What Presbyterians Believe
This ongoing series of articles on "What Presbyterians Believe" explores the Biblical and theological foundations of our faith.
The authors have given permission for these articles to be reproduced. We hope this series will be useful for adult church school classes and discussion groups, new member classes and individual enrichment.
How to Speak Presbyterian
It has been estimated that 58 percent of the members of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) did not grow up in the denomination. For readers in that category, here is a short rundown of the lingo you are likely to hear in a Presbyterian church that you may not have heard in another church.
I'd love to hear the response to Ann's question. Having been raised in the SDA church, I do have strong opinion on the subject. That said, we (myself and husband) have been regularly attending a PCA congregation since we moved South. This one subject is possibly the only thing I really question, (with exception to maybe the state of the deat), since the commandments are clear. Thoughts??
I was also looking for the doctrine of salvation? Where is it? What is the belief of HOW a person goes to heaven?
I'm interested to see what the responses are to the Sabbath question
The conversation around salvation can be found under what Presbyterians believe about atonement and about grace.
I am surprised at the omission of the most important doctrine on the list--salvation from sin.