Catholic but not Roman
To celebrate the 500th anniversary of the Reformation, the ‘Reforming Catholic Confession’ calls Protestants to unity.
To celebrate the 500th anniversary of the Reformation, the 'Reforming Catholic Confession' calls Protestants to unity. Catholic but not Roman. To celebrate
Amplifying Evangelism—Show and Tell
5 Steps for Church Leaders to help Churches Recover Evangelism
evangelism training. One of my seminary professors, Don Whitney, used to say in class, All reformation begins with teaching. His point is well taken. You
Beyond “Sola Gratia” (Grace Alone): A guest post by Enoch Wan
Enoch Wan shares about the importance of expanding our horizons regarding "grace alone."
do too. “Sola gratia” (grace alone) is one the basic beliefs of the Christian faith, summarized in the “five solae” during the Protestant Reformation. It was
Bearing Burdens After Obamacare
The future of Christian health care sharing.
While the Enlightenment and Reformation brought Protestants a greater sense of individualism, “the cultures of the Bible were collectivist—group first, individual second,” said Ben
Morning Roundup 12/9/14
Canonized Scripture; Racial Reconciliation; Immigration Status
Sammy Rodriguez joined me to discuss the Latino Reformation and his new book The Lamb's Agenda. In this clip, we talk about reaching out to our Hispanic neighbors.
Pope Pious: What Evangelicals Like About Francis
Disagreement over religious authority and salvation fades as piety trumps doctrine.
letter says nothing about another event that will occur in 2017: the 500th anniversary of Martin Luther's Ninety-Five Theses, which many regard as the start of the Protestant Reformation.
Gleanings: January/February 2017
Important developments in the church and the world (as they appeared in our January/February issue).
to God.” The decision coincides with broader efforts to address anti-Semitism in the church's past and in Martin Luther's writings as it observes the 500th anniversary of the Reformation.
Morning Roundup 6/5/14
Boring Commencement Speech; My Son: The Statistic?; Outwardly Focused Church
commitments. My Son: The Statistic?—Paul Asay. Paul Asay has a moving response to some of our recent research in Modern Reformation magazine. I
New & Noteworthy Books
Compiled by Matt Reynolds.
idea. To commemorate the 500th anniversary of Luther's pre-Reformation pilgrimage to Rome, he and his wife would retrace the route themselves. “Surely
Reversed Thunder: A Tribute to Thomas C. Oden (1931-2016)
Finding faith was about returning to Christianity's roots for America's most influential Methodist theologian.
139:12, KJV). Timothy George is the founding dean of Beeson Divinity School of Samford University and the general editor of the Reformation Commentary on Scripture.
Jesus Feels Your Pain
Critics say American Christianity downplays Christ's suffering. Two Reformed scholars answer the charge.
Reformation Resources. Taken together, they demonstrate that the Reformation traditions can in fact speak meaningfully about God's association, through Christ, with the marginalized.
Sorry, 'Emergence Christianity' Still Isn't the Reformation
Phyllis Tickle's investigation into the varieties of "emergence Christianity" is insufficiently skeptical about "this new thing that God is doing."
Sorry, 'Emergence Christianity' Still Isn't the Reformation. Stephen J. Nichols| November 9, 2012. Sorry, 'Emergence Christianity' Still Isn't the Reformation.
Four Reasons You Should Go Trick-or-Treating Tonight
Halloween's history is checkered, but its opportunity is right now
Get to know them, and start tonight. Generally, I believe you can still do your spiritually named "Fall Festival" or "Reformation Day" celebration. Just do it at a different time.