The Foundation of Our Gratitude

June 2, 2009

Turretin on Publicly Teaching and Preaching Predestination

F_TurretinIt is one of the primary gospel doctrines and foundations of faith. It cannot be ignored without great injury to the church and to believers. For it is the fountain of our gratitude to God, the root of humility, the foundation and most firm anchor of confidence in all temptations, the fulcrum of the sweetest consolation and the most powerful spur to piety and holiness.

Turretin, Institutes of Elenctic Theology, Fourth Topic/Sixth Question/V.

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