Soli Deo Gloria

Luther’s “Bondage of the Will” – Refutation of Arguments in Support of Free Choice, Part 3

Martin Luther’s “De Servo Arbitrio/On the Bondage of the Will” in “Luther and Erasmus: Free Will and Salvation” in The Library of Christian Classics, Ichthus Edition

Translated and Edited by Philip S. Watson in collaboration with B. Drewery

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: The Westminster Press, 1969

Pages 205-219

This reading covers the following sections:

Part III. Refutation of Arguments in Support of Free Choice
(g)
 New Testament Passages: Matthew 23:37 – Man Must Not Pry Into the Secret Will of God
(h) Precepts and Rewards in the New Testament: The Question of Merit
(i) Erasmus’ Arguments Undermine His Own Cause