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Without looking at the context of why Paul states " One Lord One faith One baptism" which is found further into the chapter......." 14 Then we will no longer be like babies. We will not be people who are always changing like a ship that the waves carry one way and then another. We will not be influenced by every NEW TEACHING we hear from people who are ...


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“My people have committed two sins: They have forsaken me, the spring of living water, and have dug their own cisterns, broken cisterns that cannot hold water." Jeremiah 2:13 (NIV) A cistern is a waterproof container used to collect rainwater. Normally underground, it was used as an important part of water management even in Canaanite times. Water ...


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Catholic catechism: 157 Faith is certain. It is more certain than all human knowledge because it is founded on the very word of God who cannot lie. To be sure, revealed truths can seem obscure to human reason and experience, but "the certainty that the divine light gives is greater than that which the light of natural reason gives."31 "Ten thousand ...


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Are we saved by Grace Alone or Faith Alone? Ephesians 2:8 For by grace are ye saved through faith; and that not of yourselves: it is the gift of God: by = grace through = faith To answer your question, it is "by" grace that we are saved.


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These two slogans were used to explain two major disagreements Protestants had with what the Catholic Church was teaching, and yes, they are designed to work together! They don't compete, they are alone in their own respective fields. Sola Fide refers to the belief that works are not a means or prerequisite for salvation. People are declared to be justified ...


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Looking at Romans chapter 5 and Ephesians chapter 2 in terms of faith and grace is actually looking for meaning that was not at the forefront of the authors' minds. Before deciding that they were concerned with grace vs faith, it is useful to look at what was really the subject of the two passages. In Romans 4:1-3, Paul says Abraham was credited as ...



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