doctrines confession, lutheran, dogmas, open questions, salvation, luther, augsburg confession, christian
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After having shown that the theory of open questions cannot be supported by assuming a gradual growth of dogmas through successive decisions of the Church, we shall prove In the following paragraphs that a doctrine must not first gain a so-called symbolical recognition before it can become a dogma of the Church and must not therefore be placed in the category of open question until such recognition has been achieved.
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1 Corinthians 10:16;
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Walther, C. F. and Guebert, Alex Wm.
"The False Arguments for the Modern Theory of Open Questions,"
Concordia Theological Monthly: Vol. 10, Article 67.
Available at: https://scholar.csl.edu/ctm/vol10/iss1/67