In Europe in
the 16th century there was a big change in the Christian religion. All over
Europe, hundreds of thousands of people left the Catholic church to form
solas" describe what these Protestant leaders believed:
This means "The
Bible only". The Protestants believed that they should only read the Bible
to find out what God wants them to believe. They did this instead of listening
Pope or the
Priests in the Catholic church.
This means "Jesus
Christ only". The protestants believed that the only way to heaven is by
Jesus dying on the cross. They did this so they did not have to pray to Mary
or Saints or Angels.
This means "Grace
only". This talks about going to
heaven. It means
that God lets people into heaven who do not deserve it. It also means that no
one deserves to go to heaven.
This means "Faith
only". Protestants believed that people must trust Jesus. They have to
trust that Jesus lets people into heaven. Only people who trust Jesus can get
This means "Only
worship God. He is wonderful". It also means that God is the only one
people should worship. People should not worship the Catholic Pope or Priests.
People should not trust the Catholic church to get to heaven. People should
only worship God.
The words "Sola
Scriptura", "Solus Christus", "Sola Gratia", "Sola Fide" and "Soli Deo Gloria"
are not English words. They are words written in
this page is the designed by Shaji George for
the Holy Scripture Believers Church Worldwide