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The Fire that Fueled the Reformation

In commemoration of Reformation Day, October 31, 1517, the day on which Martin Luther nailed to the church door his 95 complaints against the Roman Catholic Church, comes this short, but relevant article: http://www.tms.edu/preachersandpreaching/the-fire-that-fueled-the-reformation/ Advertisements

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The Reformation Relics

Being a reader of church history it has been fascinating to observe all the references to the Reformation on our current trip …. Click here to read more: The Reformation Relics by Pieter Stok

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We Need Christ

Martin Luther (1483-1546) strongly challenged the church of his day over un-biblical practices like forgiving sins for financial contributions or the veneration of artifacts, that were drastically clouding over the Good News. It’s recorded that Luther’s spiritual father at the time pleaded … Continue reading

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Is It Time For Another Reformation?

Originally posted on Travels from Ur:
St Peter’s Rome Recently an old friend from the Catholic tradition commented on a poem I had written about the importance of acknowledging those, from the past, who had paved the way for us.…

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Controlling the Call

And when the Sanhedrin had set Peter and John in the midst, they asked, “By what power or by what name have you preached?”  … So they commanded them not to speak at all nor teach in the name of … Continue reading

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A Call to Reformation

One of my heroes is Martin Luther, a Roman Catholic monk who challenged the un-biblical practices and beliefs of the institutional church of his day.  Luther insisted that the institutional church use the Bible and the Bible alone as it’s … Continue reading

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