Luther on Grace Alone (Sola Gratia)

This is a repost from March 15, 2011. Here are some great words from Martin Luther on salvation by grace alone.  These quotes are from a sermon on Titus 3:4-8 and can be found in volume 3 of Baker’s 7-volume set of Luther’s sermons (edited by J. N. Lenker and others). “So he [Paul in… Continue reading Luther on Grace Alone (Sola Gratia)

A Complete Title to Justification

  These are great words from John Colquhoun (d. 1827) in A Treatise on the Law and the Gospel. “In the affair of justification, the law as a covenant of works is not only to be distinguished, but to be separated from the gospel.  When a true believer is at any time in doubt of… Continue reading A Complete Title to Justification

Salvation: All of God, All of Grace

  (This is a repost from November 2011) Here’s a great section from a great book: “The doctrines of grace [a.k.a. TULIP] stand or fall together, and together they point to one central truth: salvation is all of grace because it is all of God; and because it is all of God, it is all… Continue reading Salvation: All of God, All of Grace

Luther on Grace Alone (Sola Gratia)

 Here are some great words from Luther on salvation by grace alone.  These quotes are from a sermon on Titus 3:4-8 and can be found in volume 3 of Baker's 7-volume set of Luther's sermons (edited by J. N. Lenker and others).  “So he [Paul in Titus 3:5-7] discards all boasted free will, all human virtue, righteousness,… Continue reading Luther on Grace Alone (Sola Gratia)

Luther on Sola Gratia

   This is one of those books that students of grace need on their bookshelves.  Don't get it on Kindle or Ipad; you need to spend the $15 and get a hard copy so you can write in it, underline parts, scribble notes in the back cover, and just enjoy the simple pleasure of holding a book of… Continue reading Luther on Sola Gratia