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An attempt towards a statement of the doctrine of Scripture

on some disputed points respecting the constitution, government, worship and discipline of the Church of Christ

by Greville Ewing

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Published by Printed by W. Lang in Glasgow .
Written in English

  • Church -- Biblical teaching.,
  • Church polity -- Biblical teaching.,
  • Church discipline -- Biblical teaching.,
  • Worship -- Biblical teaching.

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    Statementby Greville Ewing.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination222 p. ;
    Number of Pages222
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22877419M

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An attempt towards a statement of the doctrine of Scripture by Greville Ewing Download PDF EPUB FB2

An attempt towards a statement of the doctrine of Scripture: on some disputed points respecting the constitution, government, worship and discipline of the Church of Christ Author: Greville Ewing.

Objectives 1. You will understand how the books of the Bible were chosen from among many writings. You will learn the criteria used to select books for the canon of Scripture. You will see the patience of the early believers in accepting New Testament writings. You will see something of the uniqueness of Scripture.

To save The Humble Attempt of a Layman Towards a Confutation of Mr. Henry Mayos Pamphlet, Calld the Scripture-Doctrine of Baptism, C By Philalethes. eBook, make sure you follow the link under and save the document or have access to other information which are relevant to THE HUMBLE ATTEMPT.

In other words, the Lord knew that every single word, every single letter of Scripture had to be fulfilled. He believed it to be the Word of God. In fact, in Luke He said, "It is easier for heaven and earth to pass away than one tittle of the law to fail." Easier for Scripture or for heaven and earth to pass away.

The above statements of Catholic writers, calling the Bible an unclear and unintelligible book, clearly state the true attitude of the Catholic Church toward the Holy Scriptures.

We state emphatically that their claim is false. The inspired writers declared that the things they wrote were understandable. The Substitutionary Death of Christ and His Shed Blood. We believe as fact the Lord Jesus Christ died spiritually and physically on the Cross for all creation (1 John ; Colossians ) as a substitutionary sacrifice (Isaiah ).His shed blood (Colossians ), which he brought into the real Holy of Holies in Heaven (Hebrews ; ), paid once and for all for the penalty of sin.

The doctrine of Scripture is foundational to the Christain faith. But there is more to say about Scripture than simply, "The Bible says it. I believe it. That settles it." If you don't grasp what the Bible is and how it came to be, you'll never fully grasp its meaning.

One of the ways of attempting a definition of doctrinal preaching is to show the relationship that doctrine has to preaching.

William J. Carl III provides a clear portrait of the association that doctrine has with preaching. He contends that: Doctrine is not identical with the proclamation of the Size: 67KB.

Hampton Keathley, III. Hampton Keathley III, Th.M. was a graduate of Dallas Theological Seminary and a former pastor of 28 years. In August of he was diagnosed with lung cancer and on August 29th, he went home to be with the Lord. An attempt towards a statement of the doctrine of Scripture book is certainly in the whole mass of confessional literature no more nobly conceived or ably wrought-out statement of doctrine than the chapter “Of the Holy Scripture,” which the Westminster Divines placed at the head of their Confession and laid at the foundation of their system of doctrine.

But what is doctrine. Put simply, it is the way the central themes of God’s revelation in Scripture are summarized and taught. This teaching builds on their development through the Old Testament. It sees them as having culminated in Christ’s incarnation, words, and work.

His teaching (Matt. ; Mark. ; John ) was then expanded and. Believers, in general, were instructed to guard the faith, that is, to stand firm in sound doctrine (2 Tim ). Pastors in particular were admonished to cleave to sound doctrine so that they could be good ministers of the gospel (1 Tim ).

The use of the term "doctrine" in Scripture is. Genesis 3 New International Version (NIV) The Fall. 3 Now the serpent was more crafty than any of the wild animals the Lord God had made. He said to the woman, “Did God really say, ‘You must not eat from any tree in the garden’.

