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Bible Study; Lecture; Sermon Prep
Among the many theological topics being discussed in the church today, none is potentially more helpful - and more complex- than the related topics of Scripture, tradition, and authority. What role does each of these basic concepts play in the work in the parish? In the ecumenical movement? How do they relate to each other?
History of Christianity
Laity; Ministers; Scholars
Mayer, Herbert T.
"Scripture, Tradition, and Authority in the Life of the Early Church,"
Concordia Theological Monthly: Vol. 38, Article 4.
Available at: https://scholar.csl.edu/ctm/vol38/iss1/4