It is a mystery that the Reformed can read Christ’s words and yet deny the Sacramental Union.
To refuse to baptize infants is to accuse God of caprice.
Christ commands us to make disciples (μαθητεύσετε) *by* baptizing (βαπτίζοντες) and teaching (διδάσκοντες).
The order is not accidental. The normal course of things is that children are baptized and then brought up in the faith.
The deliberate perversion of beauty, or the creation of ugliness, is egregious sin.
Similarly, a good Lutheran can identify an imposter just as easily.
Lutherans have an ‘accent’ when discussing theology, philosophy, et cetera; a good Lutheran can identify another Lutheran inside of ten minutes.
Pacifists love nothing and no one.
The death of evil men is good. The killing of evil men is good. The destruction of evil is not sin and does not require repentance.
Homosexuality is a worse sin than fornication.
Doubt and uncertainty with Rome or security and certainty with Wittenberg should not be a difficult decision.