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All articles by David Samuel

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June 2001
Articles > Ecclesiological & Pastoral

Charismatic Confusion

The charismatic movement, which has swept through the Protestant churches in the last forty years, has presented a formidable challenge to Reformed, Evangelical Christianity. The problem has been how to evaluate it. Is it, or is it not, of God? The question still remains unanswered for many. They suspend judgement because they have no…

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Historical

October 2000
Articles > Historical

Nicholas Ridley – The cause of truth

Now began the greatest part of Ridley’s witness to the cause of the Reformation in England and to biblical truth. Last month, we traced his life up to the time he was imprisoned by the newly-enthroned Mary Tudor. From the early days of his imprisonment he did all that he could, by word of…

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Historical

September 2000
Articles > Historical

Nicholas Ridley – The Reformation years

Along with Cranmer and Latimer, Nicholas Ridley was one of the three principal figures of the English Reformation. It is thought that he was born 500 years ago, in 1500, which is why we are remembering him this year. Some consider him to be the leading thinker of the English Reformers. At his trial…

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January 1995
Articles > Cultural and Ethical

The State of the Nation

Where there is no vision, the people perish' (Proverbs 29: 18) might also be translated, 'Where there is ignorance of God, the people run wild.' Ignorance of God has characterized our generation. It can be seen today in many different ways: in the decline of the national church, in particular, but also in the…

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