James 3 (AD 48) James 2: you claim to be a Christian? Show it by what you do. James 3: you claim to be a Christian? Show it by what you don’t do. Speaking your mind used to be frowned upon. Nowadays, at least in western societies, saying what you think – no matter how … More Day 174: You’re a Christian? Show it.
James 2:14-26 (AD 48) Martin Luther, for many the figurehead of the Reformation, was not the biggest fan of this letter, and today’s passage is a key reason why. Luther said, “The epistle of James gives us much trouble, for the Papists embrace it alone and leave out all the rest…Accordingly, if they will not … More Day 173: Faith alone, not faith that is alone