1834: Hendrik de Cock's Return to the True Church by Marvin Kamps

By Marvin Kamps

The author’s narrative recounts the reformation of the church in 1834, whilst Hendrik de Cock witnessed opposed to the fake doctrines and unspiritual personality of the kingdom Reformed church of the Netherlands. After having been unceremoniously suspended and deposed from workplace, he led his congregation to come to the biblical worship of God in Christ Jesus as set forth within the Reformed creeds, which represents the religion of God’s saints in the course of the a long time. His witness has encouraged the witness of thousands of individuals in the course of the international till this day.

This ebook consequently recounts one man’s fight opposed to the perversions of scripture via the majority of ordained pastors within the country Reformed church with its million or extra spiritually sound asleep contributors. Contra mundum used to be the nature of this fight for the reality. De Cock’s witness consequently used to be a trumpet blast within the evening of non secular darkness that woke up God’s humans on the morn of a brand new day, whereas even as it angered and galvanized the untrue ecclesiastical directors in competition. De Cock gave witness to the only real authority of sacred scripture and to the binding authority of the Reformed creeds, which for Reformed believers is derived from the binding authority of the Bible.

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