Joyce Meyer responds to TLH pg. 15

Joyce Meyer was briefly a member of Our Savior’s Lutheran Church in St. Louis, (Lutheran Church–Missouri Synod). It makes sense that she was familiar with the Lutheran “Liturgy” or as it is commonly know, the “Common Service” (TLH pg. 15, LSB pg. 184). At the very beginning of the service, the congregation confesses the following:…

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Luther on “the Simul”.

There is some discussion among Lutherans about what exactly is meant by the phrase “simul iustus et peccator”, “simultaneously just and sinner.” I found a great explanation of the what that phrase means from Dr. Luther’s own pen. It simply means “faith justifies and yet sin remains.” The Simul is simply the truth that you are…

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