God has come to talk to us: Martin Luther and the Word of God—An interview with Luther scholar Robert Kolb

January 25, 2017Magazine-Sola Scriptura

In the recent issue of Credo Magazine, “Sola Scriptura,” Matthew Barrett, executive editor of Credo Magazine, talks to Luther scholar Robert Kolb about Luther’s understanding of sola scriptura. Robert Kolb (Ph.D, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin) has taught at Concordia College, St. Paul, in the departments of religion and history. He also served as acting … Read More

Barrett’s Book Notes: Neo-Evangelicals, Luther, Aquinas, and more

January 23, 2017Book Notes, Matthew Barrett

Awakening the Evangelical Mind: An Intellectual History of the Neo-Evangelical Movement, by Owen Strachan Zondervan, 2015 If you want to understand Evangelicalism today then it is essential to know something about the neo-evangelical movement of the early twentieth-century and its key representatives. Doing so will only help the evangelical today identify that which sets him … Read More

Unity and truth are inextricably bound together: The Archbishops’ Statement on the Reformation

January 19, 2017Reformation

The Archbishops of Canterbury and York have released a joint statement on the 500th anniversary of the Reformation. The statement recognises that ‘many Christians will want to give thanks for the great blessings they have received to which the Reformation directly contributed’. Furthermore it includes among those blessings, ‘clear proclamation of the gospel of grace, … Read More

New Series: Reformed, Exegetical and Dogmatic Studies, edited by Matthew Barrett and J.V. Fesko

January 16, 2017Announcement

J. V. Fesko, Academic Dean, Professor of Systematic Theology and Historical Theology at Westminster Seminary California, and Matthew Barrett, Tutor of Systematic Theology and Church History at Oak Hill Theological College in London, are pleased to announce the start of a new series with Mentor (the academic arm of Christian Focus): Reformed, Exegetical and Dogmatic … Read More

He made us better Christians: D. A. Carson on Mike Ovey’s legacy

January 12, 2017Mike Ovey

D. A. Carson has written some very kind words reflecting on his own experience with Mike Ovey: “Mike Ovey was equally at home talking about such Fathers as Hilary of Poitiers and Athansius of Alexandria, and tracing the intricacies of current debates on justification. He was at home in the councils of the great and … Read More

Mike Ovey on the lordship of Jesus Christ

January 10, 2017Audio

In the near future I will be posting a personal reflection on the sudden death of Mike Ovey, friend, theologian, and principal of Oak Hill Theological College in London. This week we will be highlighting some of Mike’s lectures and writings in his honor. But until that reflection, here is a message Mike Ovey gave … Read More

The Grace of God or the World of the West

January 9, 2017Audio

In the near future I will be posting a personal reflection on the sudden death of Mike Ovey, friend, theologian, and principal of Oak Hill Theological College in London. This week we will be highlighting some of Mike’s lectures and writings in his honor. But until that reflection, here is a well-known talk Mike gave … Read More

Credo’s Cache

January 6, 2017Credo's cache

Each week we will be highlighting important resources. Check back each Friday to see what we have dug up for you. From this week’s cache: 1. Why You Should Consider Living Near Your Church: Nathan Finn – Finn says, “For most of us, it’s easier to be a meaningful part of the church gathered—and to … Read More

Check out Credo Magazine’s fresh new look

January 2, 2017Announcement

Credo Magazine has a new look to its website! We hope you will find it user friendly and a great tool to access the magazine as well as the many articles on the blog. In the next two months we will be continuing to update pages and add new (and exciting!) features to the website … Read More

Prepare him room: Glory to God in the highest

December 23, 2016Christmas

As we prepare to celebrate the birth of our Savior, Credo Magazine will be posting selections from Scripture. Amidst your busy daily schedule and all the rush that comes with the holiday season, we hope this will be an opportunity for you to read and meditate upon God’s Word and rejoice in the coming of … Read More

Prepare him room: A horn of salvation

December 22, 2016Christmas

As we prepare to celebrate the birth of our Savior, Credo Magazine will be posting selections from Scripture. Amidst your busy daily schedule and all the rush that comes with the holiday season, we hope this will be an opportunity for you to read and meditate upon God’s Word and rejoice in the coming of … Read More

Prepare him room: My soul magnifies the Lord

December 19, 2016Christmas

As we prepare to celebrate the birth of our Savior, Credo Magazine will be posting selections from Scripture. Amidst your busy daily schedule and all the rush that comes with the holiday season, we hope this will be an opportunity for you to read and meditate upon God’s Word and rejoice in the coming of … Read More

Credo’s Cache

December 16, 2016Credo's cache

Each week we will be highlighting important resources. Check back each Friday to see what we have dug up for you. From this week’s cache: 1. My Top 10 Theology Stories of 2016: Collin Hansen – Hansen says, “We’ll remember 2016 as the year we’d rather forget. Normally I search for at least a few … Read More

New issue: Sola Scriptura

December 15, 2016Magazine-Sola Scriptura

The new issue of Credo Magazine is here: “Sola Sriptura.” We have some outstanding contributors, each of which focuses on the relevance for biblical authority today. Here is the magazine! Read as a PDF Protestantism today faces a crisis in authority. Living in the twenty-first century means we are born into a world that has … Read More

Prepare him room: The angel appears to Mary

December 14, 2016Christmas

As we prepare to celebrate the birth of our Savior, Credo Magazine will be posting selections from Scripture. Amidst your busy daily schedule and all the rush that comes with the holiday season, we hope this will be an opportunity for you to read and meditate upon God’s Word and rejoice in the coming of … Read More

Prepare him room: The birth of Jesus

December 12, 2016Christmas

As we prepare to celebrate the birth of our Savior, Credo Magazine will be posting selections from Scripture. Amidst your busy daily schedule and all the rush that comes with the holiday season, we hope this will be an opportunity for you to read and meditate upon God’s Word and rejoice in the coming of … Read More