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    Essential Doctrines

    If you want to use the bible to list your essential and non-essential, that would be great.
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    Essential Doctrines

    So, it does not matter what we believe about Jesus (His nature), just that we believe He died to save us?
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    Essential Doctrines

    What is the nature of Jesus or does it not matter what we believe Jesus is just as long as we believe in Him to save us?
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    Essential Doctrines

    You do find the Trinity in the bible. Some would say (I included) that to not believe in the Trinity is to believe a man made belief.
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    Essential Doctrines

    Okay, but why is this essential?
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    Essential Doctrines

    This is not the topic at hand. If you want that answer, please start another thread. Thanks!
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    Essential Doctrines

    I listed mine. Can you list yours and why? My question concerns what is essentially true and must be believed. Someone else brought up that the elect need not have proper beliefs to be saved. I grant that some would see the Catholic Church's essentials as non-essential or unbiblical. That is...
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    Essential Doctrines

    If I go first, can other then answer the question? My answer: What essential beliefs: All essential beliefs as taught my the Catholic Church. Examples: The Trinity, Incarnation, Seven Sacraments, Marian Dogmas, the Nicene-Constantinopolitan Creed, and 73 books of Sacred Scripture. Why: the...
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    Essential Doctrines

    Can you clarify what is "man made theology?" What beliefs fall into that category?
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    Essential Doctrines

    Why must I go first? Of course, I have beliefs that I think are essential. I also have reasons why. I am asking others what they think are essential doctrines and why. Is this not a valid question on the Theology Questions board?
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    Essential Doctrines

    That is not an answer to the question. Can an elect person remain in error?
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    Essential Doctrines

    So, you would say that essential, if there are any, concern what is needed to be saved, correct? Can the elect belong to a sect that has some essentials wrong? For example, can the elect be a Mormon and stay a Mormon? God chooses and there is no essential to believe to be saved, correct? So, in...
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    Essential Doctrines

    What about the doctrine of the Trinity, salvation, sanctification, church governance, etc? Are these not essential?
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    Essential Doctrines

    So, all that is essential is a proper Christology?
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    Essential Doctrines

    That is what I am trying to determine with my question. What doctrines are essential and why?
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    Essential Doctrines

    Thank you for listing them. Now, can you answer why these are essential?
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    Essential Doctrines

    Man... Are there any such things as essential doctrines... The lack of response is cause for concern. It appears that what is essentials is essential when it needs to be essential and is not essential when it need not be essential, depending on when it is called upon to be essential...
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    Who Decided on the Books in the New Testament Canon?

    They claim otherwise. They claim both 1a and 1b.
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    Who Decided on the Books in the New Testament Canon?

    So, you cool with the Mormons, too? They at least claim a restoration of the church. You claim a lost history. .
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    Who Decided on the Books in the New Testament Canon?

    Never was? Do I really need to post all the early Church sources in support of apostolic succession? This statement is historically false. Name calling.... Nice.
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