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Final Judgment is Not a Matter of “Faith Alone” At All

Final Judgment is Not a Matter of “Faith Alone” At All

In the biblical and Catholic view, works are not separated from faith and salvation.

10/07/2016 

Giotto, “The Last Judgment”, Cappella Scrovegni in Padua (1306)

A Presbyterian pastor once asked me: “If you were to die tonight and God were to ask you why He should let you into heaven, what would you tell Him?”

The problem here is that I don’t see anywhere in the Bible, in any passages we can find concerning judgment, where God talks like a good Protestant Evangelical. They never refer to the “faith alone” that we are told is the sole criterion of salvation. read more