Patristics Polycarp.

With the recent discussion in both the daybook posts and the lectionary of false prophets it is worthwhile seeing how Polycarp described the issues. CHAPTER V.–THE DUTIES OF DEACONS, YOUTHS, AND VIRGINS. Knowing, then, that “God is not mocked,” we ought to walk worthy of His commandment and glory. In like manner should the deacons Continue Reading


I need some motivation. Nothing like a few wormtounges and heretics trying to redefine biblical and the Bible. Gunner Q notes this among the Baptists. To Mark Dever, “Biblical” does not mean “pertaining to God’s Word”. “Biblical” means “I tricked you into taking me seriously”. “MY theology, MY understanding of the Gospel, but first, I Continue Reading


If you want a cheap, good, laptop, check out the Pine64 pro. The community orders have started. Me? I’m wating for this six year old laptop to die, or until I have to carry something light overseas — which will be next year. In the meantime, on the “some dangerous people use anything to get Continue Reading

Patristics: Polycarp III

These things, brethren, I write to you concerning righteousness, not because I take anything upon myself, but because you have invited me to do so. For neither I, nor any other such one, can come up to the wisdom of the blessed and glorified Paul. He, when among you, accurately and steadfastly taught the word Continue Reading