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Bible study resources and free articles with instruction about salvation, worship, church, morality, denominations, Christian religion, and theology. 

Bible instruction: Religion, Christianity, theology, and doctrine. Free studies of gospel of Jesus Christ, worship and nature of God, faith, salvation, church, family, morality, denominations, and the future of man.

What should Christians believe about worship, faith, salvation, family relations, church, morals, and eternal destinies? Why are there so many religions and "Christian denominations"? These free resources offer teaching and instruction about religion, the Bible, doctrine, theology, the nature of God, and the gospel of Christ, with in-depth analysis of Bible subjects to help you understand true Christianity.

God's inspired Word in the Bible is the only true source of religious instruction and "theology." The following free Bible study helps will answer your questions about religion, Christianity, doctrine, morals, and salvation from sin. Learn about the Christian gospel, morality, family relationships, the church, theology, denominations, the occult, comparative religions, etc. Written by David E. Pratte.

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Topics about the Bible: religious authority, the gospel, & Christian doctrine

Authority: Divine vs. Human
Authority of Teaching of Apostles & Paul
Bible Authority and Inspiration
Bible Claims
Bible vs. Denominational Creeds
Bible Inspiration: Infallible, Inerrant, Verbal
Bible Instruction: Its Importance
Bible Preservation and Accuracy
Bible References by Topic
Bible Validation: How to Test It
Can We Understand the Bible?
Does the End Justify the Means?
Emotions in Authority and Worship

Examples: Are They Binding Authority?
False Teaching & Religious Error
How to Study the Bible
Is One Interpretation as Good as Another?
Modernism, Miracles, and the Bible
Necessary Inference/Conclusions as Authority
Old Law and Sabbath: Must We Keep them?
Old Testament Value
Test Your Bible Knowledge
Tradition as Religious Authority
Who Is Responsible to Obey Jesus' Law?
Noah's Flood: History or Legend?
Noah's Flood: Worldwide or Local?

Instruction about Forgiveness of Sins: Salvation, faith, baptism, theology, obedience

Salvation & Forgiveness of Sin
Why Do We Need Forgiveness of Sins?
How Can You Be Sure of Forgiveness?
Individual Responsibility in Salvation
Things that Are Essential to Salvation
Is Obedience Essential to Salvation?
Is Baptism Essential to Salvation?
God's grace and mercy (law & works)
Have You Been "Born Again"?
Importance of Repentance
"Faith Only" vs. Obedient Faith
What Must We Believe to Be Saved?
Why Must We Be "In Christ"?
Confessing Christ in Conversion
Will All Religious People Be Saved?

Jesus as Savior from Sin
Should Alien Sinners Pray for Salvation?
Should Babies Be Baptized?
Sprinkling, Pouring, or Immersion?
Calvinism and the Gospel
Election (predestination)
Once Saved, Always Saved (Eternal Security)
Original Sin (Inherited Depravity)
How to Benefit from Jesus' Blood
Baptism in what name (Jesus only)?
Baptisms: A Comparison
Imputation of Jesus' Sinless Life
Saved Like the Thief on the Cross?
Cornelius, Baptism, Faith & Holy Spirit
Pharisees: Who Were They Really?
Baptism for the Dead

Topics about Family Relations: Marriage relationships, divorce
Worship in Jesus' church: Lord's supper, singing, giving, prayer, instrumental music in worship

Marriage, Home, & Family in the Bible
Bible Plan for Family Relations
Family Reading Booklist
Marriage Preparation & Improvement
Seven Keys for Raising Godly Children

Solving Conflict in Marriage Relationships
Divorce, Remarriage, & the Family
UN Convention and Children's Rights Movement
Values Clarification/Humanism in Schools

Worship and the Church
Power of Prayer
The Proper Day for the Lord's Supper
Giving to Finance Church Work
Importance of Attending Church Meetings
Attendance, Unity, Fellowship, & Service
"God's Man, Faithful Abraham" (lyrics)
Instrumental Music in Worship
Sabbath Day or First Day of the Week?
Transubstantiation: Elements in Communion
Should We Observe Religious Holy Days?
Involvement/Participation in Bible Teaching
Foot Washing in Church Meetings

Instruction about the Church, Worship, and Denominational Practices
God and Deity: Creation, the Holy Spirit, miracles, revelation, number of individuals in the Godhead

