What’s Your Church Founded On?
Written By: Gregory Watson
“And so I say to you, you are Peter, and upon this rock I will build my church, and the gates of the netherworld shall not prevail against it” (Matthew 16:18).
When it comes right down to it, the thing that ultimately separates all the other versions of Christianity from the Catholic Church is the question of who’s in charge. For all the various Protestant objections to Mary, Purgatory, et al., it began with Martin Luther’s fundamental rejection of the magisterial authority of the Church to define Christian teaching. Five hundred years ago this Halloween, the Protestant “Reformation”