"The Five Solas identified the distinctive theological positions held by the reformers and continue to serve as distinguishing characteristics of Reformed Theology. Here is a brief description of each, as well as links to additional information.
The "five solas" of the Protestant Reformation helped characterize and define the movement in a way that is God-centered, simple, and easy-to-remember. The plaque reads, Sola Scriptura (Scripture Alone) Sola Gratia (Grace Alone) Sola Fide (.
"Salvation and Justification" - FREE printable (PDF). This journal studies the Catholic understanding of Salvation and Justification, as it contrasts with Sola fide ("Faith alone"). From the Coming Home Network (www.chnetwork.org)
"Sola fide" is Latin for "faith alone." Martin Luther was committed to this concept, that faith alone (not works/deeds) was necessary for salvation. To this day, it's a major distinction between the Protestant and Catholic belief systems.