I started to write a post on the importance of the Trinity and, lo and behold, this guest post on Pastor Jim’s blog started at the same place I had: The 1689 London Baptist Confession of Faith. Maybe it’s just me but lately I’ve run into more than one source discrediting the Triune God as taught in the scriptures. This is an important post and it communicates what I had intended to.
Note: This is a guest post since presently I am teaching overseas. This is by Jeff Chavez. His blog be found here.
1689 London Baptist Confession of Faith: 2.3c
but distinguished by several peculiar relative properties and personal relations; which doctrine of the Trinity is the foundation of all our communion with God, and comfortable dependence on him.
1689 London Baptist Confession of Faith: 11:4
God did from all eternity decree to justify all the elect,11 and Christ did in the fullness of time die for their sins, and rise again for their justification; nevertheless, they are not justified personally, until the Holy Spirit in time does actually apply Christ to them.
From the 1689 London Baptist Confession and the Scriptures we know that the Triune God works together to accomplish the redemption of His people. Redemption fulfills the Father’s eternal plan. The redemption of God’s people is based…
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