Antiquities of the Jews – Book IV

CONTAINING THE INTERVAL OF THIRTY-EIGHT YEARS.  FROM THE REJECTION OF THAT GENERATION TO THE DEATH OF MOSES. CHAPTER 1. FIGHT OF THE HEBREWS WITH THE CANAANITES WITHOUT THE CONSENT OF MOSES; AND THEIR DEFEAT.  1. NOW this life of the Hebrews in the wilderness was so disagreeable and troublesome to them, and they were so […]

BIBLICAL DOGMATICS

  PART THIRD OUR FATHER IN HEAVEN SECTION THIRD THE REVELATION IN JESUS CHRIST Chapter 2   Christ’s Own Testimony and Teaching Jesus’ Testimony in Matthew 11:25-27. There is no saying of Jesus preserved to us in the gospels that bears more directly on the subject before us than the one written in Matt. 11:25-27: […]

CHAPTER IV. The Concomitants of the Second Event

(Part 4) Eschatology   § 1. The General Resurrection.    § 2. The Final Judgment.    § 3. The End of the World. § 4. The Kingdom of Heaven.  § 5. The Theory of the Pre-millennial Advent. § 6. Future Punishment.   THE events which according to the common doctrine of the Church are to attend the […]

CHAPTER XIII. The Exaltation of Christ

(Part 3) Soteriology   § 1. Resurrection of Christ.    § 2. Ascension of Christ.    § 3. Sitting at the Right Hand of God. § 4. Christ’s coming to judge the World. According to our standards the exaltation of Christ includes, (1.) His resurrection. (2.) His ascension. (3.) His sitting at the right hand of God. […]

CHAPTER XII. Humiliation of Christ

(Part 3) Soteriology CHAPTER XII. Humiliation of Christ   § 1. Includes his Incarnation.    § 2. He was made under the Law.    § 3. His Sufferings and Death. § 4. He endured the Wrath of God.  § 5. His Death and Burial. § 1. Includes his Incarnation.       The Apostle tells us that Christ […]

CHAPTER V. Prophetic Office

(Part 3) Soteriology   § 1. Nature of the Prophetic Office.    § 2. How Christ executes the Office of a Prophet. § 1. Nature of the Prophetic Office.       According to Scriptural usage a prophet is one who speaks for another. In Exodus vii. 1, it is said, “See, I have made thee a […]

CHAPTER III. The Origin of the Soul

(Part 2) Anthropology § 1. Theory of Preexistence.    § 2. Traducianism.    § 3. Creationism.    § 4. Concluding Remarks. § 1. Theory of Preexistence.     THREE theories have been advanced as to the origin of the soul First, that of the Preexistence of the soul; secondly, that of Traduction, or the doctrine that the soul of […]

CHAPTER III. Anti-Theistic Theories

(Part 1) THEOLOGY PROPER   § 1. What is meant by Anti-Theism.    § 2.Polytheism.   § 3. Hylozoism. § 4. Materialism.  § 5. Pantheism. § 1. What is meant by Anti-Theism.       As Theism is the doctrine of an extramundane, personal God, the creator, preserver, and governor of all things, any doctrine which denies the […]

CHAPTER VI. The Protestant Rule of Faith

(Intro)   § 1. Statement of the Doctrine.    § 2. The Scriptures are Infallible, i. e., given by Inspiration of God. § 3. Adverse Theories.  § 4. The Completeness of the Scriptures. § 5. Perspicuity of the Scriptures. The Right of Private Judgment.    § 6. Rules of interpretation. §1. Statement of the Doctrine.       […]