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The Doctrine of Scripture:
  1. Deny the Canon: Black Hebrew Israelites.  Hinduism.  Kabbalah.  Swedenborgianism.    Islam.  Catholicism.  Marcionism
  2. Denies Absolute Truth: Conversations with God(CwG).  Emerging Church Movement. Wicca.
  3. Deny Scripture Alone: Christian Scientist.  Conversations with God (CwG). Eastern Lightning. Hinduism.  Apostle Eric vonAnderseck.  International House of Prayer (IHOP).  New Age Movement.  Pentecostal Third Day Churches.  The Unification Church.  Baha’i.  Emerging Church Movement.    Islam.  Jehovah's Witnesses.  Apollo C. Quiboloy.  Mormonism.  Catholicism.  Gnosticism
  4. Teach Secret Knowledge/Special revelation (Gnosticism): Worldwide Church of God.  Eastern Lightning. Hinduism.  Apostle Eric vonAnderseck.  International House of Prayer (IHOP).  Kabbalah. New Age Movement.  Pentecostal Third Day Churches.  The Unification Church.    The Way International.  Baha’i.  Eckankar.    Islam.  Jehovah's Witnesses.  Apollo C. Quiboloy.  Mormonism.  Catholicism.  Seventh Day Adventist.  Wicca.  Joyce Meyer. Beth Moore.  Gnosticism.  Marcionism
The Doctrine of God:
  1. Teaching that God was created:  Mormonism.
  2. Deny God as a Being: Christian Scientist.  Unity School of Christianity (Christian Science).
  3. Teach that God is also Female / another female God: Christian Scientist. The Unification Church.   World Mission Society Church of God.    Mormonism.
  4. Denies Monotheism: Worldwide Church of God. Conversations With God (CwG) (Pantheism).  Hinduism. New Age Movement.  United Church of God. Gwen Shamblin.  Eckankar   Mormonism. Wicca.  Albigenses.  Gnosticism.  Marcionism.  Modalism.  Tritheism
  5. Teach that Man can Become God: Worldwide Church of God.  Conversations With God (CwG).  New Age Movement.  Unity School of Christianity (Christian Science).  Mormonism. Wicca.
  6. Deny God's Omniscience: Open Theism.
  7. Teach that God Makes Mistakes, Learns, and Changes his Mind: Open Theism.
  8. Teach that God (like Jesus) has a flesh body:  Mormonism.
  9. Teach that God is Different for Different people: Scientology. Gwen Shamblin.  Baha’i.    Emerging Church Movement.
  10. Teach that God had Sexual Relations with Mary:  Mormonism. Wicca.
The Doctrine of The Trinity:
  1. Deny the Trinity: ASSEMBLIES OF YAHWEH, Black Hebrew Israelites, Christadelphians.  the Christian Family Fellowship.  Christian Scientist.  Worldwide Church of God.  Eastern Lightning.  Hinduism.  New Age Movement.  Scientology.  Sheppard's Chapel.  Swedenborgianism.  The Unification Church.  United Church of God.  Unity School of Christianity (Christian Science).  Unitarian Universalists.  The Way International.  Gwen Shamblin.   World Mission Society Church of God. Baha’i.  Eckankar.  Islam.  Jehovah's Witnesses.  Apollo C. Quiboloy.    Mormonism.  United Pentecostal Church International. Wicca.  Gnosticism.  Marcionism.  Dynamic Monarchianism.  Socinianism.  Subordinationism.  Tritheism
  2. Teach Modalism - Oneness Pentecostalism:  Sheppard's Chapel. Baha’i.    Apollo C. Quiboloy.   United Pentecostal Church International (Oneness Pentecostalism). TD Jakes.  United Apostolic Churches.
The Doctrine of Jesus Christ:
  1. Denies The Only Begotton Son of God and Anointed One: Conversations With God (CwG). Eastern Lightning. Hinduism. Kabbalah.  New Age Movement.  Scientology.  Unity School of Christianity (Christian Science).   World Mission Society Church of God.  Baha’i. Eckankar.  Islam.  Apollo C. Quiboloy.  Mormonism. Seventh Day Adventist. Wicca.  Joyce Meyer.  Marcionism
  2. Deny Jesus' virgin birth:  The Way International.  Docetism
  3. Deny Jesus' perfection: Christadelphians.  Baha’i
  4. Deny Jesus was God in the Flesh: Christadelphians. Christian Scientist. The Unification Church.  Unitarian Universalists  The Way International.  Gwen Shamblin.  World Mission Society Church of God. Baha’i.    Islam.  Jehovah's Witnesses. Seventh Day Adventist. Wicca.  Apollinarianism.  Arianism.  Docetism.  Gnosticism.  Monophysitism.  Socinianism.  Subordinationism.  Tritheism
  5. Deny Jesus' prior eternal existence to incarnation: Christadelphians.  the Christian Family Fellowship.  Eastern Lightning.  Baha’i.    Islam.    Jehovah's Witnesses.  Mormonism.   United Pentecostal Church International (Oneness Pentecostalism). Seventh Day Adventist.  Joyce Meyer.  Adoptionism - God granted Jesus powers and then adopted him as a Son. Apollinarianism.  Arianism.  Docetism.  Gnosticism.  Dynamic Monarchianism.  Patripassionism.  Socinianism.  Subordinationism
  6. Deny Jesus' limited substitutionary complete atonement: Christadelphians. Christian Scientist.  Conversations with God (CwG).  Apostle Eric vonAnderseck.  Kabbalah.  New Age Movement.  New Life Mission.  Swedenborgianism.  Unitarian Universalists.  The Way International.  Baha’i.    Emerging Church Movement.  Eckankar.    Islam.    Jehovah's Witnesses.  Apollo C. Quiboloy.  Mormonism. Seventh Day Adventist. Wicca. Joyce Meyer.  Gnosticism.  The Kenosis theory. Patripassionism.  Socinianism
  7. Eutychianism Teaches that Christ's natures were so thoroughly combined--in a sense scrambled together--that the resultwas that Christ was not really truly able to relate to us as humans.  Monophysitism
  8. Monophysitism is a theological error regarding the two natures of Jesus (See Hypostatic Union). It states that Jesus' two natures are combined into one new one; the problem here is that neither God nor man was represented in Christ but a new third thing.
