In the Christian faith, salvation history is the narrative of events depicted in the Bible revealing God's intention to give his followers eternal life. Examples of salvation history occur in the Old Testament, which was... More »

Theologians and church leaders have proposed different methods for the interpretation of Biblical passages throughout history, but one common technique that the Catholic Church and some other Christian communities use en... More »

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John 3:16 (ESV) says, "For God so loved the world, that he gave his only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life." Romans 3:23-26, Romans 6:23 and Romans 10:9 are more Bible verses that ... More »

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Christian faith is founded on the life, death and resurrection of Jesus Christ according to God's salvation plan to redeem humanity from sin. Some Christians believe in the Holy Trinity of God the Father, the Son and the... More »

Following the life of Jesus Christ, some of the most important events in the history of Christianity are the Edict of Milan, the Council of Nicaea, the Protestant Reformation, the Council of Trent and the Second Vatican ... More »

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The main tenants of the National Baptist Convention include an unwavering stance on the nature of God, humanity, salvation, the world to come and the scriptures. While individual Baptist churches vary on smaller issues, ... More »

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Pentecostal churches believe that the Old and New Testaments are the word of God; that God, the Son and the Holy Spirit are three persons with once essence; that God is the creator; and that salvation is possible because... More »