GAPJC Rules Against Attempts to Prevent Larges Examination and Capetz Restoration

In two important decisions from the General Assembly’s Permanent Judicial Commission, the church’s highest court has upheld the right of presbyteries to consider “departures” declared by candidates for ordination or for entry into presbyteries. In Naegeli et al. vs. Presbytery of San Francisco, the GAPJC upheld the right of San Francisco Presbytery to examine candidate […]

The Freedom to Live by Faith Alone

  Sermon A Church for Our Time Conference Ghost Ranch (July 1, 2005) Hab. 2:4, Rom. 1:14-17, and Rom. 3:28 Paul E. Capetz Associate Professor of Historical Theology at United Theological Seminary of the Twin Cities Our church stands in the tradition of Martin Luther and his followers in the 16th century, including John Calvin, […]

Capetz Response

Response to Anna Case-Winters’  “Who Do You Say that I Am? Believing In Jesus Christ in the 21st Century” Paul E. Capetz Associate Professor of Historical Theology United Theological Seminary of the Twin Cities 2002 Covenant Conference November 9, 2002 When someone is asked to respond to a paper or a lecture in an academic […]