Re: [John_Lit] predestination in John
- --- Timothy P. Jenney wrote:
> Back to Systematics: the "source" or "composition" of eachThis is getting off-topic. We should, I think, restrict ourselves
> person's nature is not discussed in John, or anywhere else in
> Scripture that I know of. So the theological controversy of of
> predestination continues to rage:
> Does God simply [fore]know who will follow him? [Free will;
> Or does he simply recognize those who will follow him by something
> in their nature? [My own thought]
> Or did he decide who would follow him by some arbitrary means?
> [Predestination; Classic Calvinism]
to what Johannine writings say about predestination (if anything).
Mt. Clemens, MI