An unfortunate example of the fallacy of Epithet comes in the writings of John Calvin himself. That such a gifted theologian as Calvin commits this error testifies again to the insidious nature of fallacies – even the best can and do fall prey.
Not too long ago I was engaged in conversation with a man who uttered the all too common refrain, “It is hard to believe that anyone could actually think the world is getting better.” He spoke rather emphatically as if assured that he was talking to someone in full agreement. He then went on to […]
I have been too busy and a bit distracted to keep up with continuing discussion over R2K and “transformationalism.” I just checked in on the latest from Carl Trueman and R. Scott Clark yesterday and, after digesting their logic, let’s just say that it did not “refresh my bowels” (Philem. 1:20 KJV). I will address […]
When Reb Bradley published his article, “Solving the Crisis in Homeschooling,” it deservedly received much attention from the homeschool community in the US. The article is an honest estimate of the blind spots in homeschooling, told by a homeschooling father who is looking back and assessing the mistakes he has made; and also the mistakes […]