All the other solae are from Him, through Him and to Him.
Nothing we can do will merit our own salvation; our seemingly good works are stained with the stench of sin, but by the blood of Christ shed on the hill those many years ago, we are washed, made clean and renewed.
Truth be told, the reality of death has not changed. The only thing that has changed in the last weeks is that, we are now consciously considering what will inevitably happen to each and every one of us.
Faith is knowing and understanding that we can't save ourselves, but that a means has been offered.
The storm howled, its violent winds straining at the already ripped sails and whistling through the broken hull of the ship. John was at the helm of the ship, trying all he could to steer the course of the ship away from the calamity, holding on to the feeble hope he and his fellow sailors … Continue reading Sola Gratia | #TheSolae
"The truth of Scripture comes first. After that is accepted one may determine whether the words of men can be accepted as true."
As time went by, several people decided to place the Gospel (God's truth for mankind that leads to salvation) on the back burner, and instead attempt to use their limited human knowledge to try and box the vastness of this truth.