Of the Church The Seventh Article of our Confession, in which we said that the Church is the congregation of saints, they have condemned, and have added a long disquisition, that the wicked are not […]
Article III: Of Love and the Fulfilling of the Law.Shouldn’t this be V (IV II) — in Tappert and Kolb it’s just an extension of the IV, Justification. So if anything it should be numbered […]
Christ and Justification
What power does the church have? What are the two kingdoms and how does this fit with Justification?
6. CHRISTIANITY THE ABSOLUTE RELIGION. The Christian religion is the absolute religion, inasmuch as it is absolutely perfect, neither requiring, nor being capable of, improvement or development. It is God-given and therefore precisely as God […]
The enumeration of sins and other doctrines of man do not merit grace. Let’s look at articles 25-26 of the Augsburg Confession, found in the Christian Book of Concord, for more information… Articles 25-27 of […]
THE CAUSE OF DIVISIONS IN CHRISTENDOM. Since all non-Christian religions are man-made, having their source in man’s endeavor to earn remission of sins by works, it is not strange that they should appear in many […]