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Cajetan's Protestant Canon

William Whitacker in his Disputation on Holy Scripture provides us with the following quote from Cajetan:

Thus, therefore, writes Cajetan at the end of his commentary upon the History of the old Testament: “Here,” says he, “we close our commentaries on the historical books of the old Testament.

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Sola Scriptura

Ask an Anglican: Why trust the Fathers?

Ian, who writes from Australia, says that he has a lot of difficulty talking to other young Christians about why the historic teaching of the Church ought to carry any weight. 1,736 more words

Doctrine

Poll: Authority of the Bible vs. the Church's Teachings

Here’s a poll for you.  Have we gone too far in rejecting the authority in the church, or not far enough?  Find out where your church or congregation stands on authority–on the bible alone, or also on the teachings and traditions of the church? 271 more words

Church

Jimmy Akin on the Practical Problems of Sola Scriptura

In summary, sola scriptura presupposes (1) the existence of the printing press, (2) the universal distribution of Bibles, (3) a cash-based economy, (4) universal literacy, (5) the universal possession of scholarly support materials, (6) the universal possession of adequate time for study, and (7) a universal education in a high level of critical thinking skills. 362 more words

Sola Scriptura

Free Scripture card - H - plus 15 Scripture verses on hope

 Happy are those whose hope is in the Lord their God.

For those of you who have been reading my blog for a little while, you may know that I did not always rely totally on the Lord.

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God's Word

The Necessity of Eternal Security

Recently I have been dealing with the shock of hearing that several pastors on the mountain where I live do not believe in eternal security.  I have had to struggle with the idea that I have always held but never proved to myself, that this doctrine is an essential part of the gospel message, and without believing it you do not have salvation.  878 more words

Pastor Cliff's Ministry

What is the difference between Easter and the Passover?

Easter Buns, Priest calls for hot cross buns removal in Woolworths and Coles – too early for Easter

reprinted here with permission from the LORD’sPUB.

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