Salvation and Godly Rule
Man was called to dominion (Gen. 1:26-28), and to establish his reign over the world under God. By his fall, man introduced the reign of death into the world, and as long as he remains in the Fall, sin reigns in him unto death, both in time and eternity. Christ, however, by His grace and the gift of righteousness, enables man to reign in this world, and to reign through righteousness in time and eternity.
Salvation means reigning. As formerly rebellious slaves, we are now established in kingship, and described as "more than conquerors" (Rom. 8:37) in Christ, because we are also kings.
The full meaning of salvation cannot be understood apart from the fact of reigning. The multiple use of the word "reign" in Romans makes clear the centrality of reigning in the doctrine of redemption. To defer this fact to another world is a false separation into two alien realms - one (the material) surrendered to one god, and the other (spiritual) reserved for the other god. Neither is Biblical.
St. Paul is emphatic: we "reign in life." The Biblical doctrine of salvation requires it.
|FILE SIZE||661 pages|
|PRODUCT CONTAINS||Paperback book|
Please allow 5-10 business days for standard shipping.
Please allow 10-20 business days (some countries can take up to a month to deliver packages).
Tracking information will be sent to your via the email or SMS number you provided. You can track all your Chalcedon packages via the SHOP app.
Free US Shipping
Free US Shipping is for packages stay with the United States. Packages are typically shipped USPS Media Mail or the most economical method available.
International Shipping Alternative
Canadian residents if you are able to have your package shipped just over the border in the US and pick it up; you will be able to take advantage of the free shipping.