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Philippians 2:8-13 helps place 2 Peter 1:10 into the correct context. That is another way of saying, "bear fruit that befits repentance." In a way that only our sovereign God understands, both His sovereign election, and His gift to us of personal volition are true. Ignoring, rationalizing or spiritualizing Scripture passages that seem to counter our own ...


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". . . we have some level of influence over whether we finally end up among the elect . . .." Your words, above, summarize well the seemingly inherent contradiction between extreme Calvinism and extreme Arminianism. I use the word extreme purposely, because from my perspective there is truth in both "camps." For adherents of one camp to say the ...


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I believe it is a matter of perspective. I don't see the fundamental Calvinist doctrine being at odds with any scripture, (although many have implemented it in ways contrary to scripture, as with any doctrine). the KJV says: Wherefore the rather, brethren, give diligence to make your calling and election sure: for if ye do these things, ye shall ...



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