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- Who is the sucessor or replacement for Judas Iscariot? Matthias or Paul?

 

Jul 26, 1996

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Title Page

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Preface

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Chapter 3 - The Chosen Few

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How come many people believe that salvation is easy? Every Christian sect claims this. When Jesus says otherwise, “Many are called, but few are chosen?” (157kb)

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Chapter 5 - God is Identifying Himself!

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Who is the God of Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob? What is His name? Who is the God of Peter, Paul, and John? What is His name? Who is the One True God seen in heaven and to be with His chosen in eternity? (137kb)

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Chapter 7 - The Literal and Spiritual Word

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God is a Spirit and man is a physical being. God, who is represented by His word, spoke. Can man understand what God is saying? (147kb)

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Chapter 9 - The Apostolic Succession Doctrine

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Who initiated the Apostolic Succession doctrine? How did this doctrine evolve? (146kb)

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Chapter 11 - Two Witnesses to the Truth

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The testimony of one witness is not yet true. God requires the testimony of two witnesses to establish the truth. (143kb)

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Chapter 13 - The Spiritual Sin of Adam and Eve

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What made the Tree of Knowledge (of good and evil) so abominable to God that to eat the fruits thereof would spell death? Does nakedness before the Fall really indicate innocence? What difference is there between nakedness before and after the Fall? (423kb)

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Chapter 15 - Pure Religion

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What is Pure Religion in the "literal-physical language" of man? How does God explain it in His "spiritual language?" Who can claim following Pure Religion? (119kb)

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Table of Contents

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Table of Contents (43kb)

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Acknowledgment

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Acknowledgment (21kb)

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Chapter 2 - The Men Called Christians

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Who feed “the men called Christians” with the word of God? How are they being “fed?” What is their primary activity? (119kb)

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Chapter 4 - Search the Scriptures

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Who are the searchers of the Scriptures in the eyes of men? Who are the searchers in the eyes of God? (92kb)

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Chapter 6 - Jesus Christ Preached After A.D. 200

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Jesus is only a man and not God. Jesus is only a mighty for there is an Almighty God. Jesus is both God and man. (131kb)

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Chapter 8 - God's Servants and Christ's Apostles

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Who appointed Moses as messenger of God? Who appointed Paul as Apostle of Christ? Who appointed Matthias as Apostle of Christ? (121kb)

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Chapter 10 - The Tower of Babel and the "Religious Languages"

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Did not people try to “reach God” before? Are not people today doing the same thing? Can they “understand” each other? (160kb)

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Chapter 12 - Written with the Finger of God

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“And he gave unto Moses, when he had made an end of communing with him upon mount Sinai, two tables of testimony, tables of stone, written with the finger of God.” Exodus 31:18 (132kb)

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Chapter 14 - The Physical Sin of Adam and Eve

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“Behold, I was shapen in iniquity; and in sin did my mother conceive me.” Psalms 51:5 (165kb)

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Chapter 16 - "Those in Judea, Flee to the Mountains!"

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Does not Judea symbolize a place for Godliness? Why flee to the mountains? “Then let them which be in Judaea flee into the mountains.” Matthew 24:16 (134kb)

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