Revive Our Hearts Podcast

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Why Was the Reformation Needed?

Leslie Basham: Next week we celebrate the 500th anniversary of the beginning of the Protestant Reformation. Pastor Erwin Lutzer explains why this historical event matters so much.

Dr. Erwin Lutzer: The most important thing that the Reformation did is it recovered the gospel and answered this question, “How does a sinner stand justified in the presence of a God who is so holy that you can never appease Him?” That’s the gospel itself.

Leslie: This is Revive Our Hearts with Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth, author of A Place of Quiet Rest, for Monday, October 23, 2017.

Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth: Well, my guess is that you’ve heard some talk recently about something called the Reformation—the Protestant Reformation—which took place 500 years ago. That’s a pretty significant anniversary!

It’s appropriate that we should be having this kind of conversation, because many historians would agree that this is one of the most significant …

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Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth

Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth

Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth has touched the lives of millions of women through Revive Our Hearts and the True Woman movement, calling them to heart revival and biblical womanhood. Her love for Christ and His Word is infectious, and permeates her … read more …

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