Category Archives: Justification

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

Posted in Justification, Mariolatry, Mariology, Martin Luther, Reformation, Roman Catholic false practices, Roman Catholicism, Uncategorized

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

Posted in Faith, Gospel Truth, Justification

Martin Luther and The Protestant Reformation

  2. Some Historical Context for the word, “Protestant” – at Triablogue, by John Bugay. 3.  Resources on the Reformation at Desiring God.org.  

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Hope for the sensitive, guilty-feeling, introverted, introspection-prone soul

Jesus said: “Come to Me, all who are weary and heavy-laden, and I will give you rest. Take My yoke upon you and learn from Me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for … Continue reading

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Refuting Paul Bilal Williams on Luke 18 and the doctrine of justification

Originally posted on Apologetics and Agape:
The British convert to Islam, Paul Bilal Williams thinks that Jesus’ teaching on justification ( Jesus mentions justification in Luke 18:14) is different than the apostle Paul’s teaching on justification by faith.   He has…

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