Tuesday, October 17, 2006

Repentance - What Are We REALLY Praying For?

Dr. Ray PritchardRay Proitchard - photo

In our day, and in our circles, the doctrine of repentance is not preache
d very often. There are several reasons for this. First, we live in a superficial age and any preaching of repentance is bound to cut through the superficiality. This is one point on which both liberals and conservatives share unspoken agreement—no one wants to go to church and hear hard truth from the pulpit, and repentance is the ultimate hard truth. Second, some evangelicals fear the preaching of repentance because they think it somehow opposes the gospel of grace. Their fears are justified if repentance is made to equal penance, the act whereby a man atones for his own sin. But that is not true biblical repentance. Where true repentance is preached, it actually promotes the grace of God.===>Click headline for complete article . . .

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