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Miserably and Lamentably Stripped: A Found Poem (Holy Week)
One of the most important Austrian poets of the Baroque period, Catharina...
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The Reformation Commentary on Scripture is a series published by IVP Academic intended to recover the wealth of biblical commentary during the time of the Reformation. The series is edited by Timothy George and Scott Manetsch, and it will eventually cover all the books of the bible.
Sapientia has partnered with IVP Academic to bring some of this wealth to you on a weekly basis. Read these snippets and learn more not only about the Reformation and its reformers, but also Holy Scripture.
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John's Parents Provide a Good Example of Virtue
Following the Reformation emphasis on justification by faith rather than human works, Huldrych Zwingli (1484-1531),...
Reformation Commentary | July 17, 2017
Rain of Providence
In the background of Huldrych Zwingli’s (1484-1531) reflection on 1 Kings 18:41-46 is the scholastic...
Reformation Commentary | July 10, 2017
God's Use of Clay Reminds Us of His Power and Our Humility
In his exegesis of Genesis 2:7, Huldrych Zwingli (1484-1531) demonstrates that for the reformers, there...
Reformation Commentary | July 3, 2017
God Chose Simple People to Preach the Gospel
Where the false teachers in Corinth took pride in their learning and eloquence, Paul makes...
Reformation Commentary | June 26, 2017
Beware False Preachers With Selfish Motives And Evil Doctrine
As leader of the Scottish Reformation, John Knox (1513-1572) lived in a time of religious...
Reformation Commentary | June 19, 2017