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Question: What impact does "Scripture alone" have on the Christian worldview?

Question: What impact does "Scripture alone" have on the Christian worldview?

the Reformation 500 years ago was about returning to what God says to us in his Word.  So, we turn to Jesus in the familiar words of John’s gospel, the 8th chapter, verse 31.  Jesus says, “If you hold to my teaching, you are really my disciples.  Then you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free.”

Question: What do Lutherans mean by "grace alone"?

Question: What do Lutherans mean by "grace alone"?

What do Lutherans mean by “grace alone”?  It means to know that we are at peace with God because of God, as the Bible says:  There is no difference, for all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God, and are justified freely by his grace through the redemption that came by Christ Jesus.