31 October, 2017 in October 2017 by archivist | No comments Remembering the Five Solas of the Reformation by Rev. Caleb Cangelosi [used by permission] It’s easy to be what C. S. Lewis called a “chronological snob,” only caring about our own time period and ignoring the wisdom of those who lived before us. This […]Read More October 31: Remembering the Five Solas of the Reformation
by Rev. Leonard T. Van Horn Q. 33. — What is justification? A. — Justification is an act of God’s free grace, wherein he pardoneth all our sins, and accepteth us as righteous in his sight, only for the righteousness of Christ. imputed to us, and received by faith alone. Scripture References: Eph. 1:7; II Cor. 5:19, 21; […]Read More STUDIES IN THE WESTMINSTER SHORTER CATECHISM-Q. 33. — What is justification?
“I am sure of this, that he who began a good work in you will bring it to completion at the day of Jesus Christ.” – Philippians 1:6 During the Protestant Reformation, the debate was never over the necessity of grace. To this day, both Roman Catholics and Protestants agree that divine grace is necessary for […]Read More The Grace Of Perseverance And Glorification
https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F348737729%3Fsecret_token%3Ds-OQWaT&color=ff5500&inverse=false&auto_play=false&show_user=true October 27, 2017 / 0 Comments Martin Luther is well known as the man who sparked the Reformation by posting his Ninety-Five Theses against indulgences. But there’s more to Luther’s legacy that than simple act. Let’s sketch five points of Luther’s legacy. The first concerns Luther’s reform of church practice. Imagine showing up […]Read More Legacy of Luther
Ligonier Ministries Published on Apr 8, 2015 Download We marvel at the stories of the great martyrs of the past and ask, “How did they endure?” It was through the power of the Holy Spirit, the same Spirit who is alive and well today. This message is from our 2000 National Conference, Upsetting the […]Read More Albert Martin: The Gift of the Spirit
October 15: Van Horn on WSC Q. 31 15 October, 2017 in October 2017 by archivist | No comments STUDIES IN THE WESTMINSTER SHORTER CATECHISM by Rev. Leonard T. Van Horn A. — Effectual calling is the work of God’s Spirit, whereby, convincing us of our sin and misery, enlightening our minds in the knowledge of […]Read More Q. 31. — What is effectual calling?
By Michael Horton on Oct 09, 2017 in Bible, Q&A Roman Kraft / unsplash In recent years, some evangelical scholars have been drawn to the traditional Roman Catholic and Eastern Orthodox charge that the doctrine of justification taught by the Protestant Reformers is a novelty. Not quite. First, the Greek verb for “to justify” means […]Read More Did Martin Luther Invent “Justification” 500 Years Ago?