Archive for December, 2010

The One Christian Dogma By Which We Know All Others

December 29, 2010

The most important dogma within “orthodox Christianity” is that the Bible, God’s written word, has the last word in any question.

After all, it is by the word that we know we have eternal life. This is a principle emphasized in the epistle of First John and many other places. “According to this word” (Isaiah 8:20) is the standard that resolves all questions of true Christian faith.

The worst dogma, that is claimed to be “orthodox Christianity” is that there is no objective standard that can meet the criteria for the most important dogma.