Closer Than a Sister

Article by   October 2017
We were created to live in community with others. It's not good for man or woman to be alone. And that statement goes beyond marriage. Whether or not we are single, married, widowed, or divorced, we need each other. We need friends. But we also need something more than friendship. continue

The Great-Grandfather of the Reformation

As we celebrate the 500th anniversary of the Reformation, let us not forget that there were reforming efforts in the church of the Lord Jesus Christ long before Martin Luther played the carpenter and nailed his Ninety-Five Theses to...
Posted October 19, 2017 @ 12:39 PM by Caleb Cangelosi

"Faith that Maketh a Man Righteous": Hugh Latimer on Being Saved by Faith Alone

The English Reformer, Hugh Latimer (c.1485-1555) is probably best remembered today for his stirring statement at the time of his Oxford martyrdom in the autumn of 1555 when he urged his co-martyr Nicholas Ridley, "Be of good comfort Master...
Posted October 17, 2017 @ 8:06 AM by Michael Haykin

The Old Perspective on the Works of the Law

Biblical studies have undergone something of a seismic shift over the past three decades. Noted scholars such as James D.G. Dunn, E.P. Sander and N.T. Wright have questioned whether the theologians of the Reformation have properly understood the theological arguments of...
Posted October 13, 2017 @ 9:22 AM by Nick Batzig

Faith Among the Graces: Edwards on Faith and Love

This year we celebrate the 500th anniversary of the beginning of the Protestant Reformation when the German Augustinian monk Martin Luther nailed a long series of academic debating points about the medieval Roman Catholic penitential system (the 95 theses) to...
Posted October 10, 2017 @ 6:17 AM by Jeff Waddington

Greenville Conference on Reformed Theology

This is a personal invitation to come to beautiful Greenville, SC in order to enjoy a new conference joyfully set in the Reformed tradition October 13-15, 2017. Joining me will be Rev. Dr. Harry L. Reeder III of Briarwood Presbyterian...
Posted October 9, 2017 @ 12:47 PM by Richard D. Phillips

Luther's Loyal Son

Many of us have probably been led to think of the Reformed (and Presbyterian) tradition as being separate and parallel tradition to the Lutheran tradition. There have been those within the modern Reformed tradition and within the Lutheran tradition since...
Posted October 6, 2017 @ 8:52 AM by R. Scott Clark

Let the Alliance promote your Reformation Sunday event!

Will your church be hosting a Reformation Sunday event during this historic year?Reformation Sunday is an opportunity to affirm our doctrinal convictions and to praise God for His ongoing reformation of the Church. The Alliance would like to promote...
Posted October 3, 2017 @ 5:28 PM by Robert Brady

Christian Assurance: Rome and Thomas Goodwin

In its theological response to the teachings of the Reformation, the Council of Trent (1545-1563) maintained that a "believer's assurance of the pardon of his sins is a vain and ungodly confidence". More pointedly the Council declared in Canon...
Posted October 2, 2017 @ 10:44 AM by Ian Hamilton
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