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3.5 of 5 stars 3.50  ·  rating details  ·  4 ratings  ·  2 reviews
Paul Helm provides major help on the beginnings of the spiritual life by examining the essential strands of biblical teaching.
Paperback, 141 pages
Published November 1st 1988 by Banner of Truth (first published June 1st 1986)
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Nov 03, 2009 Julia rated it 3 of 5 stars
Recommends it for: Christians
My review is only for chapter 3 "Faith and Repentence" (pp. 66-82):

This chapter is a scholarly discussion about what it means to convert to Christianity. Clarity is provided around the terms faith and repentence and the point is made that in Christian conversion they are inseparable acts yet distinguishable concepts (and why the distinction matters).

I appreciated the scriptural examples given of true repentance (Luke 18:9-14 and 2 Cor. 7 among others) as well as the point that "the Christian lif
Laser-precise thinking concerning the strands, not steps, in conversion.
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