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Salt and light: Different, good and useful

Salt and light: Different, good and useful

February 7, 2011

You are the salt of the earth, but if salt has lost its taste, how shall its saltiness be restored? It is no longer good for anything except to be thrown out and trampled under people’s feet. “You are the light of the world. A city set on a hill cannot be hidden. Nor do […]

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A life of real worship (the Calvin club)

A life of real worship (the Calvin club)

December 5, 2010

I am finally resuming my reading of Calvin’s Institutes. This isn’t a summary, but some thoughts provoked by what I read in chapter XII of Book 1. When we ascribe service and honour to anything or anyone other than God, we dishonour God (I. xii. 1). We are spreading his worship among lesser gods. Calvin […]

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