There is a Catholic understanding of justification just as there is a Protestant view. These two perspectives are mutually exclusive.
Was Tony Palmer right when he declared that Luther’s protest is over?
An analysis of the 1541 Colloquy of Regensburg.
Any accommodation to the idea that we are ultimately capable of saving ourselves, any accommodation to the fact that salvation is not God’s gift from beginning to end is a slippery slope towards a false gospel.
What was the Protestant Reformation all about?