Concordia Theological Monthly
church fathers, doctrine, open questions, lutheran, orthodoxy, grace, heretics
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A fourth false argument for the modern theory of open questions is the appeal to certain points of doctrine in which former teachers recognized for their orthodoxy have erred. Those who advance this argument justify it in the following manner: In previous eras certain teachers of our Church entertained divergent opinions without being accused of heresy or denied church-fellowship by their fellow-Christiana.
Religious Thought, Theology and Philosophy of Religion
Scripture References in this Resource (separated by semi-colons)
Proverbs 24:16; Psalm 7:9; Romans 14:1; Matthew 16:18; Matthew 14:29;
Laity; Ministers; Scholars
Walther, C. F. and Guebert, Alex Wm.
"The False Arguments for the Modern Theory of Open Questions,"
Concordia Theological Monthly: Vol. 10, Article 76.
Available at: https://scholar.csl.edu/ctm/vol10/iss1/76