The Pactum

Ep. 68 – FADianity

This week Pat and Mike talk about the fads that we see come and go in evangelicalism. They offer an alternative and solution to those looking to the next shiny new fad that comes along. Resources mentioned in this episode:– Ordinary by Michael Horton

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Ep. 67 – Pietism

Join Pat and Mike as they discuss pietism which originated in the 1600s but is still alive and well in evangelicalism today.  Resources mentioned in this episode:– Lutheran Pietism by Ryan Reeves– Evangelical Dictionary of Theology– Heidelblog by R. Scott Clark

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Ep. 66 – Pactum Responsum VI

In this spicy Q&A Pactum Responsum episode, Pat and Mike answer listener questions on topics like Law/Gospel, Bible translation, Eschatology, and more. Resources mentioned in this episode:– Three Views on the Millennium and Beyond edited by Darrell L. Bock– Imperative And Indicative; Law And Gospel by R. Scott Clark– Politics after Christendom by David VanDrunen– Adam and the Covenant of Works by J.V….

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Ep. 65 – Pelagianism

This week Pat and Mike talk about Pelagianism and his cousin Semi-Pelagianism. Join us for another installment of Help from Heretics. Mentioned in this episode:– The Battle for Grace Alone by R.C. Sproul

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Ep. 64 – Arianism

Pat and Mike return to the Help from Heretics series and discuss Arianism.  Resources mentioned:– Know the Heretics by Justin Holcomb– Simply Trinity by Matthew Barrett

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Ep. 63 – True or False (Part 2)

Pat and Mike finish working through the remaining questions from the White Horse Inn Basic Doctine Quiz. Resources mentioned in this episode:– WHI Basic Doctrine Quiz– Canon, Covenant and Christology by Matthew Barrett– Preaching the Whole Bible as Christian Scripture by Graeme Goldsworthy

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Ep. 62 – True or False (Part 1)

In this episode, Pat and Mike discuss ten questions from the White Horse Inn Doctrine Quiz. Take the quiz and see how you do! Mentioned in this episode:– WHI Doctrine Quiz– Lutheran Satire Video

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Ep. 61 – Gnosticism and Friends

Join Pat for another installment of our series, Help from Heretics. In this episode Pat talks about gnostics, marcions, a docetists, oh my!

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Ep. 60 – Judaizers

Pat and Mike discuss judaizers in this installment of Help from Heretics. Resources mentioned in this episode:– All About Heresy by Michael S. Horton

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Ep. 59 – Heresy 101

In this brief introduction to a new series, Help from Heretics, Mike and Pat discuss heresy, orthodoxy, and why these things matter. Resources mentioned in this episode:– Know the Heretics by Justin Holcomb– The History of Christian Doctrines by Louis Berkhof– The Heresy of Orthodoxy by Andreas Kostenberger and Michael Kruger

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