We need to respond with the values that we see in Jesus Christ’s life.
Contrary to popular belief, you don't have to be good enough to "compete" in heaven!
For the Catholic Church, “by grace alone” means that grace is intrinsically, constitutionally, and necessarily linked to the sacrament, and thus to the Church that administers it.
The only way the Reformation could possibly not still matter would be if beauty, goodness, truth, joy and human flourishing no longer mattered.
Theologian Don Carson spoke on the freedom offered by the gospel. Rising numbers of children and youth among the 4,000 conventioners visiting the English Lake District each week.
When we are caught with the silverware, God offers also the candlesticks.
The danger of deception lies not only in the fact that we are not what we appear to be, but also in ending up believing that we are something other than our true selves. A review of “Smoke and Mirrors” (2016).
“God’s love is ontological, it cannot be in any way diminished by my poor performance”, says Jerry Root, Professor of Christian Education at Wheaton College (USA).
“The Handmaid’s Tale” portrays the nightmare of a society governed by fanaticism and intolerance.
The New Testament writers tell us that God’s honour is not something so fragile that it needs to be protected by legal restrictions.
We want to do good to others, because God does good to all. It is the natural fruit of our life with God.
Most of the time most of us remain blissfully unaware of riches with which we have not yet engaged.
The EAUK has published “A statement for the 500th Anniversary of the Protestant Reformation”. It analyses the theological impact of the reformers and the relationship between evangelical Christians and Roman Catholicism.
If the Lutheran and Catholic traditions seek “full unity,” they must arrive at the same understanding of salvation and authority. An opinion article sent by Andrew Messmer, one of our readers.
Many celebrate #ReformationDay worldwide. Martin Luther was not aware of how his 95 theses would change Germany and the rest of Europe.
Ever since Adam and Eve fell and God told her in the Garden of Eden, “Your desire will be for your husband and he will rule over you”, far too many men throughout history have used this as an opportunity to dominate, exploit and use the bodies of women.
The main character in “Bridge of Spies” not only believes in the power of the word, but also seeks to identify himself with the other, with the enemy.
John Bunyan’s 15 tips on how to know if you’ve been called to preach.
There is something even stronger than prayer: Listening to God!
The issue at stake is whether or not Luther is to be rescued from himself in order to be heard by the church and the world.
A brief explanation of the five solas of Protestantism.
What does it mean to be Catholic? The question is simple but the answer is fraught with complexities.
Is gender reassignment surgery clinically effective? What makes people regret the sex change they once decided? Walt Heyer is the author of a website that tackles these issues from a Christian perspective.
Any accommodation to the idea that we are ultimately capable of saving ourselves, any accommodation to the fact that salvation is not God’s gift from beginning to end is a slippery slope towards a false gospel.
The author died on Sunday, March 6th. He was 86 years old. “Your worst days are never so bad that you are beyond the reach of God's grace. And your best days are never so good that you are beyond the need of God's grace.”
According to the Pope, mercy achieves justice by avoiding tribunals, sentences, and prices to be paid.