Solus Christus and the Protestant Reformation of Europe

History shows that a commitment to solus Christus is based upon Scripture and the earliest Christian documents. Commitment to this doctrine was lost, though, after extra-biblical and traditional elements entered the church and became authoritative. The Reformers, on the other hand, understood that these traditions were simply the traditions of men. A commitment to the authority of Scripture for faith and practice resulted in a commitment to salvation mediated by Christ alone. The result is that God receives all of the glory for salvation since it is sought solely through His Son.

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Turabian: Moorhead, Jonathan. "Solus Christus and the Protestant Reformation of Europe." The Master's Seminary Journal 28, no. 2 (Fall 2017): 181–200.

APA: Moorhead, J. (2017). Solus Christus and the Protestant Reformation of Europe. The Master's Seminary Journal, 28(2), 181–200.