Was Sola Scriptura upheld after the reformation? Video interview with Matthew Barrett

February 6, 2018Matthew Barrett, Scripture, Solas of the Reformation

Executive editor of Credo Magazine, Matthew Barrett, is the author of God’s Word Alone: The Authority of Scripture (Zondervan).  Recently, he sat down with Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, where he is Associate Professor of Christian Theology, to discuss the doctrine of scripture and its relevance for the church today. In the next two weeks, we will be posting … Read More

What is Sola Scriptura and how did it develop historically? Video interview with Matthew Barrett

February 5, 2018Matthew Barrett, Scripture, Solas of the Reformation

Executive editor of Credo Magazine, Matthew Barrett, is the author of God’s Word Alone: The Authority of Scripture (Zondervan).  Recently, he sat down with Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, where he is Associate Professor of Christian Theology, to discuss the doctrine of scripture and its relevance for the church today. In the next two weeks, we will … Read More

God’s Glory Alone: The Majestic Heart of Christian Faith and Life, by David VanDrunen (The Five Solas Series)

December 1, 2015Reformation, Solas of the Reformation

The second book in The 5 Solas Series just released. David VanDrunen’s God’s Glory Alone—The Majestic Heart of Christian Faith and Life: What the Reformers Taught…and Why It Still Matters (The Five Solas Series) is a fresh look at soli Deo gloria. About the Book: In God’s Glory Alone—The Majestic Heart of Christian Faith and Life, … Read More

Timothy George: “Captive to the Word” (Video)

November 2, 2011Reformation, Roman Catholic Church, Salvation, Scripture, Solas of the Reformation

Earlier today we posted the manuscript from Gerald Bray’s message, “Prayer in the Reformation,” at the Reformation Spirituality Conference at Beeson Divinity School. As promised, Credo is pleased to post the video from Timothy George’s message, “Captive to the Word.” George’s message draws our attention to the role of God’s Word in the reformation of … Read More

Five Christian Mottos from the Reformation (Ardel Caneday)

November 2, 2011Ardel Caneday, Reformation, Salvation, Solas of the Reformation

Deriving from the Protestant Reformation of the sixteenth century five Latin phrases— sola scripture, sola gratia, sola fide, solus Christus, and soli Deo gloria—have summarized the principal Christian teachings that the Reformers proclaimed in their endeavors to bring reform to the church. What do these five Latin phrases mean? Sola Scriptura (“by Scripture alone”) The … Read More