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How 'sola scriptura' is at odds with the Bible message

Catholic World News - October 28, 2011

In an instructive essay that looks forward to the October 31 celebration of Reformation Day, Francis Beckwith—who became a leading Evangelical scholar before returning to his boyhood Catholic faith—explains how his study of Scripture led him back to the Catholic Church. His reflections, he notes, convinced him “that sola scriptura was a 16th-century invention and, therefore, not an essential Christian doctrine.”

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