By Tuomo Mannermaa,Kirsi Irmeli Stjerna

ISBN-10: 0800637119

ISBN-13: 9780800637118

Mannermaas revisionist paintings on justification in Luthers theologya remarkable contribution from essentially the most influential Finnish students of Luther reviews is now to be had in English. His publication opens up new interpretive questions for old theology with remarkable implications for ecumenism, ethics, and spirituality.

He writes, "the thought of the divine lifestyles in Christ that's found in religion lies on the very heart of the theology of the Reformer." He argues that later Lutheran interpretation of this instructing has portrayed justification as extra mechanical and forensic than Luther did, underestimated the level to which Gods righteousness can be ours, and obscured the novel own transformation that Luther attributed to justification.

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