Theological and polemical writings
'For the weapons of our
warfare are not carnal, but mighty through God to the pulling down
of strong holds;
Casting down reasonings and
every high thing that exalts itself against the knowledge of God,
and bringing into captivity
every thought to the obedience of Christ'
An introductory foreword to the faculty of Jannes and Jambres (a.k.a. academic theological faculties across the globe)
The Divine Name
The glorious Son - the Fountain of Life (As a pdf file)
The Eternal Generation of the Son
(by kind permission, an expression of Nicene Orthodoxy by Malcolm Watts, ©BLQ 2010).
My only minor qualm is in the specific interpretation of Psalm 2.7 over the sense of 'this day',which I take not to refer here primarily to the eternal generation of the Son, for He is always
the Son, in this sense,
but to the secondary and derivative
begetting from the dead, which took place at the resurrection.
John Owen on Hebrews 5.5 (pdf file)
Images of Christ - idols and a great curse (As pdf)
(In Arabic as pdf)
A short survey of scripture teaching on the Canon of Scripture Errors
of Bruce Metzger examined – Clement of Rome and the canon
(As a pdf file)
The blueprint reexamined - some thoughts on the Lord's Table and on Church membership
absolute simplicity of God’s essence – an alien philosophical
intrusion from NeoPlatonism into scriptural teaching on the
-an error common to all three monotheistic faiths - scriptural
Augustine and the theophany at Mamre
1:18 - a profound corruption in many
modern translations and ancient MSS
Should Christians plan to borrow? (pdf) The iniquity of interest
The impropriety of Christian oaths
Some thoughts on a desirable pastor
Jephthah's vow -
a real sacrifice and its implications for Calvary
Is Michael the Archangel a manifestation of the Messiah or not? (As a pdf file)
Who wrote Psalm 89, and why it matters?
Did King David 'torture' the Ammonites?
critique of Hendriksen's 'Israel in prophecy' (As a pdf file)
A summary of John Owen's
view(s) on land covenant
coverings a scriptural command for women at prayer (Michael
Marlowe's helpful exegesis)
Though he lacks proper caution about ancient (e.g. Clement of
Alexandria, sn. 11) and now Islamic
misuse of the face veil, under the misguided profession of
Theological connection with the increasing prevalence of sexual perversions
Is Doctor or Rabbi a legitimate title for a preacher?
Some comments on
Andrew Bonar on the intriguing event in Leviticus 10.16-20
Jerusalem Temple the literal seat of Antichrist
Wroclaw's EST, , Affinity and the FIEC
antinomian tendency in centred set missiology
Zelophehad and Messiah's
genealogy (As a pdf file)
How did Boaz press his case for Ruth's hand?
Rambam and Hellenic leaven
A response to the Elephant and the Suit (pdf) The original piece is here
Some thoughts on
supercession and replacement theology - what has been replaced?
To whom was the promise of the New Covenant in Jeremiah 31 primarily made? Israel and Judah or all the world?
thoughts on the covenants
on the Sabbath
Submission to ungodly powers - how far for a believer?
scriptural characteristics of the Antichrist
6 intriguing, complex acrostics of HaShem in Esther: 'I conceal'
The fifth (and sixth) in 7.5 is a five word palindrome which allows the 4 word acrostic for 'I AM' to be read in both directions. Is there a seventh?
More acrostics from Bullinger's work, including the famous double direction acrostic in Psalm 96.11.
Nettelhorst: Reflection on the gender of Wisdom and of the Holy Spirit (Archived here)
Is the Archangel Michael the Lord Jesus Christ?
Were the two angels who warned Lot a Theophany?
Stephen's Sanhedrin Speech