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Remembering Reformation Day 499 Years Later

Four hundred and 99 years ago, Martin Luther sparked the Protestant Reformation by nailing his 95 Theses to the doors of the church at Wittenberg. But what led to that was his wrestling with the biblical text, particularly Romans 1 … Continue reading

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The Word: Romans 1:8-18

It’s New Year’s Eve and I’m at home watching the movie Martin Luther, from 1953. It was when he was studying Romans chapter 1 that shook him to his core and impressed upon him the doctrine of justification by faith alone. 

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Happy Reformation Day!

Today is Reformation Day. I really appreciated this explanation of what means from Dr. Stephen Nichols:

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A Few More Reformation Resources

It’s Reformation Day, the day Martin Luther nailed 95 Theses to the door of Wittenberg Church. So here are some articles and resources related to the Reformation.

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The Reformers: William Tyndale

Everyone’s heard of Martin Luther, but what about William Tyndale? Tyndale was the Englishman who lived in exile and died a martyr’s death trying to give the English a Bible in their own language.

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Remembering the Reformers

Although I do not consider myself Reformed in the theological sense of the word (I share some of those views, but not all of them), I still look upon the Protestant Reformation with gratitude for the men God used to … Continue reading

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The Word: Reformation Sunday edition

Since I know many will be marking Reformation Sunday today I thought a passage related to justification by faith alone would be particularly relevant. But since I’ve posted from Romans 3, 5 and 6 before now, I guess it’s time … Continue reading

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