ANAKAINOSIS: John Calvin on Creation – James H. Olthuis

Document: James H. Olthuis, "John Calvin on Creation", ANAKAINOSIS, Vol. 7. No. 1 & 2 (n.d.). Excerpt: Calvin has two planes along which humanity can come to a knowledge of God.  There is the special history of God's covenantal purposes and the general history of God's purposes with the entire world. Although these levels are distinct, … Continue reading ANAKAINOSIS: John Calvin on Creation – James H. Olthuis

The Reality of Societal Structures – James H. Olthuis

Document: James H. Olthuis, The Reality of Societal Structures (Toronto, ON.: Institute for Christian Studies, n.d.). Excerpt: The question for this paper is the status and nature of the structural entities which everyone experiences in his life; family, state, marriage, institutional church, business, labor union, etc. How is one to account for these structures, which we … Continue reading The Reality of Societal Structures – James H. Olthuis

The Word of God and Science – James H. Olthuis

Document: James H. Olthuis, The Word of God and Science (Toronto, ON.: Institute for Christian Studies, n.d.). Excerpt: The problem of the relation of the Bible to science is of fundamental importance for any group of Christians who engage in theoretical work. At the same time this customary formulation of the question, the relation of the … Continue reading The Word of God and Science – James H. Olthuis