Sola Fide, Grace, Obedience, and Perseverance

Excerpted from Obedient Faith: A Festschrift for Norman Shepherd, edited by P. Andrew Sandlin and John Barach (Mount Hermon, California; Kerygma Press, forthcoming). Sola fide ... cannot denote an exclusion of persevering obedience and good works as in a consequent sense conditions of eternal life.[1] Just as Lordship Salvation creates an apparent conflict with sola fide, [...]