  9. Nestorianism is a theological error concerning the two natures of Christ which states that the divine and human natures of Christ were so separated from each other that they were "not in contact." The problem here is that worship of the human Jesus would then not be allowed.  Gnosticism
  10. Deny the bodily resurrection:     Islam.  Jehovah's Witnesses. Docetism.  Gnosticism. Patripassionism 
  11. Deny Jesus was the only Christ: Christian Scientist. Worldwide Church of God.  Kabbalah.  Swedenborgianism.  Unity School of Christianity (Christian Science).  Unitarian Universalists.   World Mission Society Church of God.  Baha’i.  Eckankar.  Islam.  Apollo C. Quiboloy.  Mormonism. 
  12. Denied Jesus is God: Christian Scientist. Worldwide Church of God.  Eastern Lightning.  United Church of God.  Unitarian Universalists  The Way International.  Gwen Shamblin.  Baha’i.    Islam.    Jehovah's Witnesses. Seventh Day Adventist. Wicca. Arianism.  Gnosticism.  The Kenosis theory.  Dynamic Monarchianism.  Socinianism.  Subordinationism.  Tritheism
The Doctrine of The Holy Spirit:

  1. Deny the Holy Spirit: ASSEMBLIES OF YAHWEH, A True Church (claims he is actually 7 different spirits), Christadelphians.  the Christian Family Fellowship. Christian Scientist.  Worldwide Church of God.  Hinduism.  Swedenborgianism.  The Unification Church.  United Church of God.  Unitarian Universalists  The Way International.  Eckankar .    Islam.    Jehovah's Witnesses.     United Pentecostal Church International (Oneness Pentecostalism).  Dynamic Monarchianism
The Doctrine of Angels, Satan, and Demons:
  1. Deny the existence of Satan: Christadelphians.  Christian Scientist. Conversations with God (CwG).  Swedenborgianism.  Wicca.
  2. Teach that Satan is the brother of Jesus' Spirit:  Mormonism.
The Doctrine of Humanity:
  1. Denies Original Sin: Bible.ca, a Church of Christ affiliate website.  Conversations with God (CwG).  Kabbalah. New Age Movement.  Scientology.  Unity School of Christianity (Christian Science).  Baha’i. Wicca.  Pelagianism
  2. Denies Sinful Nature: Bible.ca, a Church of Christ affiliate website.  Conversations with God (CwG). New Age Movement.  Open Theism. Scientology. The Unification Church.  Unity School of Christianity (Christian Science).  Baha’i.    Emerging Church Movement. Wicca.  Matthew Vines.  Pelagianism.  Semi-Pelagianism 
  3. Denies the existence of Sin: Christian Scientist. Conversations with God (CwG). Scientology.  Unity School of Christianity (Christian Science). Wicca.
  4. The Word of Faith teachings: Beth Moore.  Joyce Meyers.  Semi-Pelagianism 
  5. The teaching that Man creates: Conversations With God (CwG)
  6. The teaching that Man is God: Worldwide Church of God.   Conversations With God (CwG). Hinduism. New Age Movement. Eckankar.    Mormonism. Wicca.
  7. The teaching that Man Will is sovereign over God: Open Theism. The Unification Church.    Emerging Church Movement.
  8. Humanism: Buddhism. Olsteenism.   Matthew Vines.  New Age Movement.  Pelagianism.  Semi-Pelagianism 
  9. Perfectionism: Unity School of Christianity (Christian Science).  The Way International.    Apollo C. Quiboloy.  Mormonism.  Joyce Meyer.  Pelagianism
