How does a Protestant understanding of church discipline differ from Roman Catholicism’s?
A brief overview of important, Reformation-related people and events.
It’s well known that the Reformation entailed a recovery of core doctrines regarding salvation and worship. Did it also involve a recovery of the Great Commission?
Think of a three-legged stool. Now imaginatively label one of those legs “Scripture,” label the second leg “Tradition,” and label the third leg “Magisterium.”
Calvin summarizes well the Protestant doctrine of imputation, a doctrine which has continued to be a great comfort and strength for believers and for those who are heirs of the Reformation.
Luther and his fellow Protestant reformers changed the course of church history. How so? Let me name four.
The Five Solas series is to help Christians understand the historical and biblical context of the five solas and how to live out the relevance of Reformation theology today.
Schweizer’s arguments for a perpetually developing polity are unpersuasive because they depend on faulty arguments regarding differences among the apostles.
Should Sundays be more like a funeral or a festival?
With the 500th year of the Protestant Reformation upon us we have a unique opportunity to pique the interest of our church members.
Our three-year old church had 84 members. In order to plant a church, we split in half.
This is an excellent book from a a pastor about the purposes and plans of God through hardships in our lives.
Martin Bucer (1491–1551) isn’t as well known as John Calvin or Martin Luther, but during the 16th century Bucer’s writings and reform of the church in Strasbourg influenced many
For centuries, Christians across generations have confessed they believe in “one, holy, catholic, and apostolic Church.” Though these words professedly unite the church, there are profound disagreements concerning their meaning.
What can we learn from Samuel Crowther, the Anglican Church’s first African bishop?