Sola scriptura, “Scripture alone,” is one of the five theological principles of the Reformation. It guards against error by saying that Scripture is our primary source of authority, sufficient for our salvation and spiritual life.
Following the Early Church’s persecution, there was a time in which Christianity had cultural favor in power. Post-Enlightenment, however, Christianity is moving toward a season of hostility and marginalization.
The season of Epiphany calls us to remember when God revealed His redemptive plan through the person and work of Jesus Christ. Like the Magi, God draws us to Himself, renews our faith and fills us with joy.