What is Luther's view on the Word of God?
a. The God of the Bible is always revealed in hiddeness
b. rejects rationalism:Philosophy as an intro to theology was to be rejected because
i. it was searching for the "absolute" or "naked" God, instead of the Hidden God of Scripture
ii. Reason remains under the power of the devil
c. The word of God is the starting point of all Theology
d. Believes that traditions must be rejected in favor of Scripture
i. anything Scripture denies we must dny
e. did not like James or Revelation
f. The law of Moses was for the Jews, and Christians are not Jews
g. Rejects 10 commandments were binding on Christians
h. Believed that 2nd Advent was soon.