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Bible study articles: thorough, in-depthThis menu provides a complete list of all the in-depth Bible teaching articles on our Gospel Way web site. Topics studied include worship, church, morality, denominations, living as a Christian, world religions and denominations, faith, salvation, family relations, God, and eternal destinies. 

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Written by David E. Pratte.

Below is our list of in-depth articles:

The Bible

Authority: Divine vs. Human
Authority of Teaching of Apostles & Paul
Bible Authority and Inspiration
Bible Claims
Bible vs. Denominational Creeds
Bible History: How Important Is It to You?
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?
Consensus Thinking - Majority - Mainstream
Does the End Justify the Means?
Emotions in Authority and Worship
The Gnostic Gospels and Bible Canon
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?
God's Eternal Purpose Revealed in Scripture
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?

Forgiveness of Sins

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?
Baptism: What Is Proper Baptism?
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?
How Many Ways to Salvation?
Godly Sorrow vs. Worldly Sorrow
Jesus as Savior from Sin
Should Alien Sinners Pray for Salvation?
Should Babies Be Baptized?
Seeking the Lord
Sprinkling, Pouring, or Immersion?
Calvinism and the Gospel
Election / predestination
What Has Sin Done for You?
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

The Family


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
Leave and Cleave: Independence from Parents
Challenge of Fatherhood and Absent Fathers
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?
tiation: Elements in Communion
Should We Observe Religious Holy Days?
Involvement / Participation in Bible Teaching
Foot Washing in Church Meetings

The Church

God / Deity

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
God's View of Denominations
Church Organization, Government, & Work
When Will Jesus' Kingdom Begin?
Is Jesus' Church the Same as His Kingdom?
God's People: Special and Separate
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
Atheists' Dying Words
Baptisms: A Comparison
Direct Revelation & Miracles for Today?
Bible Teaching about the Holy Spirit
Creation: Significance of the Doctrine
Power of God: Omnipotent
Finding Fault with God
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?
How to Convince Unbelievers
Indwelling of the Holy Spirit
Is Jesus Really Your Lord?
Jesus' Birth, Life, Death, Resurrection 
Jesus' Claims
Jesus as Creator and Preserver
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

Moral Issues

Living as a Christian

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
Emotions in Religion
The Meaning & Purpose of Life
Forgiving Others: What Does It Mean?
God Helps Your Troubles & Problems
Bitterness, Resentment, Self-Pity
Have the Nails Pierced Your Hands? (Dying with Jesus)
He's My Brother: Brotherly Love
How to Change Yourself (Self-improvement)
Your Inflence: Good or Bad?
Increasing and Abounding in Good Works
Fellowship with Error
Every Part Doing Its Share
You Can Serve God Successfully
Counseling Principles
Is Jesus Really Your Lord?
Justice: Divine or Human Perversions?
Meekness & Humility vs. Pride & Egotism
Rejoice in the Lord: The Christian's Joy
Trusting God and Action: Applications
Does God Test People Today?
New Man: A Gospel of Change
Business & Financial Relations
Government and Religious Freedom
Duties to Civil Government
Christians, Government, and Moral Issues
Voting: Making Godly Choices in Elections
Preparation and Readiness
Relations between Races & Nationalities
Security: Things that Guard It
Steps to Spiritual Maturity
Persecution: How to Handle It
Victory in Jesus
What Is Required after Baptism?
Solving Conflict in Relationships
What Is Required after Baptism?
Founding Fathers, Continental Congress
George Washington, the Bible, and God
In God We Trust (Hobby Lobby ad)

Denominations / Religions

Man and His Future

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
Mankind: Our Nature, Purpose, and Future
Eternal Life through Jesus
Jesus: Current King or Future Reign?
Jesus' Kingdom: Earthly or Spiritual?
Jesus' Second Coming
Judgment Day
Judgment Day: Preparation or Procrastination
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
nialism & Jesus' Kingdom
Reincarnation, Karma, & Nirvana
Satan: What Is He Like?

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