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To what extent Luther thought human's have 'free will' is actually not fully disclosed in any of his writings. In general Luther opposed all notions of free-will, as those espousing the term always implied some ability (no matter how insignificant) to perform some good work (even if qualified by a 'cooperation' with the Spirit). Luther firmly believed and ...


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Yes, the God the Calvinists believe in is unjust. Paul makes it pretty clear in the beginning of Romans: "[God] will render to every man according to his deeds: To them who by patient continuance in well doing seek for glory and honour and immortality, eternal life: But unto them that are contentious, and do not obey the truth, but obey unrighteousness, ...


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This stream seems to be from a few years ago, but I thought I would add a couple of notes here. I've read two key questions here: 1) Is God just if he condemns sinners who are born evil? and 2) Can Man really judge God's standard of justice by man's standard of justice? If a child is born blind in a country where it's illegal to be illiterate, I think we ...



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