Sanctification

Sometimes, you can be too “pious”

Modesty taught me that I was always on display. There was no occasion in which it was acceptable to be

Sanctification

Proud as Peacocks: The Hypocrisy of the Holiness Movement

I have a confession to make – I am holiness. I support this, not in the legalistic manner in which

Church History

Tertullian, On Modesty XII – Verdict of the Apostles

Reading Tertullian’s On Modesty as been beneficial to me – as a mental and a spiritual exercise. I have come

Sanctification

A Plea for Holiness

For this reason, brace up the hands that hang down and the feebled knees, And make straight paths for your

Church History

Tertullian, On Modesty XI – The Author Comes to Consider Definite Acts of the Lord

Continuing our reading of Tertullian, we find him finishing his argument on parables with the idea that it is up

Church History

Tertullian, On Modesty X – Repentance More Competent to Heathens than to Christians.

Continuing our reading of Tertullian, we find the author once again circumnavigating his opponents.

Church History

Tertullian, On, Modesty IX. – Certain General Principles of Parabolic Interpretation

Continuing our reading of Tertullian‘s work, On Modesty, we come to the ancient author’s piece on the dangers of transgression

Church History

Tertullian, On Modesty VIII – Of the Prodigal Son

As we continue our reading of Tertullian, we find the ancient author again attempting to push his opponents into a