Ligonier Ministries have a documentary about Martin Luther that they’ve placed on YouTube for a week or so. If the YouTube embed below doesn’t work it’s too late. Please don’t complain to me if you miss out. It is available to purchase by a variety of means from their website. Luther was not a perfect …
The final theologian statue is probably the most significant of them all. Augustine’s ministry, life, and teaching are recognised by the entire Christian Church.
My John Knox theologian statue from Missional Wear arrived. Knox was not so much a theologian as a pastor. A working-class theologian as it were. I was glad to have backed the creation of this statue because Knox seems neglected among those who have contributed to our theological heritage.
May churches will acknowledge the Reformation tomorrow, the Sunday before October 31. Stephen Nichol provides a summary of why. What is Reformation Day? It is the day the light of the gospel broke forth out of darkness. It was the day that began the Protestant Reformation. It was a day that led to Martin Luther, …
Simonetta Carr introduces the forgotten people of Christian history, this time Pierre Durand: Pierre Durand was not simply an isolated martyr in the history of the church. He was one of the main architects in a concerted effort to bring the Huguenot churches to unity, order, and theological orthodoxy. read about Durand here.
Justin Holcomb provides brief paragraphs about fourteen women who participated in the GERMANY Katherine von Bora was a former nun who married Martin Luther. They were married for 21 years and had six children. Her quick tongue, humor, and stubbornness matched Martin’s—no small feat. She managed their home (which was frequently full of students), had …
Michael Kruger, at his blog Canon Fodder, writes about three protections that the Reformation doctrine of Sola Scriptura (Scripture Alone) offers to Christians. Traditionalism: “Church tradition is our guide” Individualism: “My Own Private Bible Interpretation is My Guide” Existentialism: “Who Needs the Bible? Religious Experience is My Guide” Read his explanations here.