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Posts by: Michael S. Horton

Preaching is Not a Lecture
Michael S. Horton

Preaching involves teaching, but it is much more than that.

2 / 6 / 2014
How To Stay Christian in Seminary: Juggling Multiple Callings
Michael S. Horton

Any seminary worth its salt is going to demand focused labor, time, and interest. In other words, it’s going to be a calling. That’s as it should be. After all, you’re going to be an undershepherd of Christ and you have to be a specialist in his Word.

Historical Claims about Union with Christ
Michael S. Horton

In the follow-up to Dr. Horton's recent interview on Christ the Center about union with Christ and justification, he has offered this series of historical observations regarding claims about union with Christ. It's well worth the time to read it!

Why Should You Come to Seminary?
Michael S. Horton

According to the surveys, most Americans have at least one Bible. They say they even revere it. Over half say they believe that it’s inspired and inerrant! Yet the same surveys reveal an appalling lack of familiarity with its most basic plot, characters, and teachings. The statistics are pretty even for those from evangelical, “Bible-believing” backgrounds.

Piety vs. Pietism / Confessional vs. Confessionalism
Michael S. Horton

One of the great things about movements is that they can bring together people from diverse backgrounds for a common cause. One of the dangerous things about movements is that they can create artificial positions that undermine the integrity of institutions that have grown organically through the years.