How Unsearchable His Ways

Soli Deo Gloria An Overview of “The Glory of God Alone” Soli Deo Gloria is the Latin motto that really encompasses all the other Solas. The phrase translated to English means “To God Alone Glory.” Everything redounds to the glory of God, and that is especially true in salvation. The doctrine of Soli Deo Gloria … Continue reading How Unsearchable His Ways

Rest in Christ

An Overview of “Solus Christus” What is Solus Christus? Solus Christ is the Protestant doctrine stating that salvation is obtained through the person and work of Jesus Christ. I already posted that we are saved by grace alone and justified through faith alone (You can read those here and here). However, our faith alone needs … Continue reading Rest in Christ

The Gift of God

An Overview of “Grace Alone” What is Sola Gratia? Sola Gratia is the Protestant doctrine that Christians are saved by God’s grace alone. The Bible teaches we have all sinned and fallen short of the glory of God, but believers are “justified by his grace as a gift, through the redemption in Christ Jesus, whom … Continue reading The Gift of God

The Word Does the Work

An Overview of Sola Scriptura What is Sola Scriptura? The Protestant doctrine of Sola Scriptura is that the Christian Scriptures alone are the sole infallible rule of faith and practice.First, Sola Scriptura states that Scripture is infallible. To be infallible is to be incapable of making any mistakes. Because all of Scripture is breathed by … Continue reading The Word Does the Work

Doctrines For Today

An Introduction to the Five Solas of the Protestant Reformation As many of you may know, 2017 marks the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation, one of the most significant events in the history of the church. Though the Reformation still continues on today, we should often take a look back and reflect upon the … Continue reading Doctrines For Today