Posted on September 17th, 2012
Gerhard Forde, in On Being a Theologian of the Cross, discusses the many forms in which antinomianism comes.
Whether overtly or covertly, the only defense theologians of glory have against the destructive nature of law is some kind of antinomianism (anti-law-ism).
Antinomianism comes in many forms. The law will be rejected as old-fashioned or pietistic or fundamentalistic, or it will be contextualized or modified according to the latest scientific discovery or genetic theory, and so on.