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Aspects of authority in the Christian religion

Henry B. Robins

Aspects of authority in the Christian religion

by Henry B. Robins

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Published by The Griffith & Rowland press in Philadelphia, Boston [etc.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Authority -- Religious aspects.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Henry B. Robins.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBT88 .R6
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 151 p.
    Number of Pages151
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6532241M
    LC Control Number11016344
    OCLC/WorldCa4433409

    In , Athanasius of Alexandria listed the complete twenty-seven books of the New Testament which he regarded as the "only source of salvation and of the authentic teaching of the religion of the Gospel" (Hannah, Notes, ). While Athanasius stands out in the Eastern Church, Jerome is . Jared W. LudlowThe book of Acts was written by Luke after his Gospel as the second part of a great two-volume work on Jesus Christ and the early Christians. Whereas the Gospel of Luke focuses on the life and ministry of Jesus Christ, the Acts of the Apostles builds upon what Jesus did and taught (see Acts ), recounting the story of the young, emerging Church and the work of the early.

    Christianity as a religion and not a cult brought the church into direct conflict with the religion of Rome. This was a clash of religions not cults. (Ibid) Francis Legge makes the same point in his book Forerunners and Rivals of Christianity: The Officials of the .   The Christian faith is based on Christ crucified and resurrected to life. “And if Christ has not been raised, then our preaching is in vain and your faith is in vain” (1 Corinthians ). Lastly, to deny Christ’s bodily resurrection (John ) is to deny that Jesus’ work here on earth was a satisfactory offering to God for the.

      Religion can be anything that the person practicing it desires. Spirituality, on the other hand, is defined by God. Since religion is man defined, religion is a manifestation of the flesh. But spirituality, as defined by God, is a manifestation of His nature. True spirituality is something that is found deep within oneself. Written by the world's leading authorities on religion and spirituality, the Patheos Library offers the most accurate and balanced information available on the web.p pIn the column below, 50 major.


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