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Article V: Of the Ministry.
That we may obtain this faith, the Ministry
and administering the Sacraments
was instituted. For through the Word and Sacraments, as through instruments, the Holy Ghost
is given, who works faith; where and when it pleases God, in them that hear the Gospel, to wit, that God, not for our own merits, but for Christ
's sake, justifies those who believe that they are received into grace for Christ's sake.
and others who think that the Holy Ghost
comes to men without the external Word, through their own preparations