By Kenneth Keathley
In Salvation and Sovereignty, Kenneth Keathley asks, “What shall a Christian do who's confident of convinced vital tenets of Calvinism yet now not its corollaries?” He then writes, “I see salvation as a sovereign paintings of grace yet suspect that the standard Calvinist figuring out of sovereignty (that God is the reason for all issues) isn't sustained by way of the biblical witness as a whole.”
Aiming to unravel this subject, the writer argues that simply 3 of Calvinism’s 5 TULIP issues might be defended scripturally and in its place builds at the ROSES acronym first awarded by way of Timothy George (Radical depravity, Overcoming grace, Sovereign election, Eternal lifestyles, Singular redemption). In relation, Keathley appears to be like at salvation and sovereignty throughout the lens of Molinism, a doctrine named after Luis Molina (1535-1600) that's according to a robust thought of God’s keep watch over and an both company confirmation of human freedom.
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