Talking to Jesus
Concordia Journal, Winter 2015, volume 41, doctrine, pharisees, post-modernism, magisterial, Melanchthon, fides quae, corpus doctrinae
Bible Study; Lecture; Sermon Prep
If the beginning of the twenty-first century is marked by “Epicurean indifference,” the temptation to doctrinally focused people is, quoting Melanchthon again, “Pharisaic pride.” What Jesus said to the ancient Pharisees can help us resist this subtle temptation to imagine that we own the truth.
Scripture References in this Resource (separated by semi-colons)
Matthew 23:15; Acts 9:2; Matthew 23:1‒3; Psalm 137:4; 2 Corinthians 5:10; Mark 12:24; 2 Corinthians 5:10; John 3:1-2; John 3:10; John 3:16; John 6:37; 1 Peter 1:17; James 3:1;
People in this Resource (separated by commas)
Martin Schalling, Martin Luther,
"Talking to Jesus,"
Concordia Journal: Vol. 41
, Article 2.
Available at: http://scholar.csl.edu/cj/vol41/iss1/2