A new study of evangelicals has found a surprising amount of out-and-out heresy when it comes to their understanding of the Trinity–particularly in regards to the Son of God and the Holy Spirit. Among other things, such as a basic relativism and a repudiation of the church’s authority over them.
Mathew Block, communications director of the Lutheran Church-Canada, discusses the findings. He argues that part of the problem is a misunderstanding of the authority of the Bible. People say the Bible is their authority, then consider that to be a license to interpret scripture any way they want to. Instead of sola scriptura, we have solo scriptura. [Read more…]