” 2 The woman said to the serpent, “We may eat fruit from the trees in the garden, 3 but God did say, ‘You must not eat fruit from the tree that is in the. In preaching the gospel, the apostle sought to bring persons to the obedience, not of men, but of God.

But Paul would not attempt to alter the doctrine of Christ, either to gain their favour, or to avoid their fury. In so important a matter we must not fear the frowns of men, nor seek their favour, by using words of men's wisdom. Looks like an excellent tool.

His 'statement' "Bible Doctrine Resource is a NON-RELIGIOUS fellowship of believers in our Lord Jesus Christ. Remember Christianity is “NOT“ a RELIGION.

RELIGION is man through mans own efforts, trying to gain Gods approval through his own physical works. CHRISTIANITY is. This is a systematic study of Bible doctrine and Christian living. The areas discussed in this book have been chosen because of their importance to a well-grounded faith.

We trust that as you read this book you will appreciate the book’s information and answers to the many aspects of the Christian Size: KB. This review activity can help students understand and apply the statements of doctrine supported by the Book of Mormon doctrinal mastery passages.

Consider using this review activity toward the end of the course of study, after students have studied all of the Book of Mormon doctrinal mastery passages.

We believe that any attempt by the state to interfere with the working of the church or by the church to interfere with the working of the state is a violation of God’s purpose for both. We believe in the priesthood of all believers and decry any fashion of exalting one member of the body of Christ, or one gift of the Spirit above another.

Begin Your Bible Study‎ > ‎Bible Doctrine Book Course‎ > ‎ Advanced Doctrine Book Course Before you begin your study, be sure you are in fellowship with God and filled with the Holy Spirit by naming your sins privately to God the Father. Barth's theology was an attempt to show that God is not made in man's image.

Cardinal Contarini came to accept the Protestant understanding that we are justified by the righteousness of Christ by faith, without good works. Today I continue my summer summary series. In this blog post I look at the doctrine of the Bible (also known as “bibliology”) using the Evangelical Free Church of America’s statement of faith as a guide.

The EFCA statement of faith on the Bible reads: The Bible. Article #2. For instance, the literature of Mormonism argues that polygamy is whoredom and sinful (Book of Mormon, Jacob ; ; ; ; Mosiah ). But plural marriages are elsewhere described as part of a new and everlasting covenant that may be rejected only upon the penalty of damnation (Doctrine and Covenants, ).

What a web of. “Brothers and sisters, the scriptures offer us so many doctrinal diamonds. And when the light of the Spirit plays upon their several facets, they sparkle with celestial sense and illuminate the path we are to follow” (“According to the Desires of [Our] Hearts,” Ensign, Nov.

21). The gems in the sand symbolize the essential doctrine and important principles of truth that are. God will bless our sincere attempt to be humble ambassadors of His rule and reign, and to be a people that practice the presence of God and proclaim His Gospel, so that His will may be done on Earth as it is in heaven.

For the greater glory of God and the well-being of people. So the Bible is one of the revelations, one of the ways that God speaks to men. Inspiration: The Holy Spirit communicated to men what he wanted to communicate to humans.

All scripture was inspired by God. 2 Tim. Illumination: It's when the Holy Spirit helps us to understand the word of God. When the Holy Spirit reveals part of the.

Ground Your Faith in the Major Doctrines of the Bible All the Doctrines of the Bible gives you a grasp of the Bible's key teachings. Beginning with a chapter on how to study Bible doctrine, this book provides you with studies and analyses of thirty important doctrines.

Divine revelation, Christ, the Holy Spirit, angels, grace, peace, predestination, last things not only are the topics 5/5(4). According to these clear passages of Scripture we reject the whole of Millennialism, since it not only contradicts Scripture, but also engenders a false conception of the kingdom of Christ, turns the hope of Christians upon earthly goals, 1 Cor.

; Col.and leads them to look upon the Bible as an obscure book. That suffering in the flesh is efficacious, as is argued in the foregoing doctrine, towards doing away with sin, may be maintained on the authority both of St.

