“The Old Testament is the pedestal on which the Gospel rests” by Herman Bavinck

“The Gospel is the fulfillment of the promises of the Old Testament. Without it, the Gospel hangs suspended in the air. The Old Testament is the pedestal on which the Gospel rests, and the root out of which it came forth.”

–Herman Bavinck, Our Reasonable Faith (trans. Henry Zylstra; Grand Rapids, MI: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Company, 2016), 100.

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2 responses to ““The Old Testament is the pedestal on which the Gospel rests” by Herman Bavinck

  1. Peter Reynolds

    Where can I find this quote in the 1977 paperback edition of Our Reasonableness Faith

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