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Rousas John Rushdoony The Institutes of Biblical Law XIV. 4

Rousas John Rushdoony The Institutes of Biblical Law XIV. 4
【関心・疑問】

【論文名】
XIV. The Church

【著者名】
Rousas John Rushdoony

【書名・(巻・号)・出版社・出版年・(版)】
The Institutes of Biblical Law: A Chalcedon Study, Nutley, N.J.: Craig Press, 1973, pp.739-781

【本文の構成】
1. The Meaning of Eldership
2. The Office of Elder in the Church
3. The Christian Passover
4. Circumcision and Baptism
5. The Priesthood of All Believers
6. Discipline
7. Rebukes and Excommunication
8. Power and Authority
9. Peace

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【引用したい文章(ページ数)】
 To be faithless to the covenant meant to be cut off, to be wiped out by the flood of judgment, to be destroyed by the fire of God’s wrath. Thus, the very marks of the covenant are also signs of God’s unfailing judgment on covenant-breakers from the beginning of history. All men are covenant-breakers, but the circumcised of the Old Testament church (and it was called a church in Acts 7:38) and the baptized of the New, are doubly so. This knowledge may have contributed to the delayed baptisms in the early church, many deferring it to the point of death: such a practice was, of course, a sin against the covenant. Kline’s comment on the baptism of Jesus brings out the aspect of judgment clearly: (p.759)

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