The Confessional Presbyterian 15 (2019)

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Cover: Gisbertus Voetius (1589–1676)
Table of Content

2. Editorial
Articles
3. Gisbertus Voetius: The Pillar of the Nadere Reformatie
By Robert Martin
9. Gisbertus Voetius: God’s Single, Absolutely Simple Essence
By R. M. Hurd
41. The Class of 1652 of the Academia Voetiana
By Adriaan C. Neele
49. “The Dictatorship of Dr Cooke”: Henry Cooke’s Tory Domination of Irish Presbyterianism Reconsidered
By Daniel Ritchie
64. Scripture with a Southern Accent: Understanding and Applying a Southern Presbyterian’s View of the Bible
By Gabriel N.E. Fluhrer
69. Nineteenth Century Southern Presbyterians: Some Theological and Pastoral Distinctives
By C. N. Willborn
81. Why are Ecclesiastical Feast Days in the Reformed Church Order?
By R. D. Anderson
89. Luther on Public Worship: Serving God and Being Served by Him
By Clif Daniell
97. The Missiological Implications of Herman Bavinck’s Doctrine of the Trinity
By Thiago Machado Silva
108. Full Redemption: The Puritan Doctrine of Glorification
By B. E. Franks
115. Approaching a Heavenly Reality in a Temporal Realm: Robert Bruce’s Theology of the Sacrament
By Frank L. Bartoe IV
129. Discipline of Baptized Members: Are Baptized Members Subject to the Judicial Process of the Church?
By Gavin Beers
148. The Noahic Covenants and Redemptive Judgment
By Jeong Koo Jeon

163 Reviews & Responses: Jeffrey Hause (ed.), Aquinas’s Summa Theologiae: A Critical Guide (Harrison Perkins) 163 ■ Cornelis Venema, Chosen in Christ: Revisiting the Contours of Predestination, Reformed, Exegetical and Doctrinal Studies (Daniel Ragusa) 165 ■ Theodore Van Raalte, Antoine de Chandieu: The Silver Horn of Geneva’s Reformed Triumvirate (Thomas Haviland-Pabst) 166 ■ J. V. Fesko, Reforming Apologetics: Retrieving the Classic Reformed Approach to Defending the Faith (Mark A. Herzer) 169 ■ Daniel Ritchie, Isaac Nelson: Radical Abolitionist, Evangelical Presbyterian, and Irish Nationalist (Alan D. Strange) 172 ■ Theistic Evolution: A Scientific, Philosophical, and Theological Critique, edited by J. P. Moreland, Stephen C. Meyer, Christopher Shaw, Ann K. Gauger, and Wayne Grudem (Adrian C. Keister) 174 ■ J. Philip Arthur, Christ all-sufficient: Colossians and Philemon simply explained (Frank J. Smith) 178 ■ Michael Horton, Justification, volumes 1–2 (Lane Keister) 179 ■

181 Psallo: Psalm 15:1–5
184 Antiquary: Why Christmas Day ought not to be Observed: A Transcription from Manuscript of Notes from a Sermon by George Gillespie, December 24, 1643
200 Bibliography
210 Author Index: Volumes 1–15 (2005–2019)
222 The Editors

In Brief: Calvin Preaching on December 25, 1550/51 (88) ■ In Brief: Robert Bruce (127) ■
223 Spirit & Truth: A Film About Worship ■

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