lutheran symbols, scriptures, brief statement, exegetical, justification, faith
Bible Study; Lecture; Sermon Prep
Documents such as A Brief Statement are functional; they are intended to perform a service and have validity and worth because, and insofar as, they do perform a service. As Lutherans, who receive and embrace the Holy Scriptures as the pure fountains from which the people of God must drink to live, we live in the conviction that the one functioning power in the life of the church is the Word of God.
Religious Thought, Theology and Philosophy of Religion
Scripture References in this Resource (separated by semi-colons)
Romans 3:2; 1 Corinthians 12:3; 2 Corinthians 13:14; Matthew 4:1-11; Matthew 15:6; Matthew 22:43-46; Romans 1:2; Romans 4:2-3; John 20:30-31; 1 John 1:3-4; Revelation 1:11; Revelation 2:1, 7; Hosea 13:9; Hebrews 12:28; 1 Corinthians 15:19; Philippians 3:9;
Laity; Ministers; Scholars
"A Brief Statement-Guidelines and Helps for Study,"
Concordia Theological Monthly: Vol. 33, Article 21.
Available at: https://scholar.csl.edu/ctm/vol33/iss1/21