Who Saves Whom?

Friday, 01 May 1992

If God's election depended on our foreseen decision, this not only raises a question concerning God's grace (i.e. foreseen merit is merit nonetheless), but also concerning human sinfulness.
In this article I want to offer some brief scriptural responses to the common objections concerning the doctrine of election. If one does not believe in the doctrine of unconditional election, it is impossible to have a high doctrine of grace. As Luther told Erasmus, ignorance of this great truth is in a real sense ignorance of the Christian gospel. “For when the works and power of God are unknown in this way, I cannot worship, praise, thank, and serve God, since I do not know how much I ought to attribute to myself and how much to God.” ...


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