  10. The Serpent Seed teaching: Sheppard's Chapel.  The Unification Church.    Apollo C. Quiboloy.
The Doctrine of Salvation:

  1. Denies Salvation by Faith alone: ASSEMBLIES OF YAHWEH, A True Church teaches doctrinal regeneration, the error that you must have correct doctrine in order to be saved.  This is a false teaching.  We come to know the truth because we are saved; we don't know the truth in order to become saved (1 Cor. 2:14; Rom. 3:10-12).  Bible.ca, a Church of Christ affiliate website.  Christadelphians.  Christian Reconstructionism also known as Theonomy.  The International Church of Christ (ICC). Hinduism.  New Age Movement.    Islam.  Jehovah's Witnesses.  Mormonism.  United Pentecostal Church International.  Catholicism. Albigenses.  Semi-Pelagianism 
  2. Denies Grace alone: Apostle Eric vonAnderseck.  The Way International.  Eckankar.  Islam.  Mormonism.  Catholicism. Steven Furtick.  Pelagianism.  Semi-Pelagianism 
  3. Teaches that Baptism is Necessary for Salvation: Bible.ca, a Church of Christ affiliate website.  Christadelphians.  The International Church of Christ (ICC).  New Life Mission. United Church of God.  United Pentecostal Church International.  Catholicism.  United Pentecostal Church International (Oneness Pentecostalism). TD Jakes.  United Apostolic Churches.
  4. Teaches that Church Membership necessary for salvation:  Catholicism. United Pentecostal Church International. Jehovah's Witnesses.  Mormonism.
  5. Deny Eternal Salvation security: Christadelphians.  United Church of God.  Jehovah's Witnesses.  Catholicism.
  6. Denies Salvation through Christ Alone: Conversations with God (CwG). Hinduism. New Age Movement. Swedenborgianism.  Unitarian Universalists.  Baha’i.  Eckankar.    Islam.  Jehovah's Witnesses.  Apollo C. Quiboloy.  Mormonism. Seventh Day Adventist.  Pelagianism
  7. Denies the one time gift of eternal life: Apostle Eric vonAnderseck
  8. Mary is our Advocate in Heaven:  Catholicism
  9. Denies The Elect: Seventh Day Adventist.
  10. Denies a Need for salvation: Wicca.  Matthew Vines.
  11. Speaking In Tongues is necessary for Salvation: the Christian Family Fellowship.  Apostle Eric vonAnderseck.  The Way International.    United Pentecostal Church International (Oneness Pentecostalism).

Doctrine of The Church:
  1. Teach Baptism and Prayer of/for the Dead:  Mormonism.  Catholicism
  2. Deny Baptisms: Christian Scientist.  Apostle Eric vonAnderseck
  3. Deny The Lords Supper: Christian Scientist.
  4. Teach Communion literally and actually becomes The Blood and flesh of Jesus:  Catholicism
  5. Teach Present Day Apostle and Prophets: Pentecostal Third Day Churches.  Mormonism.  Seventh Day Adventist.
  6. The Prosperity Gospel; Health and Wealth teaching;  Apollo C. Quiboloy. Olsteenism. Joyce Meyers. Beth Moore.  TD Jakes.  Steven Furtick
  7. Teach Sabbath day Only: United Church of God.  Seventh Day Adventist.
  8. Worship the Founder/Teacher(s): Christian Scientist.  Unification Church.    Islam.  Apollo C. Quiboloy.  Mormonism.  Catholicism
  9. Teach Legalism: The International Church of Christ (ICC).  Hinduism.  Apostle Eric vonAnderseck.  New Age Movement.  Swedenborgianism.  United Church of God.  Baha’i.  Eckankar.    Islam.  Jehovah's Witnesses.  Mormonism.  Catholicism. Albigenses.  Donatism.  Pelagianism.  Semi-Pelagianism 
  10. Teach Antinomianism:  Emerging Church Movement.  Matthew Vines
Doctrine of Things To Come:
  1. Deny Hell: Black Hebrew Israelites.  the Christian Family Fellowship.  Conversations with God (CwG). New Age Movement.  The Sheppard's Chapel.  Baha’i.    Emerging Church Movement.  Jehovah's Witnesses. Seventh Day Adventist. Wicca.
  2. Deny Heaven: Black Hebrew Israelites (currently in the heaven of the Caucasians).  Baha’i. Wicca.
  3. Deny Saved Going to Heaven: United Church of God.  Baha’i. Wicca.
  4. Denies the literal return of Christ: Conversations with God (CwG).  Swedenborgianism
  5. Denies physical resurrection: Swedenborgianism
  6. Teaches Reincarnation: Conversations with God (CwG).  Hinduism.  Kabbalah. New Age Movement.  Scientology.  Unity School of Christianity (Christian Science).  Eckankar. Wicca.
  7. Teaches Jesus' Second Coming is secret: Eastern Lightning
  8. Teaches Jesus' Second Coming has already happened: Eastern Lightning. The Unification Church.  World Mission Society Church of God
  9. Teaches Second Chance judgment upon Christ's return: United Church of God
  10. Teaches Soul Sleep: Seventh Day Adventist.
  11. Deny Eternal Punishment (Universalism or Annihilationism): Christadelphians.  the Christian Family Fellowship.  New Age Movement.  The Sheppard's Chapel.  United Church of God.  Unitarian Universalists.  Baha’i.    Jehovah's Witnesses. Seventh Day Adventist. Wicca.  Socinianism

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