Baptist Doctrines; Addresses Delivered at the North American Pre-Convention Conference, Des Moines, Iowa, June 2l, 1921

Baptist Doctrines; Addresses Delivered at the North American Pre-Convention Conference, Des Moines, Iowa, June 2l, 1921

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1921 edition. Excerpt: ...or contradict his Lord. He will glory in being the bond-slave of Christ whom he delights to honor in all realms of life. He will crown Him Lord of his intellectual life, rejoicing in the use of those weapons of warfare which are not carnal, but which are "mighty through God to the pulling down of strongholds; casting down imaginations, and every high thing which exalteth itself against the knowledge of God, and bringing into captivity every thought to the obedience of Christ." No Christian, and no Baptist, has "liberty," to entertain a view of the Scriptures which is contrary to Christ. III. THE INFALLIBILITY OF CHRIST, IN THE NATURE OF THINGS, IS INVOLVED IN HIS DEITY; you cannot disprove the one without the other. I shall not argue that which is self-evident. It is enough to say that the only record we have of Him never represents Him as expressing a mere opinion, or as uttering a doubtful word. His questions were always the questions of a teacher, put, not to elicit, but to impart information. "He taught them as one having authority, and not as the scribes." He said, "We speak that we do know, and testify that we have seen; and ye receive not our witness. If I have told you earthly things, and ye believe not, how shall ye believe if I tell you of heavenly things?" As He claimed to have power in heaven and on earth, so He claimed a full knowledge both of earthly and heavenly things. To surrender to Modernism involves not only the denial, but the betrayal, of the impeccable Man, the infallible Teacher, and the incarnate God. Respecting the resurrection, Paul said, "If Christ be not risen, then is our preaching vain, and your faith also is vain. Yea, and we are found false witnesses of God; because we...show more

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  • English
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  • 1236601041
  • 9781236601049