church, called, office, charismatic, st. paul, christian, prophets
Bible Study; Lecture; Sermon Prep
In discussing the doctrine of the call, as we all know, we are not traveling on an uncharted sea, but the subject has been discussed in innumerable books, brochures, essays, lectures, and articles. A person would think that since so many navigators have been at work, surely the proper ocean lanes leading to the desired ports have been discovered. Sad to say, there is no unanimity here. Affirmations are hotly pursued by denials.
Religious Thought, Theology and Philosophy of Religion
Scripture References in this Resource (separated by semi-colons)
Titus 1:5, 7; Acts 20:17, 28; 1 Peter 5:1 ff; Romans 10:14-17;
Laity; Ministers; Scholars
Arndt, William F.
"The Doctrine of the Call into the Holy Ministry,"
Concordia Theological Monthly: Vol. 25, Article 24.
Available at: https://scholar.csl.edu/ctm/vol25/iss1/24