The ninth, tenth, and eleventh articles of the Augsburg Confession take up Baptism, the Lord’s Supper, and Confession, respectively. Each of these articles is surprisingly short—the longest of [...]
Pr. Borghardt continues our Advent tour of the Augsburg Confession. Today we study Article XI – Confession and Absolution. ► Subscribe to our channel to get notifications when we go live: [...]
The article on the Mass is an article on worship. Before getting to the teaching on the Mass, it’s necessary to define our terms.
Marriage has a number of purposes. In the beginning, God created man and woman and gave them to each other in marriage for mutual companionship and help, and for the procreation of children [...]
An issue facing the Church at the time of the Reformation is whether priests, or pastors, could be married. The tradition that had been received in the medieval Church was that priests and monks [...]
The first 21 articles or topics have been about doctrine—articles of faith. What follows are several abuses that have been corrected—practical matters that were either eliminated or reformed. The [...]