By Keith Mathison
Sola Scriptura, "Scripture alone".
In what form can we locate the doctrine of sola Scriptura at the present time? Many glossy Evangelicals see it as a license to disregard heritage and the creeds in desire of a extra splintered method of Christian residing. some time past twenty years, Roman Catholic and japanese Orthodox apologists have strongly attempted to undermine sola Scriptura as unbiblical, unhistorical, and impractical. yet those teams relaxation their situations on a contemporary, fake tackle sola Scriptura.
The historic, medieval, and classical Protestant view of sola Scriptura truly has relatively a special form than so much competitors and defenders retain. Therein lies the aim of this book—an interesting safety of the traditional (and classical Protestant) doctrine of sola Scriptura opposed to the claims of Rome, the East, and sleek Evangelicalism.
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