Descartes’ Theory of Contingency – Chris Gousmett

Document: Chris Gousmett, "Descartes' Theory of Contingency", ANAKAINOSIS, Vol. 6, No. 2 (1983). Excerpt: "In 1630, Descartes wrote a letter to Mersenne in which he stated a doctrine which was to shock his contemporaries... It was so unorthodox and so contrary to the prevailing theological opinion that Descartes was reluctant to make it public. The doctrine is that God … Continue reading Descartes’ Theory of Contingency – Chris Gousmett

Bavinck and Kuyper on Creation and Miracle – Chris Gousmett

Document: Chris Gousmett, "Bavinck and Kuyper on Creation and Miracle", ANAKAINOSIS, Vol. 7, No. 1 and 2 (1984). Excerpt: It has been the confession of the Church since its earliest days that God created all things and constantly maintains them in existence. This continuing relationship of God to his creation includes the mighty acts of power performed … Continue reading Bavinck and Kuyper on Creation and Miracle – Chris Gousmett