I then proposed that that time has arrived. The pure preaching and teaching of Christian doctrine, doctrine that has it's basis in Universal, Objective Justification (UOJ), is largely gone from external Christendom.
And what do I see? Paul T. McCain is defending against false teaching against Objective Justification. Hmmm, let us see about this. Rev. McCain is the Publisher of Concordia Publishing House (CPH) of today's (English) LC-MS.
Yes, it was Paul T. McCain who commented on my lack of attending a church and rebuked me when he said:
If you are not attending the Divine Service of Word and Sacrament, all these blog posts are useless to you, and for you. Repent and return to Christ.
- *** Update Nov. 6, 2012: My statement on President J.A.O. Preus II may need retraction as I reviewed this article in Christian News, March 3, 1997, top of column 4.)
- Mark U. Edwards, Jr. – Academic Dean, Harvard Divinity School (Unitarian?)
- Carter Lindberg – Professor of Church History Emeritus, Boston University School of Theology (United Methodist)
- James Estes – Professor Emeritus of History, Victoria College, University of Toronto (United Church of Canada – Methodist, Congregational, Presbyterian)
- Amy Nelson Burnett – Professor of History, University of Nebraska—Lincoln (who knows what denomination?)
- Scott H. Hendrix – Professor Emeritus, Princeton Theological Seminary (Presbyterian)
- Jane E. Strohl – Pacific Lutheran Theological Seminary, Graduate Theological Union, Berkeley, CA (Jane?)
- David M. Whitford – Professor of the History of Christianity, United Theological Seminary, Trotwood, Ohio; Associate Editor, Sixteenth Century Journal (United Methodist)
- Paul R. Hinlicky – Tise Professor of Lutheran Studies, Roanoke College (ELCA)
- Susan R. Boettcher – Department of History, University of Texas at Austin (state school, non-denominational)
- Kirsi Stjerna – Associate Professor of Reformation Church History, and Director for Institute of Luther Studies, Lutheran Theological Seminary at Gettysburg, PA (ELCA)
- Mickey Mattox – Associate Professor, Theology Department, Marquette University (Jesuit, Roman Catholic)
- Robert J. Christman – Assistant Professor of History, Luther College, Decorah, IA (ELCA)
- Knut Alfsvåg – Associate professor of systematic theology, School of Mission and Theology, Stavanger, Norway (non-denominational, originally Lutheran)
- Cornelis P. Venema – President and Professor of Doctrinal Studies, Mid-America Reformed Seminary, Dyer, Indiana
- Randall C. Zachman – Professor of Reformation Studies, University of Notre Dame, Indiana (Roman Catholic – papist)
- Joel R. Beeke – President, Puritan Reformed Theological Seminary, Grand Rapids, Michigan
- Jeannine E. Olson – Professor of History, Rhode Island College (state school); Visiting Professor, Boston University (United Methodist)
- David F. Aune, Walter Professor of New Testament & Christian Origins, Department of Theology, University of Notre Dame (Roman Catholic)
- Stephen Burnett, Associate Professor of Classics and Religious Studies, University of Nebraska-Lincoln (state school, Jewish sympathy writings along with Amy Nelson Burnett)
- Robert B. Chisholm Jr., Dallas Theological Seminary ("Evangelical"?; "Bible conference movement")
- Kirk Freudenburg, Department of Classics, Yale University (Congregationalist beginnings, non-denominational?)
- Michael S. Heiser, Academic Editor, Logos Bible Software (Reformed?; non-Lutheran)
- Dennis H. Magary, Chairman, Department of Old Testament and Semitic Languages, Trinity Evangelical Divinity School (Evangelical Free Church of America - free from Lutheran roots?)
- Eugene H. Merrill, Distinguished Professor of Old Testament Studies, Dallas Theological Seminary; Distinguished Professor of O.T. Interpretation, The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary
- Nicholas Perrin, Franklin S. Dyrness Chair of Biblical Studies, Wheaton College Graduate School (Reformed?, Methodist?, Presbyterian?, "Evangelicalism?")
- Andrie du Toit, Emeritus, Professor of New Testament, University of Pretoria; Former President, Societas Novi Testamenti Studiorum (non-denominational - Anglican?)
Paul T. McCain – The Great Defender of Objective Justification!
Matt. 7:22-23 – Many will say to me in that day, Lord, Lord, have we not prophesied in thy name? and in thy name have cast out devils? and in thy name done many wonderful works? And then will I profess unto them, I never knew you: depart from me, ye that work iniquity.