went through the entire epistle of Romans in his mid-week services at Westminster Chapel in London. This volume covers chapter 1 of the sermons…

Continue reading

All Around Us

Gise J. Van Baren is pastor of the Protestant Reformed Church of Hudsonville, Michigan. “Christian” Rock The young people of the church are often attracted to “rock music”. If these seek not the worldly sort, at least they would clamor for the “Christian” variation of this. The paper, World, August 31,…

Continue reading

Book Reviews

Reformed Theology In America: A History of Its Modern Development, David F. Wells, Editor; Grand Rapids, Michigan, Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co. 3 17 pp. (paper) $19.95. [Reviewed by Prof. H.C. Hoeksema] This is a very interesting book. Perhaps the title is somewhat misleading, because the name “Reformed” is taken…

Continue reading

All Around Us

Gise J. Van Baren is pastor of the Protestant Reformed Church of Hudsonville, Michigan. Growth in Ecumenism In our sheltered environment, we sometimes fail to realize the developing ecumenism of our day. A few years ago there was considerable discussion about proposed mergers of different denominations. Some proposed mergers materialized,…

Continue reading

Deuteronomy – Exhorted Unto Obedience (2)

Jason L. Kortering is pastor of the Protestant Reformed Church of Grandville, Michigan. We are in the process of outlining the first discourse of Moses recorded in the book of Deuteronomy (Deut. 1:1-4:43). We continue our outlining in Deut. 2:1. Moses has recalled Jehovah’s faithfulness in dealing with them in their…

Continue reading

Book Reviews

Five Views On Sanctification, ME. Dieter, A.A. Hoekema, SM. Horton, J.R. McQuilkin, J.F. Walvoord; Grand Rapids, Michigan; Zondervan Publishing Co. (Academic Books); 254 pp. (paper). [Reviewed by Prof. H.C. Hoeksema] This book is a kind of symposium in writing. In it five authors, with five different views, present their views…

Continue reading

© 2020 The Standard Bearer. All Rights Reserved