Christian Monotheistic Religion

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Christianity stands on the idea that Jesus is the Son of God, the second person of the Trinity of God the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit; that his life on earth, his crucifixion, resurrection, and ascension into heaven are proof of God 's love for humanity and God 's forgiveness of human sins; and that by faith in Jesus one may attain salvation and eternal life. This teaching is embodied in the Bible, specifically in the New Testament, but Christians accept also the Old Testament as sacred and authoritative Scripture. Christians is a monotheistic religion, meaning they only believe in one god. Christian believe that we are all born sinners due to Adam and Eve, but we can all reach salvation by faith in God and good works.
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Faith strong belief in God or in the doctrines of a religion, based on spiritual apprehension rather than proof. In in a simplified way faith is what you believe in.according to God action speaks louder than words. In the text “TECHNIQUE: FAITH AND GOOD WORK” it states “Suppose a brother or sister without clothing and daily food. if one of you says to them “Go in peace; keep warm and fed,” but does doe nothing about their physical need, what good is it?” in the same way, faith by itself, if it is not accompanied by action, is dead.” In God’s eyes if you do not speak but do not act upon your words you will not be taken seriously as a person or as a good christian. In the passage “TECHNIQUE: FAITH AND GOOD WORK” the bible talks about favoritism, the article states “Suppose a man comes into the your meeting wearing a gold ring and fine clothes, and a poor man in filthy old clothes also comes in. if you show special attention to the man wearing fine clothes and say, “Here’s is a good seat” but say to the poor man, “You stand here” or “Sit on the floor by my feet” have you discriminated among yourselves and become judges with evil thoughts?” This story introduces the idea of favoritism. Favoritism for God is a sin. One of God 's many rule is “Love your neighbor as yourself.” when you show favoritism to some of your neighbor your going again of the rule written in the scripture, you must treat everyone as equal, as God views all of us as
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