Owen Defended The Imputation Of Christ’s Active Obedience Against Richard Baxter

The Heidelblog | 4/21/2018 | Staff
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After the Westminster Assembly, John Owen defended the imputation of active obedience against Piscator, turning to Christ’s active obedience as a source of encouragement and consolation for the Christian. According to Owen, Christ had to provide active obedience because Adam was under the law (“ do this and live”). The life promised to him “is not to be obtained unless all be done that the law requires.” By analogy, just as our first federal head,...
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