The Glory Has Departed
Norma Boeckler, Artist in Residence
Bethany Lutheran Church.
Tuesday, May 3, 2011
Here Is a Good Quotation for the Intrepids To Ignore While Saying They Are "Confessional."
Ditto, Missouri, ELS, and the Micro-Mini Sects
"On the other hand, the Enthusiasts should be rebuked with great earnestness and zeal, and should in no way be tolerated in the Church of God, who imagine [dream] that God, without any Means, without the hearing of the divine Word, and without the use of the holy Sacraments, draws men to Himself, and enlightens, justifies, and saves them."
Formula of Concord, Epitome, Article II, Free Will, 80, Concordia Triglotta, St. Louis: Concordia Publishing House, 1921, p. 911. Tappert, p. 536. Heiser, p. 249.