In the video Q&A below, Drs Paul Eddy and Greg Boyd (Woodland Hills Church) answer the question, “Can you speak to scripture that implies some are chosen to be saved and some are not chosen?” with a helpful explanation of the corporate view. 

Another author/professor, Dr Matthew Bates, recently said in an interview with Dr Bird, “corporate-but-not-individual election in Paul is rapidly becoming the standard view among biblical scholars.” For more academic reading on the subject, he recommends:

I would also recommend Dr Abasciano’s follow up article, “Clearing Up Misconceptions about Corporate Election“, as well as Dr William Klein’s excellent book (which was my first real introduction to the corporate view), The New Chosen People, Revised and Expanded Edition: A Corporate View of ElectionThere are more resources here.

More from Greg Boyd on election/predestination:



Related posts:


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s