MILITANT CHRISTIANITY 1
Prof. Henry R. VanTil sounds the call to battle not appeasment but stern resistance and determined opposition to the forces of the Evil One is the assignment of the Church.
SPIRITUAL COUNSELLING OR HOCUS POCUS 3
The Rev. Edward Heerema continues his series of articles on Pastoral Psychiatry by showing that here, too, only the Scriptures may serve as our standard.
THE NATURAL GOODNESS Of MAN 5
This is the first of a series under the general heading: "Popular Religious Fallacies," written by the Rev. Johannes G. Vos. Scripture and Reformed Confessions are cited to domonstrate the fallacy of the popular notion of human goodness.
AMONG BILLIONS 7
Can Christianity survive in an age influenced by the remarkable discoveries of modern science? Dr. Joh De Vries insists that it cannot only survive but that these discoveries actually re-enforce the Christian faith.
WHEN GOD SPEAKS 10
The Rev. Arnold Brink, educational secretary of Calvin College, vigorously contends for renewed recognition of the primacy of special re ..elation in Christian educatlon.
LET THE CHURCH DECENTRALIZE! 13
Dr. Peter Y. De Jong and the Rev. John H. Piersma collaborate to urge the Christian Reformed denomination to head-off the impending evils of over-centralization by installing the particular synod in its church government.
THE BELIEVER MEETS THE UNBELIEVER 17
The difference in approach to Mr. Black. the unbeliever, by Mr. Gray, the evangelical, and Mr. White, the Calvinist, is here analyzed by Dr. Cornelius VanTil in continuation of his series on Reformed Apologetics.
HERMAN BAVINCK ON REPROBATION 20
God's eternal decree with r.sped to the lad ... Dr. William Hendriksen gives us a sample of Reformed thought at its best on this grave subject.
LOVE YOUR ENEMIES! 21
Matthew 5:43-48 is here expounded by Prof. John Murray in connection with such live topics as God's Common Grace and the Christian's attitude toward war.
ROADS TO ROME 23
Paul Blanshard's AMERICAN FREEDOM AND CATHOLIC POWER end G. C. Berkhouwer's CONFLICT MET ROME are here used by the Rev. Alexander C. De Jong to expose the sinister c:haracter of modern Romanism.
BOOK REVI EWS
Samuel M. Zwemer, Sons of Adam 25
by Oswald T. Allis
B. K. Kuiper, The Church in History,
by Stanford W. Reid
J. G. Machen, What is Christianity? 27
by Frederick W. VanHouten
Free University Quarterly,
by Arnold Brink
HERE I STAND! 29
Lessons 5 and 6 in the series on THE BELGIC CONFESSION, written by the Rev. John H. Piersma.