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Questioner: Rev. H.C. Hoeksema  Answers by: Rev. H. Hoeksema  (Continued)  Question: Why was this meeting called by the Committee for Protestant Reformed Action, and why were all our ministers with the exception of one, and all our consistories bypassed ? Doesn’t that look very suspicious?  Speaker: Well, that’s up to my son to answer. I’ve no business there. 

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Mr. F. Harbin asks:  Rom. 8:29 says: “For whom he foreknew, he also foreordained to be conformed to the image of his Son, that he might be the firstborn among many brethren, and whom he foreordained them he also called, and whom he called them he also justified and whom he justified, them he also glorified.” 

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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 written by Reverend G. Vos in the December 15 issue of The Standard Bearer. I refer to the paragraph found on page 122 immediately before the asterisks. The second sentence contains a phrase “by a worm on the Cross,”—was this a printing error, strange terminology with Christ in mind or does...

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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 occasions. 

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