Monthly Archives: January 2014

Is Augustine’s God from Aristotle?

And what did it profit me that, when scarce twenty years old, a book of Aristotle’s, entitled The Ten Predicaments, fell into my hands—…, imagining that whatsoever existed was comprehended in those ten categories, I tried so to understand, O … Continue reading

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The Mutable Evidence For Immutability – James 1:17

James 1:17Every good gift and every perfect gift is from above, and comes down from the Father of lights, with whom there is no variation or shadow of turning. (ουκ ενι παραλλαγη η τροπης αποσκιασμα) The literal Greek translation of … Continue reading

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The Mutable Evidence For Immutability – Titus 1:2

VIII.       Titus 1:2 in hope of eternal life which God, who cannot lie, (ο αψευδης θεος) promised before time began, Again another verse that has nothing to do with immutability is offered by the classical theologians in support of the doctrine … Continue reading

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The Mutable Evidence For Immutability – Hebrews 13:8

VII.          Heb 13:8  Jesus Christ is the same (ο αυτος ) yesterday, today, and forever. First let everyone slap themselves and wake up.  Jesus Christ was not immutable.  He was a baby became a man and died.  These are very … Continue reading

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The Mutable Evidence For Immutability – Hebrews 6:18

VI.             Heb 6:18that by two immutable things, in which it is impossible for God to lie, we might have strong consolation, who have fled for refuge to lay hold of the hope set before us. Of course, God is speaking … Continue reading

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The Mutable Evidence For Immutability – Romans 1:23

V.                Rom 1:23 and changed the glory of the incorruptible (αφθαρτου) God into an image made like corruptible man—and birds and four-footed animals and creeping things. The term incorruptible does not mean immutable.  The word aphthartou (αφθαρτου) is used in Corinthians … Continue reading

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The Mutable Evidence For Immutability – Malachi 3:6

Mal 3:6 “For I am the LORD, I do not change; Therefore you are not consumed, O sons of Jacob. God is making a point: “I do not change, therefore you are not consumed.” Suppose God is saying: “I do not gain … Continue reading

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