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| Biblical Canon|
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| Christology: The Doctrine of Christ|
Jesus Christ, fully God, fully man, as generally described in the Chalcedonian Definition.
Discussions of God's covenants with His people.
The visible and invisible church, its role, practices, sacraments, organization, mission.
Millennialism, preterism, dispensationalism, eternal damnation, the Eschaton.
| God and the Trinity|
Theology proper, such as the essence, nature, attributes, Trinity, etc., of God.
| Irresistible Grace|
The Holy Spirit quickens the spiritually dead.
| Limited Atonement|
The chosen elect Christ redeemed were really and truly redeemed (actual not potential).
| Perseverance of the Saints|
In their walk of faith, the elect will not fall away from eternal salvation but will ultimately persevere.
| Protestant Denominations|
Protestant denominations, e.g., Baptist, Methodist, Lutheran, Presbyterian, etc.
| Supralapsarianism - Infralapsarianism|
What can we know about the decree of God?
| Total Depravity|
Man has a will and his will is in bondage to his nature.
| Unconditional Election|
The foreknowledge of God is based upon His decree, plan, and purpose; it is the expression of His will and good pleasure, not a response to man's free-will choices.
| Missions and Evangelism|
The role of missions and evangelism in the church.
| Apologetics Best Practices|
Proven methods for offering a defense of our beliefs.
What do we know? What is the proper relationship between faith and reason?
| Formal Arguments for the Existence of God|
Cosmological, teleological, ontological, transcendental, etc., arguments.
Systems of thought governed by presuppositions which serve as the ultimate tests of truth.
| Reformed History
| Historical Confessions|
Historic confessions, such as the Augsburg, Belgic, Heidelberg, Helvetic, Westminster, London Baptist.
| Leaders Past and Present|
Discussions, often historical, of Calvin, Luther, Barth, Clark, Hoeksema, Hodge, Strong, Berkhof, Reymond, Piper, Warfield, Edwards, Horton, Sproul, Frame, etc.
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| Contemporary Sanctification Topics|
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