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B. After The Formula Of Concord.

  “In the beginning of the Reformation nearly all the representatives of the evangelical church who touched upon this question taught an absolute predestination, an eternal foreordination of some to salvation and of others...

I. Dogmatico-Historical Introduction.

A. Before The Formula Of Concord.   Sin has most deeply depraved and corrupted man’s body and soul together with all his powers. His mind and will, for instance, rarely choose by nature, even...

A. Authors Of The Formula Of Concord.

  David Chytræus writes in his Commentary on Rev., p. 373: “The norm and rule of the last judgment will be simple, easily comprehended, certain, and irreversible. The book of life, the decisive sentence...

Introductory Remarks.

  1) Over against Romanism our Lutheran Church holds fast the maxim, that we are justified and saved Sola Fide. i.e. by faith alone. To be sure, these words as they stand are not...

Intuitu Fidei – F. A. Schmidt

“INTUITU FIDEI” BY REV. PROF. F. A. SCHMIDT, D. D., TRANSLATED FROM THE GERMAN BY REV. R. C. H. LENSKI, A.M. AND REV. C. B. GOHDES, A.M. Part I. What Were The Contents Or...

The Present Controversy on Predestination – F. W. Stellhorn

The Present Controversy on Predestination: A CONTRIBUTION TO ITS HISTORY AND PROPER ESTIMATE. By PROF. F. W. STELLHORN, D, D., of the Evangelical Lutheran Seminary, Columbus, Ohio. Translated by REV. R. C H. LENSKI,...