A listener asks "the famous Carl Trueman" what “to be Reformed” really means, as Aimee and Todd play the mediators.

The term “Reformed” is full of meaning, but many times it’s reduced to simply mean holding to the five points of Calvinism or merely ascribing to a predestinarian theology. What does it mean to be Reformed, and—conversely—what does it not mean? What bearing does the 16th and 17th-century church have on this word today, and what other factors make one’s faith practice truly Reformed? Does Reformed theology necessitate Reformed liturgy? How do you know you just walked into a Reformed church? The famous Dr. Trueman answers it all.

 
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Posted on Monday, October 07, 2019 by Todd Pruitt on 1517
Posted on Friday, October 04, 2019 by Aimee Byrd on Housewife Theologian

Another endorser responds

Posted on Thursday, October 03, 2019 by Aimee Byrd on Housewife Theologian

So here is my response

Posted on Tuesday, September 03, 2019 by Aimee Byrd on Housewife Theologian

And why Rachel Miller is the right person to write this book.

Posted on Wednesday, August 28, 2019 by Carl Trueman on Postcards from Palookaville

Philadelphia's loss is Greenville's gain.

Posted on Thursday, July 11, 2019 by Aimee Byrd on Housewife Theologian

As she is placed between Proverbs and Song of Songs in the Masoretic Text of the Hebrew Scriptures

Posted on Monday, July 08, 2019 by Todd Pruitt on 1517

Or why I appreciate the GRN

Posted on Sunday, June 23, 2019 by Aimee Byrd on Housewife Theologian

And I'm not telling people to get rid of masculinity and femininity. I'm challenging how we use these terms.

Posted on Friday, June 21, 2019 by Aimee Byrd on Housewife Theologian

Who's really the thin complementarian?

Posted on Monday, June 03, 2019 by Aimee Byrd on Housewife Theologian

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The Contributors

Each of our contributors post here regularly, sharing their wit and wisdom on a wide variety of topics. Read more at each of their individual blogs, listed below.

 


Carl Trueman

Postcards from Palookaville

Pastor and teacher of church history, this anti-celebrity "celebrity” dreams about what might have been, had he played his cards right. See all of Carl’s posts »


Todd Pruitt

1517

Always Texan, once Southern Baptist, now Presbyterian, he exhibits a high regard for BASE jumping, interpretive dance, and puppies. See all of Todd's posts »


Aimee Byrd

Housewife Theologian

Driving her kids all over tarnation, and her husband crazy, this tender-loving, cut-throat theologian packs a punch... or Nunchuck. See all of Aimee's posts »