The Magazine of The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America


Keys that unlock the Bible

Luther's law/gospel distinction opens the Bible to us as a word of life

We compared Lutheranism to a large house with an even larger attic. As we explore the treasures of our tradition, we first discover a large ring of keys. These keys are a wonderful asset to open the greatest resource of all: The word of God found in the Bible, which contains our story and hope. But it's a large and confusing book that needs interpretation. It might as well be locked as far as many modern readers are concerned


The rest of this article is only available to subscribers.

text size:

this page: email | print

March issue

MARCH issue:

All are welcome