Re: [Covenanted Reformation] Questions for Bill
>....so I prefer...This seems to be your approach on everything
> I told you that on biblical principle the practice of giving names
> assemblies is unacceptable.So, let me get this straight, you can believe whatever seems
fitting to you so long as you don't give it a name?
>What name do you gather under?Under the Name of the Triune God, Father Son and Holy
Ghost. Though I imagine this is more what you mean--Presently I am
attending the church that is the parent of the college I am going
to, which goes by the name Christ Church and is a member the
Confederation of Reformed Evangelicals, at home I am a member of the
First Christian Reformed Church of Ripon, CA. I have formally
professed adherence to the Three Forms of Unity-
http://www.prca.org/literature.html and I am also in agreement with
the Westminster standards.
> Matthew 18:20 For where two or three are gathered together in myname,
> there am I in the midst of them.OK, I will try this one more time, perhaps if I rephrase the
question. Bill, do you only worship with you family and consider
that your local church, or is there a larger local body of believers
that you assemble with? Do you have any standards or statement of
faith? Any terms of communion? Approximately how many members?
> <Jason>These were yes or no questions. So I take it No and No ?
> >>Do you Believe in the Trinity (with no qualifying
> >>Can you give firm assent to these four documents?
> >>Question 5. Why are you in this club (honestly)?consider the
> I would like to think that I have stimulated some people to
> scriptures in ways they might not have been exposed. Honestly.Well, stop, you haven't
> <Jason>am the
> >>May God either free them from their tyrant or turn his heart
> What, pray tell, is that supposed to mean? I am not a tyrant but
> rightful father of my children.This is my sincere prayer, for I am saddened to see so many under
such a violent head. I do not doubt that you are the rightful
father, but rightful fathers are often tortuous tyrants such
yourself, who tear down their own homes with pernicious,
destructive, and false doctrine. I pray firstly that God would open
your eyes to your most dangerous error and turn you, if he would not
grant that I ask that the tortured subjects might be freed by your
With the pure thou wilt shew thyself pure;
And with the froward thou wilt shew thyself froward.
For thou wilt save the afflicted people;
But wilt bring down high looks.