BASIC BIBLE REFERENCE


by: John M. Hurt
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P.O. Box 126
Smyrna, TN 37167

APOSTASY

A child of God can "DIE"- Rom 8:12,13, Rev 3:1-5. Also can
be "disinherited" Num 14:11-12. See also Jam 5:19,20,
I Tim 4:1-3, Gal 5:4, I Cor 10:12 and 9:27, 2 Tim 2:17-18,
Heb 3:12, I Jn 1:7-10, 2 Pet 3:17, Rev 2:4-5, 2 Pet 2:20,21
Heb 10:26-30, Matt 13:40-42, Gal 6:7-8, Ezek 18:24, Eternal
life already given like, Joshua 6:1-2.

ATTENDANCE

Heb 10:25,26 (and Is 54:7), Matt 6:33, Tit 3:1, Ps 122:1

AUTHORITY OF THE BIBLE

2 Tim 3:16, Deut 18:20, Rev 22:18,19, Deut 4:2, Num 24:
12-13, Lk 16:15, Prov 14:12 The final revelation - Gal
1:8-9, John 16:13, 2 Pet 1:3.

BAPTISM

Purpose: Act 2:38, Mk 16:15,16, Act 22:16, I Pet 3:20,21,
Act 10:48, John 3:5, Lk 7:30, Read 2 Cor 5:17 with Gal
3:27.
Action: Rom 6:3-5, Act 8:36-38, Mk 1:9-10, Jn 3:23
Candidates: Those taught-- Mt 28:19 (see also Is 28:9),
Belivers--Mk 16:15-16, Act 8:36,37, Must repent--Act
2:38, Must confess faith--Act 8:36-38, Mt 10:32,33.
Infants not need: Mt 18:3, Mk 10:13-15, Ez 18:20,
Rom 14:12.
Holy Spirit Baptism...see "Holy Spirit", seperate
listing.

BEING SAVED.

Hear: Rom 10:17, Mt 7:24-27
Believe: Heb 11:6, Mk 16:15,16 (not faith only--
Jam 2:24, John 12:42).
Repent: Act 2:38, 17:30, Lk 13:3
Confess: Mt 10:32,33, Act 8:36,37
Be Baptized: See "baptism"
Remain Faithful: Rev 2:10 (see also "obedience and
conversion")

CHURCH

Mt 16:18, Eph 5:23-27, Act 20:28. The Church is the
"body of Christ", Eph 1:22-23, Col 1:18&24, There is
one body--Eph 4:4-6, I Cor 12:12,13, Col 3:15,
"churches of Christ"--Rom 16:16, Saved "added by the
Lord"--not "voted in", Act 2:47, 2 John 1:9,10,
Religious division is sinful--see "Division," Name--
see "name".

CONVERSION, EXAMPLES OF

1. Pentecost--Act 2:22 & 36-47
2. Samaria--Act 8:4-13
3. Ethiopian eunuch--Act 8:26-39
4. Paul (Saul)--Act 9:1-20 & 22:6-16
5. Cornelius--Act 10:1-48 & 11:1-18
6. Lydia--Act 16:13-15
7. Philippian jailer--Act 16:23-34
8. Corinthians--Act 18:8

DIVISION

Sinful--I Cor 1:10-13, John 17:20,21. Only one
body--Eph 4:4 & 1:22,23, I Cor 12:13. See "Church"
To support false teacher is sinful--2 John 1:10,11,
Is 5:20, Prov 17:15.

DIVORCE

Mt 19:8,9 & 5:31,32, I Cor 7:10,11, Lk 16:18, Rom 7:
1-3, Mk 6:16-18, Ezra 10:1-3

ELDERS AND DEACONS

Tit 1:5-9, I Tim 3:1-13 & 5:17, Act 20:28, Heb 13:17

ETERNAL PUNISHMENT

Mt 25:41-46, Mk 9:43-48, Mt 10:28, Lk 16:19-31, Mt
13:40-42, Rev 14:9-11 & 21:8. Punishment worse than
death: Mt 18:6 and 26:24, Heb 10:28,29, Wicked raised
for this--John 5:28,29, Act 24:14,15, Dan 12:2.
Wicked at future judgment: Mt 10:15, Lk 11:31,32

FAITH ONLY

Ja 2:24 and 26, Jn 12:42. See "works" and "obedience".

