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The Catholic Church and its teachings and views on specific subjects.
the interpretation of a Biblical text, to explore its meaning, significance and relevance. Exegesis questions should generally specify which perspective is desired. If you don't want ques…
the way in which a practice or belief is derived from Scripture. Use this tag to ask how Christians use the Bible to derive a specific belief.
For questions about the life of Jesus, including his birth, ministry, death, resurrection, and ascension. Use [christology] for questions about his nature, his offices, and his relationship with God …
The history of the Church following the book of Acts
Questions about the history, composition and canon of the Bible. Don't use this tag for beliefs and practices in the Bible.
The nature of God includes all aspects and characteristics attributed directly to the person of God, possibly including all the omni- aspects (e.g. omniscience), love, hate, persons (e.g. the Trinity)…
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, commonly called Mormons
The study of the mechanisms by which an individual is saved.
For questions related to history generally. Use the [church-history] tag for the history of the post-NT church.
a broad tradition referring to the churches which broke from the Roman Catholic Church during the 16th Century and those that descended from them.
an act or state of disobedience towards God.
A branch of Protestantism emphasizing the sovereignty of God and his covenants with humanity. Also known as Calvinism.
the first book of the Old Testament, a narrative starting with creation.
The doctrine of the three-personhood of God: Father, Son, and Holy Spirit; who, though existing in three distinct persons and work towards different arenas, are the same God, of the same mind, and the…
Doctrine, practice, saints and other topics around Eastern Orthodox (Greek, Russian etc.) Church.
The branch of Christian theology relating to the person, nature, and role of Christ. For questions about the life of Jesus, use [life-of-jesus].
The book of the Bible describing Jesus' life, usually attributed to Matthew.
questions regarding the meaning or usage of Christian terminology
the part of theology concerned with the final events in history
for questions about attitudes and doctrines regarding marriage. For questions relating specifically to same-sex marriage and polygamy, use the appropriate tags.
Mary (the mother of Jesus)
comprised of the writings of ancient Israel held sacred by both Jews and Christians.
The way in which believers communicate to God
A ritual or symbol of admission to the body of Christians, generally performed by immersion or sprinkling with water.
a place of eternal life, in the presence of God.
A sacrament initiated by Jesus where his followers remember his death on the cross by eating bread and wine
Relating to first several centuries of the Christian church; usually considered to end in the 4th century
An account of the public ministry of Jesus according to his disciple/apostle John
The process whereby God brought the heavens and the earth, and all of their diverse contents, into existence
Relating to "the Evil One," often called Lucifer, the Devil, Beelzebub, or Satan.
Questions regarding different translations of the Bible from the original Hebrew and Greek texts.
The group known as the Jehovah's Witnesses was founded in the 1870s. They originally called themselves Bible Students, but they changed to their current name in 1931.
A Gentile-oriented "orderly account" of the ministry of Jesus attributed to Luke the physician as the "former book" mentioned in Acts of the Apostles.
Theologians and church leaders of the post-apostolic period up to the 7th century.
The second part of the Christian Biblical canon, dealing with the life of Jesus and the teachings and history of the early church. Could also refer to the new covenant.