The central teaching of the Lutheran Reformation is briefly stated in the Augsburg Confession:
cannot be justified before God by their own strength, merits, or works,
but are freely justified for Christ's sake, through faith, when they
believe that they are received into favor, and that their sins are
forgiven for Christ's sake, who, by His death, has made satisfaction for
our sins. This faith God imputes for righteousness in His sight. (AC,
The Lutheran reformers drew these words
and teaching directly from Holy Scripture -in particular from the
Apostle Paul's letter to the Ephesians.
We have completed a series of interviews with Dr. Thomas Winger, author of the
Concordia Commentary on Ephesians.
We think this series will benefit both you and your parishioners as
you continue your life-long study of this vital letter of the Apostle
Click here to listen to the entire series. Feel free to share this series with the people of your congregation as well.