ESSENTIAL DOCTRINES? BY STEVE FINNELL
Are there doctrines that have to be believed in order to be saved? If men believe all the New Covenant doctrines, but one, will they still have their sins forgiven?
If men believe all of God's doctrines except that Jesus is the Christ will their sins be forgiven?
John 8:24 That is why I said that you will die in your sins. If you do not believe that I am the Christ, you will die in your sins." (TLV New Life Version)
Will men enter into the kingdom of heaven even if they believe that there are many gods and that they themselves can become a god?
Mark 12:29 Jesus answered him, "The first of all the commandments is: 'Hear O Israel, the Lord our God, the Lord is one. (NKJV)
If men deny that God raised Jesus from the dead will they still be saved? Is is possible to not confess Jesus and receive salvation?
Romans 10:9 that if you confess with your mouth the Lord Jesus and believe in your heart that God raised Him from the dead, you will be saved.(NKJV)
Can Christians express the view that there are multiple paths to heaven and remain saved?
John 14:6 Jesus said to him, "I am the way, the truth , and the life. No one comes to the Father except through Me. (NKJV)
On a scale of 1 to 10, 1 being the highest, what are the odds that men can reject water baptism or teach that water baptism is not essential for the forgiveness of sins and still have their sins forgiven?
Acts 2:38 Then Peter said to them, "Repent, and let every one of you be baptized in the name of Jesus Christ for the remission of sin; and you shall receive the gift of the Holy Spirit. (NKJV)
How many of God's teaching can men reject and still be saved?
WILL GOD JUDGE MEN ON THE DOCTRINES TAUGHT BY CHRISTIAN DENOMINATIONS AND OTHER RELIGIONS OR WILL HE JUDGE MEN ACCORDING THE DOCTRINES FOUND IN THE BIBLE?