This entry is part 2 of 6 in the series 2017 Reformation Newsletter Articles

This is part two of a series of twelve newsletter articles written by Rev. Neil L. Carlson for the 500th anniversary of the Reformation. Rev. Carlson is pastor of Trinity Lutheran Church and Zion Lutheran Church in Sidney and Chappell, … Continue reading

Steadfast Flacius — About True and False Adiaphora

The term “adiaphora” has commonly been understood and used by Lutherans to distinguish between matters which are neither commanded nor forbidden by the Word of God from those which are commanded and forbidden by the Word of God. Adiaphora are … Continue reading

Steadfast Flacius — Affliction Brings Knowledge

To many Matthias Flacius was a fiendish swine, but to others he was considered the second greatest theologian of the Reformation. That was the judgment of C.F.W. Walther, in The Proper Distinction Between Law and Gospel, and who are we … Continue reading