DOCTRINES TO BE REJECTED
1.-That the Bible is only partly the work of inspiration– or if wholly so, contains errors which inspiration has allowed.
2.-That God is three persons.
3.-That the Son of God was co-eternal with the Father.
4.-That Christ was born with a "free life".
5.-That Christ's nature was immaculate.
6.-That the Holy Spirit is a person distinct from the Father.
7.- That man has an immortal soul.
8.- That man consciously exists in death.
9.-That the wicked will suffer eternal torture in hell.
10.-That the righteous will ascend to the kingdoms beyond the skies when they die.
11.-That the devil is a supernatural personal being.
12.-That the Kingdom of God is"the church".
13.-That the Gospel is the death, burial, and resurrection of Christ merely.
14.-That Christ will not come till the close of the thousand years.
15.-That the tribunal of Christ, when he comes, is not for the judgment of saints, but merely to divide among them different degrees of reward.
16.-That the resurrection is confined to the faithful.
17.-That the dead rise in an immortal state.
18.-That the subject-nations of the thousand years are immortal.
19.-That the law of Moses is binding on believers of the Gospel.
20.-That the observance of Sunday is a matter of duty.
21.-That baby-sprinkling is a doctrine of Scripture.
22.-That "heathens", idiots, pagans, and very young children will be saved.
23.-That man can be saved by morality or sincerity, without the Gospel.
24.-That the Gospel alone will save, without the obedience of Christ's commandments.
25.-That a man cannot believe without possessing the Spirit of God.
26.-That men are predestined to salvation unconditionally.
27.-That there is no sin in the flesh.
28.-That Joseph was the actual father of Jesus.
29.-That the earth will be destroyed.
30.-That baptism is not necessary to salvation.
31.-That a knowledge of the truth is not necessary to make baptism valid.
32.-That some meats are to be refused on the score of uncleanness.
33.-That the English are the ten tribes of Israel, whose prosperity is a fulfilment of the promises made concerning Ephraim.
34.-That marriage with an unbeliever is lawful.
35.-That we are at liberty to serve in the army, or as police constables, take part in politics, or recover debts by legal coercion.
1.- Love your enemies; do good to them that hate you (Matt. 5:44).
2.- Resist not evil: if a man smite thee on one cheek, turn to him the other also (Matt. 5:39-40).
3.-Avenge not yourselves; rather give place unto wrath; and suffer yourselves to be defrauded (Rom. 12:18-19; 1 Cor. 6:7).
4.-If a man take away thy goods, ask them not again (Luke 6:29-30).
5.-Agree with your adversary quickly, submitting even to wrong for the sake of peace (Matt. 5:25; 1 Cor. 6:7).
6.-Labour not to be rich; be ready to every good work, give to those who ask: relieve the afflicted (1 Tim. 6:8; Rom. 12:13; Heb. 13:16; Jas. 1:27).
7.-Do not your alms before men: let not thy left hand know what thy right hand doeth (Matt. 6:1-4).
8.-Recompense to no man evil for evil: overcome evil with good (Rom. 12:17-21).
9.-Bless them that curse you; let no cursing come out of your mouth (Matt. 5:44; Rom. 12:14).
10.-Render not evil for evil, or railing for railing, but contrariwise, blessing (1 Pet. 3:9).
11.-Pray for them that despitefully use you and afflict you (Matt. 5:44).
12.-Grudge not; judge not; complain not; condemn not (Jas. 5:9; Matt. 7:1).
13.-Put away anger, wrath, bitterness, and all evil speaking (Eph. 4:31; 1 Pet. 2:1).
14.-Confess your faults one to another (Jas. 5:16).
15.-Be not conformed to this world: love not the world (Rom. 12:2; 1 John 2:15).
16.-Deny all ungodliness and worldly lusts. If thy right hand offend thee, cut it off (Tit. 2:12; Matt. 5:30).
17.-Servants, be faithful, even to bad masters (Eph. 6:5-8).
18.-Mind not high things, but condescend to men of low estate (Rom. 12:16).
19.-Owe no man anything (Rom. 13:7-8).
20.-In case of sin (known or heard of) speak not of it to others, but tell the offending brother of the matter between thee and him alone, with a view to recovery (Matt. 18:15; Gal. 6:1).
21.-Love the Lord thy God with all thy heart (Matt. 22:37).
22.-Pray always; pray with brevity and simplicity; pray secretly (Luke 18:1; Matt. 6:7).
23.-In everything give thanks to God and recognize Him in all your ways (Eph. 5:20; Prov. 3:6).
24.-As ye would that men should do to you, ye also so to them (Matt. 7:12).
25.-Take Christ for an example and follow in his steps (1 Pet. 2:21).
26.-Let Christ dwell in your heart by faith (Eph. 3: 17).
27.-Esteem Christ more highly than all earthly things: yea, than your own life (Luke 14:26).
28.-Confess Christ freely before men (Luke 12:8).
29.-Beware lest the care of life or the allurements of pleasure weaken his hold on your heart (Luke 21: 34-36; Matt. 24:44).
30.-Love thy neighbour as thyself (Matt. 22:39).
31.-Exercise lordship over no one (Matt. 23:10-12).
32.-Seek not your own welfare only, nor bear your own burdens merely, but have regard to those of others (Phil. 2:4; Gal. 6:2).
33.-Let your light shine before men: hold forth the word of life. Do good to all men as ye have opportunity (Matt. 5:16; Phil. 2:16; Gal. 6:10).
34.-Be blameless and harmless, as the sons of God in the midst of a crooked and perverse generation (Phil. 2:15).
35.-Be gentle, meek, kind-hearted, compassionate, merciful, forgiving (2 Tim. 2:24; Tit. 2:2; Eph. 4:32).
36.-Be sober, grave, sincere, temperate (Phil. 4:5; 1 Pet. 1:13; 5:8).
37.-Speak the truth every man with his neighbour: put away all lying (Eph. 4:25).
38.-Whatsoever ye do, do it heartily as unto the Lord, and not unto men (Col. 3:23).
39.-Be watchful, vigilant, brave, joyful, courteous and manly (1 Cor. 16:13; Phil. 4:4; 1 Thess. 5:6-10).
40.-Be clothed with humility: be patient toward all (Col. 3:12; Rom. 12:12).
41.-Follow peace with all men (Heb. 12:14).
42.-Sympathize in the joys and sorrows of others (Rom. 12:15).
43.-Follow after whatsoever things are true, honest, just, pure, lovely, of good report, virtuous and praiseful (Phil. 4:8).
44.-Refrain utterly from adultery, fornication, uncleanness, drunkenness, covetousness, wrath, strife, sedition, hatred, emulation, boasting, vain-glory, envy, jesting, and foolish talking (Eph. 5:3-4).
45.-Whatever you do, consider the effect of your action on the honour of God's name among men. Do all to the glory of God (1 Cor. 10:31; Col. 3:17).
46.-Reckon yourselves dead to all manner of sin. Henceforth live not to yourselves, but to him who died for you, and rose again (Rom. 6:11; 2 Cor. 5:15).
47.-Be zealous of good works, always abounding in the work of the Lord, wearying not in well-doing (Tit. 2:14; Gal. 6:9).
48.-Speak evil of no man (Tit. 3:2).
49.-Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly (Col. 3:16).
50.-Let your speech be always with grace, seasoned with salt (Col. 3:8; 4:6).
51.-Obey rulers; submit to every ordinance of man for the Lord's sake (Tit. 3:1).
52.-Be holy in all manner of conversation (1 Pet. 1:15-16).
53.-Give no occasion to the adversary to speak reproachfully (1 Tim. 5:14).