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Reformed Catholicism

Something I noticed rather prominent in the writings of various 17th century Anglicans as I was reading from them early this year was that they never referred to the “Roman Catholic Church.”  Romans, Papists, but never Catholics.  The reason for … Continue reading

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Article 31: the Sacrifice of Christ

This is part of my commentary series on The 39 Articles of Religion.  Article 31 states: XXXI. Of the one Oblation of Christ finished upon the Cross The Offering of Christ once made is that perfect redemption, propitiation, and satisfaction, … Continue reading

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What are the sacraments? – summarizing Articles 25-30

The six Articles of Religion pertaining to the doctrine and discipline of the sacraments can be described as “Classically Protestant.”  This stands in distinction to the course of modern Protestantism particularly in America.  The Anglican position on the Sacraments was … Continue reading

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Article 30: both bread & wine

This is part of my commentary series on The 39 Articles of Religion.  Article 30 states: XXX. Of both kinds The Cup of the Lord is not to be denied to the Lay-people: for both the parts of the Lord’s … Continue reading

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Article 29: Unworthy for Communion

This is part of my commentary series on The 39 Articles of Religion.  Article 29 states: XXIX. Of the Wicked which eat not the Body of Christ in the use of the Lord’s Supper The Wicked, and such as be void … Continue reading

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Article 28: Holy Communion

This is part of my commentary series on The 39 Articles of Religion.  Article 28 states: XXVIII. Of the Lord’s Supper The Supper of the Lord is not only a sign of the love that Christians ought to have among … Continue reading

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How to Deal with Sin

This is my sermon for 10 September 2017, on Matthew 18:15-20. Your Own Sins The Ten Commandments, traditionally used at the beginning of the Anglican liturgy, remind us in methodical detail that we are sinners.  The Summary of the Law … Continue reading

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