Justification in Church History
How helpful it is to wrestle through doctrinal issues with the Church as it grows in understanding. Thus, these messages consider the Church’s understanding of the doctrine of justification over the centuries. How did the early church writers present justification? What were the issues in the medieval church, and how does Roman Catholicism understand justification? What was the breakthrough on justification that launched the Protestant Reformation?
The 2 seminar messages of Justification in Church History include:
- “Justification in Medieval and Roman Catholic Theology” by Derek Thomas
- “Justification and the Early Church Fathers” by Ligon Duncan
(2 messages on 2 CDs)
The Philadelphia Conference on Reformed Theology is the longest running national Reformed conference. It was started in 1974 by Dr. James Boice. It exists to glorify God through a rediscovery of the Church’s great doctrinal foundations