What about people who didn't have the chance to hear Gospel? Were they not elects at all? [duplicate]
I am a Christian and a convert from Hinduism. If God has chosen me because I am an elect by enabling me to hear the good news, how about my ancestors who have not heard the Gospel ? How about people ...
If I understand correctly, Calvinists believe that God selects certain people for salvation based solely on His will... that is, the selection has nothing to do with the people themselves. My ...
I was just perusing the wikipedia article on predestination, and came across an interesting blip on "Temporal Predestination": Temporal predestination is the view that God only determines temporal ...
Coming from a Nazarene tradition, influenced by Wesley and the Holiness Movement, my reflections upon sin are based upon the Nazarene manual's definitions (See 5.1,5.3) summarized as 5.1. Original ...
Why can't cardinals over 80 vote in the conclave? Is there a reason given anywhere?
Is there any reason given in the bible or in Jewish teachings as to why God chose Abram to be the father of Israel? For example, Noah seems to be chosen by God because he is Righteous. "Noah was ...