“Assurance of Salvation” by Perkins and Zanchi

How do I know that I'm a Christian? How do I know that I'm truly saved? These are questions that every Christian wrestles with at one point or another, and various answers have been given - though not all of the same quality. But in this work, two of the most brilliant reformers, William Perkins … Continue reading “Assurance of Salvation” by Perkins and Zanchi

Girolamo Zanchi, “Confession of the Christian Religion”

Girolamo Zanchi (Latinized as Jerome Zanchius) was one of the principle architects of the Reformation. Like a Protestant Aquinas, Zanchi's thought shaped all that came after him. In this work (which sometimes goes by the alternate name, The Whole Body of Christian Doctrine), translated and published by John Legat in 1599, Zanchi sets forth the … Continue reading Girolamo Zanchi, “Confession of the Christian Religion”