How would you respond to someone who says that different denominational beliefs “are all dependent on interpretation” and therefore shouldn’t be worried about? -C C, I would say that different denominational beliefs “are all dependent on interpretation”. However, not all interpretations are equally valid. In fact, it is a basic fact of logic that two […]

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[youtube]ZN3__vfbf_4[/youtube] Worldview Everlasting AskdaPastor2.0 takes on the question of our Lord’s Words of Institution of the Holy Supper, especially in like of the modern argument that Jesus is gust speaking in metaphors. The classic answer of Christian orthodoxy ain’t a maverick as it rocks out with a whole lot of Gospel on the highway to […]

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Excellent video on Lutheran Soteriology, Crux Theologorum, and the magisterial and ministerial use of reason. I’m not sure I like the word “paradox” as that often is synonymous with “contradiction”. I don’t see a contradiction in the Lutheran view of soteriology. However, there is trouble with one area. How do you maintain A) God is […]

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Greeting WEteam In Luther’s Large Catechism (LC) about the Second Commandment he writes in paragraph 65 and 66: “Thus you have the sum of the entire commandment explained. And with this understanding the question with which many teachers have troubled themselves has been easily solved, to wit, why swearing is prohibited in the Gospel [Matt […]

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