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Supra vs Infra, which group are you in?

Discussion in 'Baptist Theology & Bible Study' started by convicted1, Jun 28, 2013.

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  1. Supralapsarian

    3 vote(s)
    60.0%
  2. Infralapsarian

    2 vote(s)
    40.0%
  1. convicted1

    convicted1 Guest

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    Which view, Supralapsarian vs. Infralapsarian, do you, the Reformed fall into?
     
  2. Herald

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    Supralapsarian.
     
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    ktn4eg New Member

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    For the ones (like me) who don't know what either term means, could you briefly define them.

    Thanks.
     
  4. Herald

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    infralapsarianism = The view that in the order of God's decrees, God decreed to permit the fall of humanity into sin before decreeing to save some of humanity.

    supralapsarianism = The view that the election and reprobation of individual persons occurs in the decrees of God as logically prior to the decrees from creation and the fall.
     
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    Greektim Well-Known Member

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    I forget what I am... if only there was something to remind me ;)

    :D
     
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    opps - I should have read the rest of the thread.

    That chart has already been linked.
     
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    agedman Well-Known Member

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    I voted Supralapsarian.

    Though it sounds like a super white horse that is featured in a film as being saved during WWII. :)

    Actually, it is the only one that truly fits the balance of Scripture.

    Why didn't the pole include the other two "Am" views?
     
  9. convicted1

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    Would supra be deemed heretical by those in the infra camp? I am not baiting anyone, just learning how each camp thinks concerning election/predestination.
     
  10. Herald

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    Heretical? Nah. Both sides beat each other up a bit, but generally we are in harmony.
     
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    Christian & Baptistic!
     
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