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Morbid Introspection & Mysticism, Twins of Experiential Pride

Obadiah 3 The pride of thine heart hath deceived thee. C. H. SPURGEON (1834-1892): There is a certain breed of Calvinists, whom I do not envy, who are always jeering and sneering as much as ever they can at the … Continue reading

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Pride: The Source of Error, Envy & Every Evil Work

Proverbs 13:10; James 4:1; James 3:14, 16        Only by pride cometh contention.        From whence come wars and fightings among you? Come they not hence, even of your lusts that war in your members.        If ye have bitter … Continue reading

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The Hopeless Futility of Trying to Be Saved by “Good Works”

I Corinthians 15:3; Ephesians 2:8,9        Christ died for our sins according to the scriptures.        By grace are ye saved through faith; and that not of yourselves: it is the gift of God: not of works, lest any man … Continue reading

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Evolution: An “Opposition of Science, Falsely So Called”

I Timothy 1:20,21        Keep that which is committed to thy trust, avoiding profane and vain babblings, and oppositions of science falsely so called: which some professing have erred concerning the faith. WILLIAM BUELL SPRAGUE (1795-1876): Who can estimate the … Continue reading

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The Roots of Error & Heresy

Matthew 22:29; 2 Peter 3:16         Ye do err not knowing the scriptures.        In which are some things hard to be understood, which they that are unlearned and unstable wrest, as they do also the other scriptures, unto their … Continue reading

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False Prophets & False Teachers & Their Poisonous Effect

Matthew 24:11,24,25; 2 Peter 2:1        And many false prophets shall arise, and shall deceive many…There shall arise false Christs, and false prophets, and shall shew great signs and wonders; insomuch that, if it were possible, they shall deceive the … Continue reading

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Man’s Free Will: Roman Catholic & Arminian Unity in Doctrinal Error

Ephesians 1:4-6; Romans 8:30, 31        He hath chosen us in him before the foundation of the world, that we should be holy and without blame before him in love: having predestinated us unto the adoption of children by Jesus … Continue reading

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When a Godly Man Insists Upon an Error 1: Marburg, 1529

Mark 14:22-24        Jesus took bread, and blessed, and brake it, and gave to them, and said, Take, eat; this is my body. And he took the cup, and when he had given thanks, he gave it to them: and … Continue reading

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