Justification By Faith ( Sola Fide )

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Justification by faith (Sola Fide), which known to be the core value of the Reformation. Is the believe that righteousness from God is viewed as being credited to the sinner 's account through faith alone, without works is the core value of the Reformation.(Reformation is a 16th-century movement for the reform of abuses in the Roman Catholic Church ending in the establishment of the Reformed and Protestant Churches). Reformers like “Martin Luther and John Calving” were known as one of the most significant figures in the history of Reformation. They both proclaimed “Justification” as the main subject of the gospel of God’s grace. They were well acknowledged for their common doctrines of Salvation (deliverance from sin and its consequences, believed by Christians to be brought about by faith in Christ), Election (election refers to the fact that God chooses (or elects) to do everything that He does in whatever way He best sees fit), Predestination (is the belief that everything that happens has already been determined by God) and so on. Despite their common doctrines, yet they had several disagreements on issues like free will and the role of the state in Christianity. They also had different approaches to some of their common philosophies (salvation, election etc.). They had different measures to severity of sin and degree of solace for the sinners. I will compare Luther 's and Calvin 's view on the condition of sinful persons, I will examine the excessiveness of…

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