Tuesday, November 13, 2007

Works don't work

We've been studying the doctrine of justification in my Romans class recently. In chapter 4, we've been looking closely at how works are not the way a person is justified before God.

"There is no Christian in his wits who will dare to adventure the everlasting safety of his soul upon the leaking vessels of his own holiness or services." -Thomas Brooks, A Cabinet of Choice Jewels