doctrine

  1. CoreyD

    Invalidating God's word

    At Mark 7:7, 8, we read, "in vain do they worship me, teaching as doctrines the commandments of men. You leave the commandment of God and hold to the tradition of men." In your experience, do you find many who identify as Christian, making their own commands and invalidating the commands in...
  2. Christsfreeservant

    Truth vs Theology

  3. R

    Doctrines Curriculum

    Wondering what doctrines curriculum gets used by churches/youth groups? As a church staff memeber and Christian school Bible teacher I've had a hard time finding quality studies that are comprehensive and written for teens. I've written and published my own, but wondering if there's any other...
  4. BrotherJJ

    Hanukkah 2021

    Hanukkah 2021: begins Sun evening, Nov 28, 2021 & ends in the evening of Mon Dec 6, 2021 Hanukkah or Chanukah (means Dedication) The holiday commemorates the rededication of the Temple in Jerusalem. Jesus announced that He was the Messiah during Hanukkah. Jn 10: 22 And it was at Jerusalem the...
  5. BrotherJJ

    Feast Of Tabernacles - Sukkot

    Feasts of the Lord (see Lev 23) outline 3 mandatory pilgrimage (all males 20 years & older were required to travel to Jerusalem) Harvest Festivals/Feasts, which highlight 7 special appointed day's. The Feasts of the Lord are part of the foundation upon which ALL Scripture is built. 1)Passover...
  6. BrotherJJ

    Day of Atonement 2021

    Day of Atonement/Yom Kippur 2021 - begins Wed, Sept 15 at sunset & ends Thur, Sept 16 at nightfall Feasts of the Lord (see Lev 23) outline 3 mandatory pilgrimage (all males 20 years & older were required to travel to Jerusalem) Harvest Festivals/Feasts, which highlight 7 special appointed...
  7. BrotherJJ

    Feast of Trumpets/Rosh Hashana 2021

    The Feast of Trumpets/Rosh Hashana 2021 (Jewish New Year) begins at sundown on Monday, Sept 6, & ends at nightfall on Wednesday, Sept 8, 2021. The 7 feasts of the Lord are pre Appointed Times & Prophetic Shadows. A foundation all scripture is built on. 7 Feasts of the Lord: 1) Passover, 2)...
  8. The Liturgist

    2. Apophatic Theology, Doctrinal Development And Schisms

    Apophatic theology, known as the Via Negativa in Latin, and apophatic language involves the use of negations to express divine things, for example, God is unchanging, God cannot be circumscribed, there is no place where God is not, there is nothing that God does not know, and there is no limit...
  9. The Liturgist

    1. The Divine Essence Is Beyond Human Comprehension

    To quote Protopresbyter Michael Pomazansky’s classic Orthodox Dogmatic Theology, translated from Russian into English by the great penitent, scholar and abbot Fr. Seraphim Rose, because of God’s inscrutability and existence above and distinct from all of Creation, “...one may speak only of the...
  10. The Liturgist

    A Supplementary Catechism For Forum Members

    Answers, explanations and discourses pertaining to commonly held theological and philosophical misunderstandings among otherwise pious and faithful Christians who adhere to the Nicene Creed and the ChristianForums Statement of Faith, presented in a spirit of love, concord and good will for the...
  11. Book Of Revelation = 70th Week Of Daniel (conclusion)

    Book Of Revelation = 70th Week Of Daniel (conclusion)

    Continuing from Book of Revelation (Introduction) we will cover the entirety of Revelation from a chronological perspective. We will divide the whole of the book into parts and then reunite them to show how they line up, this I accomplished by concluding that 7 Seals = 70th Week of Daniel =...
  12. Humble Penny

    Book Of Revelation = 70th Week Of Daniel (introduction)

    As I promised in 28 Year Correction Leads to Great Tribulation in 2040 AD For the longest time it was difficult for me to understand the timeline of Revelation as I didn't completely understand the timing of the 70 Weeks of Daniel. Once I did understand them it became clear that the timeline of...
  13. Humble Penny

    28 Year Correction Leads to Great Tribulation in 2040 AD

    In the description of my blog and Falsification of Genesis 5 & 11 (Conclusion) I stated that we are in the year 5949 AM. And while going through the abovementioned blog post I saw this: "And to be sure that I wasn't simply wishing this to be so I also found that 5886 AM is 6 Years before 5892...
  14. Humble Penny

    28 Year Correction Leads To Great Tribulation In 2040 Ad

    In the description of my blog and Falsification of Genesis 5 & 11 (Conclusion) I stated that we are in the year 5949 AM. And while going through the abovementioned blog post I saw this: "And to be sure that I wasn't simply wishing this to be so I also found that 5886 AM is 6 Years before 5892...
  15. BrotherJJ

    Repent & be baptized for remission of sin dogma parsed

    Baptized twice! Once by John/in preparation to meet the Lord & A 2nd time In Jesus Name for the remission/forgiveness/pardon from sin. Acts 13: 23 Of this man's seed hath God according to his promise raised unto Israel a Saviour, Jesus: (MY NOTE: Paul teaches a God given promise in scripture...
  16. Humble Penny

    Finding The True Year Of Creation And Our Current Year

    To accomplish what the title of this blog says I will show by way of many proofs why the true year of creation is -5470 BC, and that we are in the year 5949 AM/479 AD. This is done solely using Scripture. This blog will also address the discrepancies found in the geneaological records of the...
  17. BrotherJJ

    Two peoples made into ONE body

    Shared Verse Source: Amplified Bible Eph 2:15 by abolishing in His [own crucified] flesh the hostility caused by the Law with its commandments contained in ordinances [which He satisfied]; so that in Himself He might make the two into one new man, thereby establishing peace. Bible Gateway...
  18. BrotherJJ

    Pentecost 2021

    Pentecost 2021 Pentecost 2021, begins Sunday, May 16 at sunset & ends Tuesday, May 18 at nightfall Lev 23: 1 And the LORD spake unto Moses, saying, 2 Speak unto the children of Israel, and say unto them, Concerning the feasts of the LORD, which ye shall proclaim to be holy convocations, even...
  19. BrotherJJ

    Phil 2:6 - Co-Equal - Oneness

    Amplified Bible Phil 2: 6 who, although He existed in the form and unchanging essence of God [as One with Him, possessing the fullness of all the divine attributes—the entire nature of deity], did not regard equality with God a thing to be grasped or asserted [as if He did not already possess...
  20. BrotherJJ

    Jesus Propitiation Fulfilled the Law

    KJV Dictionary Definition: PROPITIATION, n. propisia'shon. 2. In theology, the atonement or atoning sacrifice offered to God to assuage his wrath and render him propitious to sinners. Christ is the propitiation for the sins of men. Rom.3. 1 John 2. Amplified Bible Rom 3:25 whom God displayed...