Resources tagged: Justification
Far from being suspicious, we should welcome any ecumenical consensus that emerges out of the clear biblical testimony to God’s justification of the ungodly by imputing their sins to Christ and Christ’s righteousness to them through faith alone. However, the consensus that seems to be emerging in our day, as in other eras, seems to find its core sympathy in a more synergistic (Arminian and Roman Catholic) framework.
Maintaining a proper definition of the works of the law means the difference between justification and condemnation, heaven and hell.
Michael Horton discusses his book, The Gospel Driven Life: Being Good-News People in a Bad-News World.
Joel Osteen's "good news" turns out to be the worst possible news-God's blessing on my life depends on my own good works.
Paul's profound declaration of just how radically extensive and exclusive is Christ's mediation, as a free gift.