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Sola Scriptura vs. Scriptura, Part 9. Perfecting of the Saints

CofC-ers, As already presented in previous posts, 2 Timothy 3:16-17 is a favored passage that proponents of “Bible-only” Christianity present as proof-text support for their Rule of Faith; and as such, the passage becomes instrumental for establishing the vehicle for … Continue reading

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Sola Scriptura vs. Scriptura, Part 7. Acts 17:11

Members of the Protestant Church of Christ, As a proof for “Bible-only” Christianity, the Protestant Church of Christ presents the Bereans from Acts 17:11 as an example of proper Christians who ranked Sacred Scripture over the Church’s oral teachings. The … Continue reading

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Sola Scriptura vs. Scriptura, Part 3. The Bible’s Table of Contents

Protestant Church of Christ Arguments for New Testament Canonical Certitude, and Its Reliance on Catholic Inspiration and Authority CofC Christians, When pressed on matters of Bible origins and the Protestant Church of Christ’s only purported available source of revelation (the … Continue reading

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Sola Scriptura vs. Scriptura, Part 2. Rule of Faith

Members of the Protestant Church of Christ, Catholics admit that Jesus established an authoritative Church, that the Church wrote and compiled the New Testament writings, that she added them to the Old Testament, and then called the entire library of … Continue reading

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Sola Scriptura vs. Scriptura, Part 1. The Church Pre-Dates the Bible

Ministers and laypeople of the Protestant Church of Christ, Can you not acknowledge that any “Bible-only” community cannot be the true Church of Christ? Can you not understand that the ontological priority of a sacred library of books must be … Continue reading

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Ecclesial / Papal Authority in the Bible

The following outline shows that Christ Jesus intended to create a holy, visible Church; complete with a prime minister, a hierarchy, binding authority, and perpetuity—the one, holy, catholic, and apostolic Church. • The Davidic kingdom foreshadowed the Christian Church, complete … Continue reading

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