Paul and St. Peter, the former apostle having said, "He that is dead has been justified from sin" (Rom. vi.7), and the other, "He that has suffered in the flesh has ceased from sin" (1.

Applying the Doctrine of Scripture to Contextualization Debates about contextualization tend to polarize people. At issue is the relationship between the Bible and culture.

Many theologians and missionaries are concerned that contextualization too easily leads to compromise. They fear syncretism, not wanting Christians to adopt cultural ideas that corrupt the church’s teaching and practice.

Original sin, which Eastern Christians usually refer to as ancestral sin, is, according to a doctrine proposed in Christian theology, humanity's state of sin resulting from the fall of man. For a believer in biblical inerrancy, Holy Scripture is the Word of God, and carries the full authority of God.

Every single statement of the Bible calls for instant and unqualified acceptance. Every doctrine of the Bible is the teaching of God and therefore requires full agreement. Okay, thanks to David Moore for prompting me, I’m gonna have a go at this one.

Now, the answer might seem a bit wooden but that’s because I partly copied and pasted from my PhD thesis. There was a fair bit of editing, so if anything seems disjoint. Paul’s letter to a member of the church known as Philemon is the shortest book in the Bible.

It fits on just one page, right before Hebrews, and is Author: Christopher Kirkland. 'book' of 'doctrine' or a 'book' 'touching the doctrine of the supper'.1 The 'book' in question has never been identified with certainty, though attempts have been made in the past to associate it with either the Eucharistic rite of the first Edwardian Prayer Book (or a draft of.

Taken from a book entitled, “Baptist Doctrine,” Baptists hold to these three great foundational principles, namely: That the book called the Bible is given by inspiration of God, and is the only rule of Christian faith and practice. He basically said, the epistles of Paul.

I quoted 2 Timothy to him, and he just said, "hey, no major theologian would get doctrine from the Book of Acts." After thinking about this for a while, I re-read 2 Timothy It does say that all Scripture is "profitable for doctrine".

But it doesn't say, "all Scripture is doctrine". CHAPTER II. ANTE-NICENE TRINITARIANISM. § 1. Preliminary Statements. Tile early history of the Doctrine of the Trinity shows that Christian faith may exist without a scientific and technical expression of it.

This ability comes in only as those heresies arise which necessitate the exact and guarded statements of systematic theology. The body of the document is composed of scriptures from the Book of Mormon and the Doctrine and Covenants interspersed with inspired commentary by Oliver Cowdery.

Through these, Oliver Cowdery established several important doctrinal truths. First, because the world is becoming a more wicked place, there is a great need to repent and be baptized. God in Judaism is strictly monotheistic, an absolute one, indivisible, incorporeal and incomparable being who is the ultimate cause of all existence.

The Hebrew Bible presents Yahweh as the creator of the world and as the only power controlling history. The Hebrew Bible commands the Israelites not to worship other gods, but only YHWH, the God who brought them out of Egypt (Ex. ; Deut. The Book of Ephesians ~ Chapter ~ Doctrine of Reversionism.

Reversionism is the status quo of the believer in phase two who is consistently negative toward Bible doctrine. It is the decline from any of the stages of spiritual growth, even supergrace, to a state of living under the control of the Old Sin Nature, (OSN) once again.

The book of Hebrews tells us it is impossible to please God apart from faith (Hebrews ). The one thing God wishes from us (and the only way we can have a relationship with him) is our trust.

The book of Job provides a wonderful microcosm and mini-drama of .The following is an articulation of the comprehension of Anglican belief and practice beyond and/or supplemental to the Articles of Religion, the Book of Common Prayer, and the Ordinal; it addresses the primary topics of Church, doctrine, sacraments, ministry, and worship.

II. The Church responsibility towards Holy Scripture. Furthermore File Size: 39KB.In the words of the King James Bible, which was the version then current, these were, first, Genesis IX, 18– “And the sons of Noah that went forth from the ark were Shem, Ham, and Japheth Author: Noel Rae.