The debate is not over whether reform was necessary, but over the principle that guided the reformation. Were the Reformers right to believe that the teachings, or some of them, of the Roman church were not biblical? The debate turns on the place of the Bible in Christianity. Is the Bible alone (sola scriptura) sufficient?
Was the Reformation a Mistake?
October 30, 2017
On the 500th anniversary of the Reformation, a Catholic and Protestant theologian debate whether it was a mistake.