Definition: sov·er·eign·ty

supreme power & authority.

Recent Articles

discussing the Sovereignty of God:

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If God Performs All Things for You
Author: John Flavel
If God performs all things for you, then God is to be owned by you in all that befalls you in this world, whether it is in a...
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How Pain Works for Our Good
Do not mistake me, I do not say that of their own nature, the worst things are good, for they are a fruit of the curse. But though...
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Author: John Calvin
1. The covenant of life is not preached equally to all, and among those to whom it is preached, does not always meet with the same reception. This diversity...

Great Books

discussing the Sovereignty of God:

Absolute Predestination

Absolute Predestination remains a helpful explanation of the Reformed doctrine of election and reprobation. This book is not milk for babes; it is meat for grown men and women. But it is good meat; nutritious, wholesome, spiritual food for the soul. After reading it, you will see the clear teachings of Scripture on election and reprobation.

Calvin on Sovereignty, Providence, and Predestination

The doctrine of God has subordinate truths that are easily appreciated by all God’s people and other truths that seem to graduate you into the higher echelons of God’s self-disclosure and its attendant spiritual benefits. God’s sovereignty is in the latter category, and John Calvin, the Swiss Reformer, did a lot to help the church appreciate this truth from Scripture. Joel Beeke does a great service by helping us to understand some of Calvin’s teachings on God’s sovereignty, especially in providence and in predestination. Trust me, this little book is worth every moment you will spend reading it!

“Most Christians salute the sovereignty of God but believe in the sovereignty of man.”
R. C. Sproul