Category Archives: Justification

The Real Issue About Roman Catholicism

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Response to Catholic Nick on Imputation as part of Justification by Faith Alone

http://thessalonians516.blogspot.com/search/label/Imputation Joey Henry wrote an excellent 8 part response that I hope to write more about later.

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The righteous shall live by faith alone!

Romans 1:16-17 Romans 3:28 See James Swan’s excellent and very important article on the issue of Luther’s translation of Romans 3:28: Luther added the word “alone” (sola) to Romans 3:28? Scripture is superior to relics, statues, crucifixes, icons. The words … Continue reading

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A Reformation Day Summary

Luther’s Reformation Breakthrough (by Church History, Historical Theology Professor Ryan Reeves, Gordon-Conwell Seminary) Dr. Reeves summarizes Luther’s Breakthrough on Justification by Faith Alone: The Importance of the Reformation: Dr. Reeves then goes back to explain the 95 Theses: I wanted … Continue reading

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Sola Fide: Justification by Faith Alone – John Chrysostom (349-407 AD)

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“It is not the intensity of faith that saves, rather it is object of faith that saves.”

https://www.thegospelcoalition.org/article/the-ground-of-all-human-assurance-before-god/

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Debate on Indulgences

Dr. James White vs. Roman Catholic Peter D. Williams debate Indulgences. Peter D. Williams is another one of those Roman Catholic lay apologists who do most of “the heavy lifting”. (Matthew Schultz) “The refrain of lay Catholic apologists is that … Continue reading

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Debate: Is the cross necessary for salvation? (Adnan Rashid vs. James White) (and interaction with a Roman Catholic Response)

This was an excellent debate on the subject of the necessity of the work of redemption/ the atonement that Jesus Christ accomplished on the cross. Except Adnan spent a lot of time shifting the discussion from the cross/ sacrifice of … Continue reading

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Good reasons to keep on celebrating (and studying the historical and theological issues) the Protestant Reformation of 1517

http://beggarsallreformation.blogspot.com/2017/05/good-reasons-to-keep-on-celebrating.html

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Man’s most basic question: “How can a man be right with God?” Job 9:2

John MacArthur answers that question. http://www.ligonier.org/learn/conferences/next-500-years-2017-national-conference/nonnegotiable-gospel/?format=video

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