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New Testament Doctrines

The Wearing of Jewelry

God placed the instructions found in 1 Timothy 2:9 and in 1 Peter 3:3 in the Bible for a definite purpose. 1 Timothy 2:9 says, ...
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New Testament Doctrines

Stewardship

A “steward” was an administrator of the affairs (the household and property) of a person of means. Tlie steward’s duties usually included such responsibilities as ...
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New Testament Doctrines

Purity

The “New Testament Practices” page continues a brief examination of the ideals which Brethren have historically upheld. We now look at the ideal of purity. ...
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New Testament Doctrines

The Prayer Covering

In our day many attempts are made to obliterate the lines of distinction between the sexes. Women cut their hair and sometimes dress like men, ...
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The Anointing Service

James 5:13-16 describes a ministry in behalf of the sick. There are many views regarding the passage: The Protestant view generally ignores the instructions; the ...
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Introduction to New Testament Practices

During the Middle Ages, the Roman Catholic Church exercised control (in the religious realm and often in the political realm) throughout Europe. By the early ...
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The Cleansing Blood

There is no such thing as sanctification without the blood of Christ, for in Hebrews 13:12 we read: “Wherefore Jesus also, that he might sanctify ...
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The Simple Life

The New Testament calls us to a simple life free from the high speed at which modern life moves and from the complicated way in ...
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Swearing Civil Oaths

An “oath” is a solemn declaration (based on an appeal to God or to some revered object) that one will speak the truth (or keep ...
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Divorce and Remarriage

Divorce is not approved in the Scriptures, and therefore the possibility of divorce and remarriage as an option should not even enter the minds of ...
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