Developing the
mind of Christ

Theology, philosophy & apologetics from Reformed marketing expert Dominic Bnonn Tennant

Water and spirit

An exchange demonstrating that it does not, and cannot, refer to baptism.

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Thorny problems with Molinism #3: the theological grounding objection

In which I show that Molinism is a just-so story when it comes to God’s omniscience.

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Thorny problems with Molinism #2: the demonstrable falsehood of its governing intuition

In which I demonstrate what I had previously claimed: namely, that starting with our intuitions rather than with what God has revealed is a lousy way of doing theology.

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Thorny problems with Molinism #1: doing theology backwards

In which I raise a fundamental issue of methodology, and also vent a bit.

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What is love? Part 6: revisiting the standard definition

What does it mean that God is love, that he loves us, and that we are to love him? In part 6, I return to the broader definition of love, to demonstrate how to presupposes onetogetherness, but also points us to other biblical concepts.

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Why God can’t be evil

An exceptionally tardy response to Stephen Law’s inept challenge.

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What is idolatry?

TLDR: it is worshiping other divine beings. It is not putting things before God—whether money, food, sport, entertainment, sex, love, family or anything else. You can’t worship those things, and making them your masters is not the same thing as idolatry.

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