Adfontes

To the sources with pastor and writer Paul Carter


Welcome to Adfontes!

Welcome to Adfontes!  As the name suggests (Latin for 'to the sources') the goal of Adfontes is to facilitate conversations about the Scriptures in an effort to stir up renewal and reformation in the church.  The theme verse for the site comes from Isaiah 51:1.

 “Listen to me, you who pursue righteousness, you who seek the LORD: look to the rock from which you were hewn, and to the quarry from which you were dug.”  
(Isaiah 51:1 ESV)

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Frequently Asked Questions

Wed. Feb. 19, 2014By: Paul Carter

Anytime you start something new there are bound to be a lot of questions.  As we’ve travelled around meeting with churches and key leaders a few of those questions have emerged as common concerns.  Here they are, with my best attempts at reasonable response, moving roughly from the mundane to the material: Question: What does “adfontes” mean?  Answer: “Ad fontes” is a Latin term that was commonly used in the Reformation era to express a concern for primary sources.  The...Read More

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