Defending early American Theonomy from newly invented conspiracy theories

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I was greatly enthused to introduce to you our new book, God’s Law and Government in America, a collection of three historic sermons in which prominent New England ministers call for Theonomy in the civil realm. You can read that intro here. That was Monday. On Tuesday I was informed that the Pulpit & Pen […]

God’s Law in the American Founding: another brand-new book from American Vision

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Introducing: a book of openly theonomic sermons from the American founding era. Let me be frank up-front: every Christian needs to read these sermons. Every Christian should read this book—especially every pastor, preacher, elder, statesman, teacher, every Christian working in the legal professions, and every law student. Whether as a stand-alone volume, or as a companion […]

Theonomy and regeneration

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Predictably, it has become now fashionable in certain quarters to repeat the “Judaizing” “legalism” charge against Theonomy, mainly through the use of mere contradiction or at best truncated quotations of us. While I write this with absolutely no expectation of stopping the mouths of the incorrigibly obstreperous, and this is old to many of our […]

The outrage over Andy Stanley on verse-by-verse preaching: a lesson in pseudo-discernment

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Let the following stand as a warning against pseudo-discernment, and thus again trusting too much the self-appointed “discernment” ministries out there. This weekend a meme circulated an apparently disparaging quotation from popular (and controversial) mega-church pastor Andy Stanley: The meme is drawing from this interview, where Stanley was asked “What do you think about preaching […]

12 Reasons homosexual marriage will wreck the nation

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The following statement and reasons come verbatim from a “friend of the court” brief filed by the U.S. Justice Institute, along with a legal firm which includes my friend Herbert W. Titus (who brought this to my attention), and others, on behalf of several legal and religious institutes, reagarding the pending homosexual marriage case, Obergefell v. Hodges. […]