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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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What Human Reason Is Good For
The value and authority of human reason was a point of significant tension between Protestants...
Reformation Commentary | June 24, 2019
Men Are Like the Sun, Women Are Like the Moon
In considering Pauline anthropology, one passage that brought out a range of interpretations was 1...
Reformation Commentary | June 19, 2019
The Whole Person Affected by Original Sin
In his exegesis of Romans 7:17, Italian reformer Peter Martyr Vermigli (1499-1562) argues that with...
Reformation Commentary | June 10, 2019
There Is No Such Thing as Free Will
The nature of the created will was a constant point of conflict during the sixteenth...
Reformation Commentary | June 7, 2019
Spiritual Sacrifices of the Spiritual Priesthood
In working through the Pauline corpus, the reformers constantly wrestled with Paul’s emphasis on the...
Reformation Commentary | June 4, 2019