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Law-Gospel 2

Tonight we examine two theses:

Walther, Theses II

Only he is an orthodox teacher who not only presents all the articles of faith in accordance with Scripture, but also rightly distinguishes from each other the Law and the Gospel. 352 more words

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Law & Gospel is Hard

For Lutherans, the Formula of Concord provides the classic definitions of the law as condemnation of sinners and the gospel as the promise of salvation. This course examines these two terms in light of the Scriptures, the Confessions, and the doctrinal issues related to each. 1,333 more words

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Ministry in the Trenches

I learned forgiveness, restoration, reconciliation in the midst of life’s agonies. In the trenches of life scarred by sin—including my own—I learned about pastoral theology and life. 62 more words

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Law-Gospel 1

Last night in our first class on Law and Gospel, I used a diagram that I originally drew on a napkin 25 years ago. The persons had trouble grasping the freedom of the Gospel (after several months they joyfully embraced that freedom!). 124 more words

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Walther's 1st Thesis

Thesis I

The doctrinal contents of the entire Holy Scriptures, both of the Old and New Testaments, are made up of two doctrines differing fundamentally from each other, namely, the Law and the Gospel. 838 more words

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Walther: On Good Works, Matt. 5:23-26

Because folks insist that the Law must be preached for there to be good fruit.