Contributed by David Mcnally on Jan 17, 2014
John the Baptist, the last of the OT prophets or the first of the NT, proclaimed Law and the need to repent, but also Gospel and how to be forgiven. He looked forward to Jesus and must have been elated when he was told what Jesus said and did
Matthew 11: 2-15 The message John the Baptist preached
and the message he received
Lutherans are very firm on teaching Law and Gospel
and emphasising the correct distinction between the two.
We need them both, Law and Gospel,
God's Law, rules, duties and