Resources tagged: Justification
Though both Law and Gospel have commands and promises, the Law and the Gospel have different conditions.
J. V. Fesko discusses his coming to the Reformed faith, his experience in pastoral ministry, and his passion for theological education.
John Fesko discusses his landmark book on the doctrine of 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.