Christianity(part2)

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  • Created on: 13-05-18 12:58
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  • Jesus Christ and Salvation
    • incarnation:  Jesus is God in human form
      • teachings
        • God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son
        • the second member of the Trinity “became flesh.”
    • crucifixion, resurrection and ascension
      • through his death and resurrection Jesus atoned for the sins of humanity allowing them to reconcile with God
      • in John's gospel it is stated that with God's sacrifice of his only son, there is salvation and redemption for humanity
    • sin
      • original sin is the result of Adam and Eve's disobedience to God when they ate a forbidden fruit in the Garden of Eden.
      • The only way they can be saved from its consequences is by the grace of God.
    • means of salvation
      • law: security, liberation, aid
      • grace: to be saved by through grace is for God to forgive your sins
      • Spirit
    • role of Christ in salvation
      • atonement= Jesus died on the cross and so the relationship between God and humanity was fixed
        • " 'how many times should I forgive? up to 7?' Jesus said 'not 7 times, 77 times' "
      • teachings
        • "if you declare 'Jesus is the Lord' you will be saved"

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