Martin Luther – A Pastor-Theologian & His Personality

The Lord’s bond-servant must not be quarrelsome, but be kind to all, able to teach, patient when wronged, with gentleness correcting those who are in opposition, if perhaps God may grant them repentance leading to the knowledge of the truth, and they may come to their senses and escape from the snare of the devil,(…)

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Martin Luther the Pastor-Translator

Martin Luther was not some bookish nerd whose love of books was greater than his love of people. We often have misconceptions about what makes a good translator or linguist, and thus many of us never even consider the necessary labor of love that Bible translation is for making Christ’s bride beautiful by bringing her His Word. Just(…)

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Together for Inerrancy

Do you love the Word? John MacArthur, Mark Dever, and others are coming together for inerrancy at the Shepherds’ Conference Summit March 3-6, 2015 at Grace Community Church in Sun Valley, CA. Here’s a 1 minute video on inerrancy and loving God by loving His Word (with more resources at InerrantWord.com). Before the Shepherds’ Summit,(…)

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NOBTS Colloquium on Bible Translation

Praise the Lord for the New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, who recently held a free colloquium on Bible translation as missions. You can also read about it in this article at Baptist Press, and check out the video presentations here. With experienced translators and consultants from SIL, The Seed Company, Wycliffe, and New Tribes Missions,(…)

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Bring the Cloak, and the Books, Especially the Parchments…Bring the Hebrew Books

Paul asked his beloved son in the faith, Timothy, to bring warm clothes, books and parchments to his prison cell (2Tim 1:2; 2:9; 4:13). William Tyndale wrote from prison, in expectation of his death, that the local governor of Vilvorde Castle might bring him warm clothes, along with the following request: “And I ask to(…)

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