Category Archives: Armchair Lounge

Is Easter a Pagan Holiday?

Every Easter I have to brace myself for the onslaught of ridiculous meme’s and factually baseless blog articles claiming that Christianity stole Easter from the Pagans. A friend of mine contributed a post for my blog on this topic a … Continue reading

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Do not call unclean what God has called clean…

    One of the things Roman Catholics will accuse protestants of is believing in what they call a legal fiction. My understanding is they believe that God makes you perfect in this life to earn salvation by means of … Continue reading

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Objective Justification

“He is the propitiation for our sins, and not for ours only but also for the sins of the whole world”…. Continue reading

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Original Sin: The Curse on Men and Women

If your flesh can die then you are impacted by the curse… Continue reading

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Children attacked by “She Bears”

“This old testament event is given to us to show us what we deserve, and what punishment has been taken for us by Christ” Continue reading

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Andy Stanley: Unhitching the Old Testament

“All Scripture is breathed out by God and profitable for teaching, for reproof, for correction, and for training in righteousness 2 Tim 3:16 ESV Continue reading

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What is a Sacrament?

“Accedat verbum ad sacramentum ad elementum et fit sacramentum” which means that ‘when the Word is added to the element or the natural substance, it becomes a sacrament,’ that is, a holy, divine thing and sign.” Martin Luther, The Large Catechism, Fourth Part: Baptism, sections 17-18, in The Book of Concord Continue reading

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Why doesn’t anyone go to church anymore?

“And although you were formerly alienated and hostile in mind, engaged in evil deeds” Colossians 1:21 NASB Continue reading

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The Narcissism of Homosexuality

‘Among them we too all formerly lived in the lusts of our flesh, indulging the desires of the flesh and of the mind, and were by nature children of wrath, even as the rest. ‘ Ephesians 2:3 NASB Continue reading

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Is it a sin to drink alcohol?

“Go then, eat your bread in happiness and drink your wine with a cheerful heart; for God has already approved your works.” Ecc 9:7 Continue reading

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