LOL!!! That's funny, Nic.You are engaging in obtuse rhetoric, no thank you. I have pencils to sharpen or gravel to pick out of my tires.
I suppose the fact that when I post scriptures which defy Lutheran theology--it becomes "obtuse rhetoric"--is not lost to all those viewing.
Care to address some of that "obtuse rhetoric"?
Acts 10:34-35---King James Version
34 Then Peter opened his mouth, and said, Of a truth I perceive that God is no respecter of persons:
35 But in every nation he that feareth him, and worketh righteousness, is accepted with him.
Acts 5:31-32---King James Version
31 Him hath God exalted with his right hand to be a Prince and a Saviour, for to give repentance to Israel, and forgiveness of sins.
32 And we are his witnesses of these things; and so is also the Holy Ghost, whom God hath given to them that obey him.
John 14:15---King James Version
15 If ye love me, keep my commandments.