5/18/2013 – The Truth About Repentance Will Set You Free – Pastor Shane Idleman

May 18th, 2013 | Posted by admin in Articles - (Comments Off on 5/18/2013 – The Truth About Repentance Will Set You Free – Pastor Shane Idleman)

“You can be certain that at the forefront of every significant recovery from backsliding…the doctrine of repentance has been among the precious truths that God has quickened and used” (Richard Owen Roberts).

Believe it or not, many Christian leaders are seeking to remove the word “repent.” Apparently, we need to rethink our narrow view of the gospel and our restricted view of Biblical hermeneutics, so they say. Their rescripting seems ridiculous, but it’s true. They argue that “repentance” may not actually mean what we think. In reality, it’s no surprise that they take this position—in order for Christianity to appear palatable and less intrusive to our culture, many feel that we need to rethink, redefine, and rename difficult truths, including repentance…

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