Tag Archives: Church of Christ

The Resurrection of the Body

The resurrection of the dead is an elementary teaching of Christ (Heb 6:2). An in-depth study can reveal more or even uncover holes in understanding this biblical teaching. Many have rejected the resurrection of bodies on the last day for … Continue reading

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Ten Clear Characteristics of the Church of Christ

The Church in Christ truly believes that the words of Jesus Christ are infallible. The Church has no creed, but Christ and His words. Because Jesus is perfectly sinless, His words and those of the Holy Spirit are inerrant (John 6:63, 2 Cor. 5:21, Heb. 4:15, 1 Pet. 2:22). Jesus gave His words to His Apostles and prophets (John 15:20, 17:8, 1 Cor. 2:13, Gal. 1:11-12). The Christian scriptures consist of the New Testament having been written by Christ’s Apostles and prophets under the guidance of the Holy Spirit, and these Scriptures were collected under the oversight of Christ’s Apostles (John 16:7-13, 1 Cor. 14:37, Eph. 3:3-5, 2 Pet. 1:16-21, 1 John 1:1-4). Continue reading

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We are not Ashamed of Jesus’ Words about Marriage

He said, “For whoever is ashamed of Me and My words, of him the Son of Man will be ashamed when He comes in His own glory, and in His Father’s, and of the holy angels” (Luke 9:26). We, who … Continue reading

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The United Church “of Christ” is Not the Church of Christ – Part 1

The United Church “of Christ” says, “We take the Bible seriously but not literally. […] We believe that the Bible is the opening of a conversation in which God is still speaking. […] We are not afraid to notice and … Continue reading

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Only One Church United in Doctrine? – Part 2 of 2

Christ’s Spirit spoke to the Christians and throughout the world in 1 Corinthians 1:10, “Now I plead with you, brethren, by the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, that you all speak the same thing, and that there be no … Continue reading

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Titles for Christian Leaders – True Beliefs of the Restoration Movement

Reading theologians’ refer to Alexander Campbell as a “reverend” is somewhat humorous considering that Campbell called such an “the arrogant title.” Alexander Campbell called out the churches who are in the practice of giving titles. This same custom is taught … Continue reading

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Holy Spirit, Word Only – True Beliefs of the Restoration Movement

It is declared by “progressives” associated with the churches of Christ that they are true to the Restoration Movement in purpose, beliefs, and practices. The words of Restoration leaders often contradict them. These “progressives” affirm that the Holy Spirit operates … Continue reading

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