Some Random Thoughts About Substitutionary Atonement – Dr. Michael Heiser

Evangelicalism has routinely mis-applied the OT sacrifices to Jesus. The blood, for example, is never applied to people except to sanctify the priests (they needed to be de-contaminated for occupying sacred space). That had nothing to do with forgiveness for moral sin. — Read on drmsh.com/random-thoughts-substitutionary-atonement/

“The Wrath of God Satisfied” | Scot McKnight

Do you see propitiation at the core of the atonement? Do you think God’s wrath was pacified (propitiated) in the cross? Not all agree with the propitiation proponents, and one who did not agree was C.F.D. Moule. Moule in his characteristic succinct way summarizes the NT texts, and I quote them below, after the jump. …

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3 Crucial Reasons Why Holding to PSA (Penal Substitution Atonement) is Legitimate

1. Only Exclusive PSA is Problematic Justice can be both restorative and retributive; these complementary aspects of authentic justice are not mutually exclusive. Rather, the two aspects belong together in order to comprise and demonstrate a well-rounded justice. Penal Substitution Atonement can harmoniously coexist with other Atonement views, such as Medical Substitution, Christus Victor, Aikido …

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Lamb’s Harbinger’s Top Spiritual Influencers

For a heart-focused discipleship that promotes brain science's role in building community, healing emotionally, breaking addictions and compulsions, maturing relationally & spiritually, and understanding personal spiritual warfare, as well as leading others through advanced spiritual matters (ex. SRA survivors, DD, etc.): For teachings on the Church being authentic to its Scriptural descriptions and prescriptions as a living …

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Greg Boyd on Divine Wrath and the Penal Substitute View of Atonement

Please access the following articles: 10 Problems with the Penal Substitution View of the Atonement | Reknew.org Does Greg Boyd Accept Divine Wrath? | Patheos: Jesus Creed Reknew.org (Key Word search: Wrath) ______________________ OTHER RESOURCES: Penal Substitution is Unavoidable | Jesus Creed Gustaf Aulén's Christus Victor (Excerpt) What about God’s Wrath? | Escape to Reality …

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The (True) Theory of Everything

The Bible presents the truth about human existence and the universe in which we find it. 1 Created Universe The physical universe was brought into being by the self-existing, uncaused and limitless God who can create "out of nothing." That Creator is the 1st and the rightful King of the physical universe, and He dwells in …

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Why Do Some Not Believe?

To be sure, eternal salvation (as offered through Christ) is by grace and through faith, so that no one has any reason to boast (Ephesians 2:8-9). Faith for eternal pardon and reconciliation to God is NOT a work; faith is not a merit for "earning" righteousness in God's eyes (Romans 4:1-8). Yet, clearly salvation comes …

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180 — “33 Minutes that Will Rock Your World”

..................................... OTHER RESOURCES: Abortion: It is Her Body, It is Her Choice? by Daniel Prayson CARM on Abortion From Conception, A Human by J.W. Wartick I am Afraid of this Pro-Choice Argument by Matt Walsh Identity Theft by The Valley Girl Apologist Life Begins At Conception More Morality | See, There's This Thing Called Biology …

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Exposing the “Third and Fourth Generation” Lie

It is the aim of Lamb's Harbinger to bring good news to the afflicted/poor, to bind up the broken hearted, to proclaim liberty for the captives and freedom for the imprisoned, & that now is the time of God's gracious favor for all to accept (Is. 61). Some of the religious lawyers and "leaders" in Jesus' day did just …

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