Defence of the Truth is a website which aims to provide articles which give reformed direction and ‘test the spirits’ in submission to the truth of the Holy Bible, the doctrine of which is confessed in the Three Forms of Unity – The Belgic Confession of Faith, the Heidelberg Catechism and the Canons of Dort.

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Mike Pence on China and the USA

In October the USA vice president, Mike Pence, very frankly and bluntly expressed the USA’s concerns about China. The Chinese government, he said, is using political, economic, military and propaganda tools to promote its interests and benefits in the USA and is increasingly trying to “influence and interfere in...

The mother promise that is being fulfilled in the great world battle

The two parties engaged in the battle Revelation 12:1-6 speaks of a fiery red dragon seeking to destroy a woman, first while she is pregnant and then after she has given birth. Prof B Holwerda, in a sermon on these verses, shows how the dragon represents Satan and the nations...

The LORD – on whom we depend

What follows is broadly based on notes of a sermon Rev PKA deBoer preached on Psalm 124 in the Free Reformed Church, Mt Nasura, on Armistice Day (commemorating the end of World War 1, 100 years ago) last Sunday, 11/11/2018. In it he highlighted our ongoing dependence on the...

The Coming Digital Totalitarian State

The extent to which the Chinese Communist Party is willing to go in order to control the Chinese people is astounding. In a remarkable article on Gatestone Institute’s website, Gordon G. Chang, a Distinguished Senior Fellow at the Institute, details what the Communist regime is planning for China. By 2020...

The Church – Bearer of the Truth

Today, October 31st, the day Luther nailed his 95 theses to the Wittenberg church door 501 years ago, is a day to remember the Lord’s gracious work in the reformation of His church. And we thank our Saviour that He continues to gather defend and preserve His church, in...