Category: Doctrine & Issues

Trevin Wax on the prayer book

In this brief video from, Trevin Wax reflects on the significance of the Book of Common Prayer and how it has been helpful in practicing a discipline…

Einstein’s religion

Alister McGrath discusses the religious views of Albert Einstein in this video clip from The Institute of Art and Ideas.

James Ussher

Preaching the Scriptures

Let not every wanton wit be permitted to bring what fancies he list into the pulpit, and to disturb things that have been well ordered. James Ussher, “A…


The disability of sin

The truth … is that in many respects, and certainly in spiritual matters, we are all weak and inadequate, and we need to face it. Sin, which disrupts…

Staying fresh in the ministry

Gerald Bray addresses important principles of the call to ministry, with the aim of helping new ministers avoid burnout.


Gerald Bray on women in the episcopacy

In 2005, Dr. Gerald Bray addressed the matter of women bishops in the Church of England. Professor Gerald Bray outlines the case for and against allowing women into…

Charles Pettit McIlvaine

Preaching Christ

To speak of an ordinance, a sacrament, any means of grace, even the Holy Scriptures of truth, as if they were in any sense the power unto salvation,…

J.C. Ryle

Without conversion

Without conversion of heart we cannot serve God on earth. We have naturally neither faith, nor fear, nor love, toward God and His Son Jesus Christ. We have…