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Welcome to the website of the Evangelical Presbyterian Church of Australia. We are a Presbyterian church, constituted as several congregations along the east coast of Australia, whose aim is to faithfully proclaim the gospel of Jesus Christ, in the tradition of the Protestant Reformation. We believe the truth of the Holy Bible as expressed in the Westminister Confessional Standards as originally adopted by the Reformed Church of Scotland.
 
The Sola's Of The Reformation

Approximately 400 years ago there was a great spiritual darkness over Europe. It blighted all of life. While there were remarkable advancements in learning, science and the arts, there was much confusion, fear, uncertainty, hurt and despair among much of the population. There were grave injustices in society. There was great superstition, ignorance and abuse of position for worldly gain in the professing Church - in fact that time was very similar to our society today.

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Seeing Christ In The Psalms #2 - Principles Of Interpretation

As Reformed believers, we need to approach the Psalms, as we would any other part of Scripture, with sound historical/ grammatical/ spiritual principles of interpretation. That will keep us in the objective truth as it is in Jesus. It is important that we do not resort to spiritualizing and allegorizing the Psalms. That would be to “insert” a Christ of our own imagination into the Psalms. Nevertheless, that every Psalm has some relationship to Christ is the teaching of our Lord himself – Luke 24:26-27, 44-47. The evidence for this position is compelling. Here is a list of the direct New Testament quotes from the Psalms with reference to Christ:

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Vital Truths - God Is! He Exists!

There are not that many things about which we really must think, but the existance of God certainly is one. We all need to give attention to this, because even if we deny, ignore, or forget God, that does not get rid of him. He is not an imaginary being - real to some, and not to others. God IS. He doesn’t need us to give him the nod. He is the altogether glorious personal being whose existence is in and of himself. Whether we acknowledge him or not - God exists!

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Consider

I am afraid that the schools will prove the very gates of hell, unless they diligently labour in explaining the Holy Scriptures and engraving them in the heart of the youth.
Martin Luther
 

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