In this episode Dr Clark continues his series on the the Canons of Dort where we are looking at the Second Head of Doctrine of the Canons of Dort on the atonement. Synod was responding to Remonstrant criticisms that the orthodox Reformed view limited the efficacy of Christ’s death. Synod responded by affirming clearly that Christ’s death was sufficient for all but intended, by divine decree, to satisfy divine wrath for the elect. Dr Clark gives a brief history of the doctrine of the atonement. It turns out that the Reformed inherited an ancient way of talking about the atonement. The opening audio clip comes from Erick Erickson.
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