It is a striking fact that one particular sentence from St. Paul occurs in three foundational documents of the Reformation. And it is not Romans 1:17! Moreover, each document uses this sentence to highlight some aspect of the doctrine of justification. (1)
Dr. Paul F. M. Zahl is rector of All Saints Episcopal Church in Chevy Chase, Maryland.
Issue: "Why Does Matter Matter?" May/June 1998 Vol. 7 No. 3 Page number(s): 28-30
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