FALSE TEACHERS.

2 Cor 11:13-15, 2 Tim 4:2-4, I Tim 4:1-3, Mt 24:24,
Act 20:28-30, Gal 1:7-9, Deut 18:21,22, To support is
Sinful--II John 1:10,11.

GRACE

Justified by grace--Rom 3:23,24, But not by grace only--
Tit 2:11 and Mt 7:13,14. See "obedience.".

HOLY SPIRIT

Member of Godhead--Mt 28:19, I Jn 5:7-8, "He"-- John
16:13 and 14:16,17, Act 8:29, Gave us God's word--
2 Pet 1:21, "Sword of Spirit" is "Word"--Eph 6:17,
Holy Spirit baptism--occurred twice
1. On Pentecost--To give power to the apostles--
Act 1:8 and 2:1-4
2. At Cornelius' house to show that Gentiles
accepted--Act 11:15-18 and 15:7,8.
3. Paul later wrote that there is now only "One
Baptism"--Eph 4:4.
4. Baptism in the name of Christ is water baptism--
Act 10:47,48 and Act 2:38. It is commanded of
everyone--Mt 28:19, Mk 16:16

INSPIRATION

2 Tim 3:16, 2 Pet 1:21, 1 Cor 14:37, 1 Thess 2:13,
Gal 1:11,12, Mt 10:19,20, Lk 1:68-70, Gal 1:8,9

JUDGMENT

Heb 9:27, Act 17:30,31, Mt 25:31-46, Lk 11:31-32, 2
Pet 2:9, 2 Cor 5:10,11. See "eternal punishment".

KINGDOM

"At Hand"--Mt 3:2, To come in first century with
"Power"--Mk 9:1, But "power" to come with Holy Spirit--
Act 1:8, this happened on the day of Pentecost-- Act
2:1-4. The Kingdom was in existence in Paul's day--
Col 1:13. It is the church--Mt 16:18,19.

LORD'S SUPPER

Mt 26:26-28, I Cor 11:23-29, "Upon first day of the
week"--Act 20:7, Note: this is the same wording used
for the weekly contribution--1 Cor 16:1-2 and for the
Sabbath--Ex 20:8

MUSIC

New Testament church only used vocal music--Eph 5:19,
Col 3:16, Mt 26:30. It is sinful to add or take from
God's word--Rev 22:18-19, Deut 4:2. See "authority"
Vain worship--Mt 15:9

NAME

Rom 16:16, Act 4:12, Mt 16:18, Phil 2:9-10, Is 62:2,
Col 3:17.

OBEDIENCE

Mt 7:21, Act 10:34,35, 2 Thess 1:7-9, John 14:15 & 23,
I Pet 1:22,23, Heb 5:8-9, I John 2:4 & 5:3, Rom 6:16,
Ja 2:24. See "works".

OLD TESTAMENT (LAW)

For our learning--Rom 15:4. Changed--Heb 7:12 & 8:7,8
& 13 & 10:9, Eph 2:13-15, Col 2:14, ended at the death
of Christ--Heb 9:15-17, Gal 3:19 & 16 & 24-25, Gal 5:4
& 18. Sabbath to Jews--Deut 5:2-3 & 15. Made known at
Sinai--Nehemiah 9:13-14

ONCE SAVED, ALWAYS SAVED

See "Apostasy" & "Obedience".

SIN

What is sin? I Jn 3:4, Ja 4:17. "All have sinned" --
Rom 3:23. Sin is not inherited--Ezek 18:20, Mt 18:3,
Mk 10:13-15, Rom 14:12

SINCERITY NOT ENOUGH

Paul was---Act 23:1 & 26:9-11, I Tim 1:12-16, ct 7:58-60
& 8:1. Cornelius was--Act 10:1,2 & 11:13,14. See also
Prov 14:12, Lk 16:15, Is 55:8,9

WORKS

Ja 2:14-17,19,24,26, Jn 12:42, Gal 5:6, Act 10:34,35,
Mt 7:21, Heb 5:9
(kinds of works)
1. works of the flesh--Gal 5:19-21
2. our own works--Act 7:41, 2 Tim 1:9
3. works of the law of Moses--Gal 2:16
4. works of obedience--Act 10:34,35, Lk 6:46, Jn 6:29.
See "obedience".
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