Justification: A Driving Force Behind the Reformation

A driving force behind the Reformation was the doctrine of justification by faith alone. The Reformers grasped that God declares sinners righteous through their faith in Christ alone, apart from their good works. This exposed the false teachings of the Roman Catholic Church and unleashed the power of the gospel in the lives of the people.

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  1. Mike Mathis

    That’s a message that’s needed as much today as it was then and for the same reason. Human nature hasn’t changed although the outward manifestations of it have.

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