Faith Alone, The Doctrine of Justification: What the Reformers Taught...and Why It Still Matters
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Faith Alone, The Doctrine of Justification: What the Reformers Taught...and Why It Still Matters

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The Five Solas series looks at the declarations that formed the heart of the Protestant Reformation. In this volume, Faith Alone, Thomas Schreiner covers the doctrine of sola fide. He summarizes the history, outlines its biblical basis in both testaments, discusses whether justification is transformative or forensic, and addresses contemporary challenges.

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Title: Faith Alone, The Doctrine of Justification: What the Reformers Taught...and Why It Still Matters
By: Thomas R. Schreiner
Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 288
Vendor: Zondervan
Publication Date: 2015
Dimensions: 8.38 X 5.50 (inches)
Weight: 9 ounces
ISBN: 0310515785
ISBN-13: 9780310515784
Series: Five Solas
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Historians and theologians have long recognized that at the heart of the sixteenth-century Protestant Reformation were five declarations, often referred to as the ’solas’: sola scriptura, solus Christus, sola gratia, sola fide, and soli Deo gloria. These five statements summarize much of what the Reformation was about, and they distinguish Protestantism from other expressions of the Christian faith. Protestants place ultimate and final authority in the Scriptures, acknowledge the work of Christ alone as sufficient for redemption, recognize that salvation is by grace alone through faith alone, and seek to do all things for God’s glory.

In Faith Alone—The Doctrine of Justification renowned biblical scholar Thomas Schreiner looks at the historical and biblical roots of the doctrine of justification. He summarizes the history of the doctrine, looking at the early church and the writings of several of the Reformers. Then, he turns his attention to the Scriptures and walks readers through an examination of the key texts in the Old and New Testament. He discusses whether justification is transformative or forensic and introduces readers to some of the contemporary challenges to the Reformation teaching of sola fide, with particular attention to the new perspective on Paul.

Five hundred years after the Reformation, the doctrine of justification by faith alone still needs to be understood and proclaimed. In Faith Alone you will learn how the rallying cry of "sola fide" is rooted in the Scriptures and how to apply this sola in a fresh way in light of many contemporary challenges.

Author Bio

Thomas R. Schreiner (PhD, Fuller Theological Seminary) is James Buchanan Harrison Professor of New Testament and associate dean of Scripture and interpretation at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, Kentucky. The author of numerous books, he is the preaching pastor of Clifton Baptist Church in Louisville, Kentucky.

Matthew Barrett (PhD, The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary) is associate professor of Christian theology at Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, as well as executive editor of Credo Magazine. He is the editor of The Five Solas Series and the author of several books, including God's Word Alone, Reformation Theology, Salvation by Grace, and Owen on the Christian Life.

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