Bible Teaching about Church & Worship
Is Church Membership Essential to Salvation?
Why So Much Religious Confusion & Division?
How Can You Find & Identify Jesus' Church?
The Nature and Meaning of the Church
How Many True Churches Are There?
Name of Jesus' Church
Origin of Jesus' Church & Denominations
Does God Approve of Denominationalism?
Church Organization, Government, & Work
When Will Jesus' Kingdom Begin?
Is Jesus' Church the Same as His Kingdom?
The Papacy: Was Peter the First Pope?
Women preachers & Church Leaders
Women's Role in Church Leadership
Discipline of Erring Church Members
Unity vs. Division according to the Bible
Should We Oppose the Sins of Others?
Local Church Responsibilities
Lessons in Leadership

Studies of the Father, Son, & Holy Spirit
Evidences for God, Jesus, & the Bible
Studies about Creation vs. Evolution
Baptisms: A Comparison
Direct Revelation & Miracles for Today?
Bible Teaching about the Holy Spirit
Creation: Significance of the Doctrine
Evolution: Its Consequences
Creation as a Miracle
Days of Creation: Literal or Long Ages? 
Gospel of Physical Health and Wealth
Holy Spirit: a Being in the Godhead?
Indwelling of the Holy Spirit
Is Jesus Really Your Lord?
Jesus' Birth, Life, Death, Resurrection 
Jesus' Claims
Jesus' Deity: God in the Flesh
Jesus' Resurrection: the Evidence
Jesus' Resurrection: Its Significance
Jesus as Savior from Sin
Number of Persons in God (Jesus Only/Trinity)
Providence of God in Human Affairs
Saul's Conversion & Jesus' Resurrection

Topics about Moral Issues: Christian morals and morality

Morality and Ethics
Bible Principles of Moral Conduct
Abortion: Pro-life or Pro-Choice?
Drug Abuse: Intoxication or Sobriety?
Gambling: Moral or Immoral?
Anger, Controlling Your Temper
Lying and deceitfulness
Slander, Gossip, and Spreading Rumors
Stealing, Theft, and Robbery
Homosexuality: Lifestyle or Immorality?
Same-Sex Marriage & Homosexual Unions
Hatred, Hate Speech, Hate Crimes
Drinking Alcoholic Beverages
Speech: Cursing, Profanity, Obscenity
Sexual Morality & the Family
Living Together Without Marriage
Suicide: Moral or Immoral?

Discipleship/Living as a Christian
The Meaning & Purpose of Life
God Helps Your Troubles & Problems
Have the Nails Pierced Your Hands? (Dying with Jesus)
How to Change Yourself (Self-improvement)
You Can Serve God Successfully
Counseling Principles
Is Jesus Really Your Lord?
Meekness & Humility vs. Pride & Egotism
Business & Financial Relations
Duties to Civil Government
Christians, Government, and Moral Issues
Relations between Races & Nationalities
Steps to Spiritual Maturity
What Is Required after Baptism?
Founding Fathers, Continental Congress
George Washington, the Bible, and God
In God We Trust (Hobby Lobby ad)

Christianity vs. World Religions, the Occult, & Denominations: Comparative Religion
Man and his future: life after death, premillennialism, the kingdom, eternal rewards of the righteous and wicked

World Religions
 & Denominations

Animal Liberation & PETA
Astrology, Horoscopes, & the Zodiac
Buddhism or Christianity?
Catholicism in Light of Scripture
Da Vinci Code, Pagan Feminism, Gnosticism
Hinduism vs. Christianity
Humanism, Atheism, & Materialism
Islam vs. Christianity
Jehovah's Witness Teaching about Baptism
Jehovah's Witnesses; Watchtower Society
Judaism and the Gospel of Jesus
Mary's Glory, Power, and Honor
Marxism (Communism) and the Bible
Mormonism and the Bible
The Occult, Witchcraft, & Psychics
Psychology, Guilt, & Moral Responsibility
Sabbath Day or First Day of the Week?
Transcendental Meditation

Jesus: Current King or Future Reign?
Jesus' Kingdom: Earthly or Spiritual?
Jesus' Second Coming
Judgment Day
Life after Death, Resurrection, Judgment
Millennium, Rapture, & Jesus' Return
Nation of Israel: What Is God's Plan for It?
Predictions of the Gospel & Jesus' Death
Premillennialism & Jesus' Kingdom
Reincarnation, Karma, & Nirvana
Satan: What Is He Like?

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