Archives for October 7, 2010

Donald Bloesch, Arminianism and open theism

Here is an interesting excerpt from Bloesch's early work The Evangelical Renaissance (p. 53):"Sovereignty in the biblical sense...entails omniscience.  God knows the course of the future and the fulfillment of the future, but this must not be taken to mean that He literally knows every single event even before it happens.  It means that He knows every alternative and the way in which His children may well respond to the decisions that confront them?  The plan of God is predetermined, but the wa … [Read more...]