Apr 20, 2009

McKnight on the New Perspective

Scot McKnight sums up the new perspective on Paul in three lines.

1. Judaism was not a works-earns-salvation religion.
2. Paul was therefore not opposing a works-earns-salvation religion.
3. Therefore, the Reformation's way of framing the entire message of the New Testament as humans seeking to earn their own redemption rests on shaky historical grounds.

Read Scot's post here.

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