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The Religious Life of Theological Students, by Princeton Professor Dr. B. B. Warfield

A minister must be learned, on pain of being utterly incompetent for his work. But before and above being learned, a minister must be godly. `Vocation’—it is the call of God, addressed to every man, whoever he may be, to … Continue reading

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Jonathan Edwards, “Religious Affections”

The Place of Affection in the Christian Life The holy Scriptures do everywhere place religion very much in the affection; such as fear, hope, love, hatred, desire, joy, sorrow, gratitude, compassion, and zeal. – 20 From a vigorous affectionate, and … Continue reading

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Purpose of the areUserious.org Website

Are You Serious? I chose the name for this website based on the concept which Dr. James I. Packer (noted theologian and Christian scholar) explains as he discusses the world of the Puritans (see his excellent book, A Quest for … Continue reading

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Words of Jesus

BELOW ARE SOME OF THE SAYINGS OF JESUS WHICH ARE CALLED “HARD SAYINGS” Jesus confronts us with who He is and how we must respond to Him. We must take Him seriously – areUserious about Jesus?? ________________________________________________________ Luke 13:23-30: Not … Continue reading

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