Martin Luther and the knowledge of God

November 13, 2017Paul Helm

Last time we saw how Martin Luther taught that self-knowledge is essential to the proper worship of God. He then went on to show that we need to know about God’s ‘character’ in order to sustain the life of faith. I would also point out not only how these things are true…but also how godly, … Read More

Going to church with Martin (Paul Helm)

November 10, 2017Martin Luther, Paul Helm, Reformation

I came across this passage from Luther’s Bondage of the Will not long ago: So it is not irreligious, idle, or superfluous, but in the highest degree  wholesome and necessary, for a Christian to know whether or not his will has anything to do in matters  pertaining to salvation. `Indeed, let me tell you, this … Read More

What’s up at ETS? Inerrancy, Christology, Sola Scriptura, Calvin, and Nicaea (Matthew Barrett)

November 9, 2017Announcement, Matthew Barrett

Next week, November 15-17, is the annual meeting for the Evangelical Theological Society in Rhode Island. The theme is: “The Heritage of the Reformation.” David Dockery, President of Trinity International University, is this year’s program chair. The presidential address will be given by Sam Storms (Bridgeway Church / Enjoying God Ministries). Plenary Speakers include Gwenfair … Read More

The Best Companion of My Life: John Calvin’s search for a wife (Michael Nelson)

November 8, 2017Magazine-The Reformation of the Family

The new issue of Credo Magazine is unique, drawing our attention to an aspect of the Reformation often forgotten: The Reformation of the Family. Today we would like to highlight Michael Nelson’s article, “The Best Companion of My Life: John Calvin’s search for a wife.” Michael Nelson (ThM, The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary) is the … Read More

“No Woman’s Chit-Chat: Argula von Grumbach as Prophetess, Writer, and Defender of the Reformation” (Kristen Padilla)

November 6, 2017Magazine-The Reformation of the Family

The new issue of Credo Magazine is unique, drawing our attention to an aspect of the Reformation often forgotten: The Reformation of the Family. Today we would like to highlight Kristen Padilla’s article, “No Woman’s Chit-Chat: Argula von Grumbach as Prophetess, Writer, and Defender of the Reformation.” Kristen Padilla is the marketing and communications coordinator at … Read More

5 solas for another 500 years

October 31, 2017Matthew Barrett, Reformation

2017 is the 500th anniversary of the Reformation and nothing was so central to that Reformation than the 5 solas. It is our prayer that these solas will prepare us, and the generations to follow us, for another 500 years. To equip you for what lies ahead, get your hands on 5 books that will … Read More

20 Days with Reformation Theology: Baptism and the Lord’s Supper, by Aaron Clay Denlinger and Keith A. Mathison

October 27, 2017Reformation

It’s October and the celebration of the 500th anniversary of the Reformation is underway! For the next 20 days Credo Magazine will be highlighting chapters (one a day) from the new Crossway book Reformation Theology: A Systematic Summary, edited by Matthew Barrett. Today we highlight two chapters: Baptism, by Aaron Clay Denlinger Aaron Denlinger is … Read More

20 Days with Reformation Theology: The Church, by Robert Kolb

October 26, 2017Reformation

It’s October and the celebration of the 500th anniversary of the Reformation is underway! For the next 20 days Credo Magazine will be highlighting chapters (one a day) from the new Crossway book Reformation Theology: A Systematic Summary, edited by Matthew Barrett. Today we highlight Robert Kolb’s chapter, “The Church.” Dr. Robert A. Kolb is … Read More

20 Days with Reformation Theology: Sanctification, Perseverance, and Assurance, by Michael Allen

October 25, 2017Reformation

It’s October and the celebration of the 500th anniversary of the Reformation is underway! For the next 20 days Credo Magazine will be highlighting chapters (one a day) from the new Crossway book Reformation Theology: A Systematic Summary, edited by Matthew Barrett. Today we highlight Michael Allen’s chapter, “Sanctification, Perseverance, and Assurance.” Mike Allen joined … Read More

20 Days with Reformation Theology: The Bondage and Liberation of the Will, by Matthew Barrett

October 23, 2017Matthew Barrett, Reformation

It’s October and the celebration of the 500th anniversary of the Reformation is underway! For the next 20 days Credo Magazine will be highlighting chapters (one a day) from the new Crossway book Reformation Theology: A Systematic Summary, edited by Matthew Barrett. Today we highlight Matthew Barrett’s chapter, “The Bondage and Liberation of the Will.” … Read More

20 Days with Reformation Theology: Union with Christ, by J.V. Fesko

October 20, 2017Reformation

It’s October and the celebration of the 500th anniversary of the Reformation is underway! For the next 20 days Credo Magazine will be highlighting chapters (one a day) from the new Crossway book Reformation Theology: A Systematic Summary, edited by Matthew Barrett, Associate Professor of Christian Theology at Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. Today we highlight … Read More

20 Days with Reformation Theology: The Holy Spirit, by Graham A. Cole

October 19, 2017Reformation

It’s October and the celebration of the 500th anniversary of the Reformation is underway! For the next 20 days Credo Magazine will be highlighting chapters (one a day) from the new Crossway book Reformation Theology: A Systematic Summary, edited by Matthew Barrett, Associate Professor of Christian Theology at Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. Today we highlight … Read More

20 Days with Reformation Theology: The Work of Christ, by Donald Macleod

October 18, 2017Reformation

It’s October and the celebration of the 500th anniversary of the Reformation is underway! For the next 20 days Credo Magazine will be highlighting chapters (one a day) from the new Crossway book Reformation Theology: A Systematic Summary, edited by Matthew Barrett, Associate Professor of Christian Theology at Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. Today we highlight … Read More

20 Days with Reformation Theology: The Person of Christ, by Robert Letham

October 17, 2017Reformation

It’s October and the celebration of the 500th anniversary of the Reformation is underway! For the next 20 days Credo Magazine will be highlighting chapters (one a day) from the new Crossway book Reformation Theology: A Systematic Summary, edited by Matthew Barrett, Associate Professor of Christian Theology at Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. Today we highlight … Read More

20 Days with Reformation Theology: Creation, Mankind, and the Image of God, by Douglas F. Kelly

October 16, 2017Reformation

It’s October and the celebration of the 500th anniversary of the Reformation is underway! For the next 20 days Credo Magazine will be highlighting chapters (one a day) from the new Crossway book Reformation Theology: A Systematic Summary, edited by Matthew Barrett, Associate Professor of Christian Theology at Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. Today we highlight … Read More

20 Days with Reformation Theology: Election, by Cornelis Venema

October 13, 2017Reformation

It’s October and the celebration of the 500th anniversary of the Reformation is underway! For the next 20 days Credo Magazine will be highlighting chapters (one a day) from the new Crossway book Reformation Theology: A Systematic Summary, edited by Matthew Barrett, Associate Professor of Christian Theology at Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. Today we highlight … Read More

20 Days with Reformation Theology: The Holy Trinity, by Michael Reeves

October 11, 2017Reformation

It’s October and the celebration of the 500th anniversary of the Reformation is underway! For the next 20 days Credo Magazine will be highlighting chapters (one a day) from the new Crossway book Reformation Theology: A Systematic Summary, edited by Matthew Barrett, Associate Professor of Christian Theology at Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. Today we highlight … Read More