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‘Sola Scriptura’ – The Bible Alone

by Peter Adam

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We often think of ‘sola scriptura’ in terms of authority in matters of faith and practice. The Reformers also knew that the Bible is the chief instrument of ministry, because it is God’s powerful and effective word. The Bible must be in our ears, in our hearts, in our hands, and on our lips.

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Telling Another Old Story

by Rhys Bezzant

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We must not assume that the English Reformation played by a different set of rules, or was not animated by theological debates or intellectual history. Luther’s Reformation is ours too as Anglicans. The continental reformation is central to the reformation of the Church in England in the sixteenth century, and the reverberations of the hammer in Wittenberg can still be heard distinctly in Australia today.

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The Archbishops' Statement on the Reformation

by Mark Thompson

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The Archbishops of Canterbury and York have released a joint statement on the 500th anniversary of the Reformation. The statement recognises that 'many Christians will want to give thanks for the great blessings they have received to which the Reformation directly contributed'.

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