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Theotokos: Mary the Mother of God

One of the more important Christological questions in the history of the church is whether or not the church should confess that Mary is the theotokos, or the Mother of God.  There are several reasons why this is an immensely important question but the primary reason is because it has profound implications for rightly confessing...

Justification by Faith and the Early Church
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Justification by Faith and the Early Church

One of the biggest misconceptions about Christianity is that in order to become a Christian one must first be a "good" person.  This misconception comes from all sorts of places including the distorted witness of Christians and churches.  However, this distortion is not something new, it has been running rampant all throughout church history.  In...