Search for the Twelve Apostles 

The Search for the Twelve Apostles   By Dr. William Steuart McBirnie  Tyndale House Publishers, 2008  Reviewed by Mike Velthouse    It’s quite amazing when you think about it. Of all the men whom Jesus could have called to be his disciples, surely he would have looked in Athens for the philosophers and cultural elite. Finding them in Alexandria amongst the […]

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The New Testament Documents: Are They Reliable?

The New Testament Documents are they reliable? E.F. Bruce – Eerdmans – 120 pp. – $1.25 (paperback)   The answer is “yes.”  From a historical point of view the New Testament meets the standards by which any book is judged trustworthy.  Of course, the New Testament is not merely “any book.”  But it does make […]

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The Rule of Faith and Life

At first glance it might seem quite unnecessary to express the subject matter of the fourth article of our Confession as a matter of faith. The article simply lists the sixty-six books of the Old and New Testaments which we confess to be canonical. This matter is not disputed in Reformed circles. All are agreed […]

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