Home > Covenant Theology > Our reason for referring to this paltry quibble is because it illustrates a very superficial approach to God’s Word

Our reason for referring to this paltry quibble is because it illustrates a very superficial approach to God’s Word

Our reason for referring to this paltry quibble is because it illustrates a very superficial approach to God’s Word which is becoming more and more prevalent in certain quarters, and which stands badly in need of being corrected. Words are only counters or signs after all (different writers use them with varying latitude, as is sometimes the case in Scripture itself); and to be unduly occupied with the shell often results in a failure to obtain the kernel within. Some Unitarians refuse to believe in the tri-unity of God, merely because no verse can be found which categorically affirms there are “three Persons in the Godhead” or where the word Trinity is used. But what matters the absence of the mere word itself, when three distinct divine persons are clearly delineated in the Word of truth! For the same reason others repudiate the fact of the total depravity of fallen man, which is the height of absurdity when Scripture depicts him as corrupt in all the faculties of his being.

Arthur W. Pink- The Divine Covenants-Part Two-The Adamic Covenant

 

  1. July 21, 2020 at 8:38 am

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