1 Clement 32:4 "And so we, having been called through His will in Christ Jesus, are not justified through ourselves or through our own wisdom or understanding or piety or works which we wrought in holiness of heart, but through faith, whereby the Almighty God justified all men that have been from the beginning; to whom be the glory for ever and ever. Amen."
Monday, November 8, 2010
1 Clement on Justification by Faith.
I'm somewhat surprised that the Reformers or modern Lutheran apologists don't use this quote from the Apostolic Father, St. Clement, more often: