Working on The Great Debate III – 1998

Today I have begun work on the Great Debate III on the Papacy with Mitch Pacwa from 1998. The video footage is much higher quality than the first two. I did find it interesting that when I looked at the original work that I did with Avid’s Liquid Edition software I decided to hook up the firewire cable and take …

Martin Luther Believed in Devotion to Mary?

Recently-across-the-Tiber Jason Reed says:”And then, as I started reading the reformers, they’re Catholic! Luther believed in the devotion to Mary.” While Luther said nice things about Mary, his mature Mariology is not modern-day Roman Catholic Mariology. Saying nice things about Mary is not the same thing as Roman Catholic Marian devotion, both then and now. Young Luther, Saints, and the …

Sola Scripture Debate

A recent Unbelievable podcast debate which James participated in, with Catholic Peter D. Williams is now online. “The Protestant Reformation brought forth the cry “Sola Scriptura” – that Christianity should be based on the words of scripture alone, not on Roman Catholic church tradition. Peter D Williams of Catholic Voices argues that the reformers were wrong and that the ultimate …