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‘Fear you all who rule over the earth. ‘Know you nations and peoples that Christ is our God. ‘For he spoke and they came to being, he commanded and they were created; he put everything under our feet and delivered us from the wish of our enemies…. –recently unveiled 1,500 year old words from a […]
I’ve been traveling, so I’m posting this later than usual. Don’t worry, it hasn’t gone stale. We’ve been keeping it in plastic wrap.
By (author): Scott R. Murray
This book recounts, explains, and treats critically the 20th century American battles on the doctrine of the "third use" of the Law: the Law as a guide, teaching Christians what they should and should not do to lead God-pleasing lives. The author examines the key theologians in this debate and their positions, offers insights into the main issues, and seeks to present a Biblical and Lutheran understanding of the role of the Law in the Christian's life. The book touches on classic points of discussion in 20th century American theology, such as scriptural authority, theological method, doctrine of the Law and Gospel, and the impact made by existentialism.
See larger image Law, Life, and the Living God: The Third Use of Law in Modern American Lutheranism (Paperback) By (author): Scott R. Murray This book recounts, explains, and treats critically the 20th century American battles on the doctrine of the “third use” of the Law: the Law as a guide, teaching Christians what they […]
Dr. Joel Biermann has just launched a website based upon his book A Case for Character: Toward a Lutheran Virtue Ethics (which can be purchased here). This is a fantastic resource with videos on topic such as: the two kinds of righteousness, three kinds of righteousness, and Law/Gospel reductionism. The site can be found here.
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