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Doctrines That Christians And Denominations May Disagree On
I was inspired to put together this list after viewing a similar list that another Christian posted on the Internet. I felt that the other list needed clarification and additions in order to more clearly state doctrines that Christians and denominations differ on.
List of Christian disagreements:
Here is a list of many of the points of disagreement between individual Christians and between Christian denominations (and non-denominations).
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The Justice Of God In The Damnation Of Sinners
by Jonathan Edwards (1703-1758)
“That every mouth may be stopped.” [Romans 3:19]
The main subject of the doctrinal part of this epistle, is the free grace of God in the salvation of men by Christ Jesus; especially as it appears in the doctrine of justification by faith alone. And the more clearly to evince this doctrine, and show the reason of it, the apostle, in the first place,… Continue reading
Salvation Taken Into God’s Own Hands
By Edward Griffin (1770-1837)
According to the plan of grace revealed in the Gospel, God has taken the work of salvation into His own hands. The great design originated in the mind of God. In the ages of eternity it arose out of His own self-moving goodness, without the counsel of any creature—without the intercession of any creature— without respect to the merits of any creature. It was His own purpose, His own favourite… Continue reading
Salvation Is Of The Lord
by Charles H. Spurgeon
If GOD does require the sinner—dead in sin—that he should take the first step, then he requireth just that which renders salvation as impossible under the gospel as ever it was under the law, seeing man is as unable to believe as he is to obey, and is just as much without power to come to Christ as he is without power to go to heaven without Christ. The power must… Continue reading
The Articles Of Confederation Of The United Colonies Of New England – 1643
The Articles of Confederation between the Plantations under the Government of the Massachusetts, the Plantations under the Government of New Plymouth, the Plantations under the Government of Connecticut, and the Government of New Haven with the Plantations in Combination therewith:
1. Whereas we all came into these parts of America with one and the same end and aim, namely, to advance the Kingdom of our… Continue reading
Christ Died For The Ungodly
by Horatius Bonar
The divine testimony concerning man is, that he is a sinner. God bears witness against him, not for him; and testifies that "there is none righteous, no, not one"; that there is "none that doeth good"; none "that understandeth"; none that even seeks after God, and, still more, none that loves Him (Psa. 14:1-3; Rom. 3:10-12). God speaks of man kindly, but severely; as one yearning over a lost child, yet as one who will make no terms with sin, and will "by no means clear the guilty." <continued>