John Frame: To What Does the Apologist Appeal?

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On Wednesday I expressed some frustration with my recent reading of John Frame’s Apologetics to the Glory of God: An IntroductionBut three points really did stand out to me, and have occupied my thinking a great deal since I finished the book. The first point I discussed yesterday: apologetics must lead to a fully-orbed view of God. The second point is this:

2. Everyone, at some level, knows God. 

Given Frame’s Reformed soteriology, he raises this important question, which becomes a real linchpin in his presuppositionalism. What is the ‘point of contact’ for someone who does not yet believe in God? ‘What is there in him, if anything at all, that is capable of receiving God’s grace?’ (p82). The Arminian, he says, would answer “man’s reason and free will” but the Calvnist however, would argue that,

God made man in his image – an image that is marred by sin…

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About Jim & Jody

We sell real estate in the Tulsa Oklahoma area for Chinowth & Cohen Realtors. We have been selling real estate in Tulsa for about 5 years, however Jim has been in and around the Real Estate business since 1991. He is a former Broker Associate in Kansas, has earned his GRI designation, and has taken all educational requirements for appraising Real Estate. Jody has had many years experience in the Real Estate Mortgage field, and the two together have a well rounded knowledge of all aspects of the Real Estate business.
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