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Arise: Contend for the Faith - vs. cults, 'world religions,' winds of doctrines, heresies, blasphemies, Satanic lies....

Holy!  Holy?  Holy, you say?  What is Holy; what makes "Holy" holy, or what is legitimately entitled to be termed Holy?

"Hear ye now what the LORD saith; Arise, contend thou before the mountains, and let the hills hear thy voice.  Hear ye, O mountains, the LORD'S controversy, and ye strong foundations of the earth: for the LORD hath a controversy with His people, and HE will plead with Israel."  Micah 6:1-2

Holy!  Holy?  Holy, you say?  What is Holy; what makes "Holy" holy, or what is legitimately entitled to be termed Holy?  [Only that which God Almighty states is Holy, is truly Holy!]

The national news media companies in the USA of today habitually and reverentially refer to places and things in the ways that non-christian peoples and anti-christian peoples and groups, require and demand, e.g., always referring to Jerusalem as being "one of Islam's holiest cities" (because the false prophet Mohammed purportedly ascended to heaven from Jerusalem, rather than the truth that he died and descended to Hell!).

The truth is that the land which Jerusalem holds sway over is referred repeatedly to by God the Father, God the Son (Jesus the Christ), and God the Holy Ghost, as the glorious land; it is God's land; it is not that of the false prophet Mohammed, who was the instrument used by Satan to engineer the false religion Islam to supplant the truth of God and to away with the finished atoning sacrifice of Jesus Christ.

The same "american" news media companies are ever careful to refer to Najaf in Iraq as being "one of Islam's holiest cities" invariably refer to the Quran [Koran] as being holy, unfailingly state that Mecca and Medina are holy, to invariably honor Mohammed as being "the Prophet Mohammed"....

So what is wrong with this, just this, the "american" news media companies supposedly report the news, and supposedly report it factually, yet they continually repeat the lies of Islam, the lies of the false prophet Mohammed...while they dismiss the truth of the gospel of the Lord and Saviour Jesus the Christ.  Thus the "american" national/international news media giants prove themselves to be the servants of Satan, by aiding and abetting Satan in spreading his carefully fabricated lies, as they do on so very many counts, and at every opportunity.

What deserves to be called "Holy"?  Is anything and everything that certain favored groups like the Muslims insist is "Holy" entitled to be "factually" reported on and referred to as "Holy"?

The fact that certain exceedingly unholy people, liars, and false prophets, e.g., Mohammed, Joseph Smith, Brigham Young, Charles Taze Russell, Judge Rutherford...have designated various places and/or things as "Holy" does not make them "Holy," nor justify their perpetually being "factually" corroborated as being "Holy," any more than would be true for Emperor Hirohito (aka "The Sun God"), Alexander the Great (who insisted on being worshipped), and this Caesar or that Caesar.  The indoctrination committed by the "american" news media companies, esp. the national news media giants, is nothing other than shamefully acting as agents of eternally destructive propaganda on behalf of anti-christian cults, aka "great world religions" which were created by Satan to imitate, supplant, and destroy Christianity.

Furthermore, people having died in a place does not hallow such a place, i.e., does not make it Holy, a veritable flood of references to sites including the former site of the World Trade Center in NYC's Manhattan, as being "hallowed" ground notwithstanding.  Dear old "honest Abe" certainly advanced the notion that people dying in places, i.e., men and boys dying in battles on fields of war (and/or on those battlefields shortly after the battles have ended), made those places "hallowed" or "holy," but "honest Abe's" theology was foolishly & fatally flawed; so too is the Roman Catholic church's inexcusably and utterly ruinous false theology that all life is sacred or holy.  [How anyone who has read the Holy Bible can reach this position of the Roman Catholic church is beyond me.  God states, "Be ye Holy, as I am Holy; He never ever states that all people are Holy, least of all murderers, torturers, and destroyers, but the "Holy" Roman Catholic church heretically does!  For more concerning the outrageously apostate doctrines of the Roman Catholic church, see What is Truth.]

Again, only God the Father, God the Son, and God the Holy Ghost make anything Holy; sinful mankind is not inherently and perpetually holy - the Roman Catholic church is fatally and ruinously wrong on this bedrock doctrine of theirs, as it is on so very very many of their doctrinal teachings, and it does grievous damage in making application of this and many other fatally wrong doctrines.

Only God the Father, God the Son, and God the Holy Ghost, make anything HOLY, not sinful man (nor sinful priests, cardinals, bishops, archbishops, and popes).

But in the USA of today which is not merely post-christian, but determinedly anti-christian, the good are called evil, and the evil are called good, the abominably unholy/anti-holy, are called holy, while the truly Holy are ignored, spurned, mocked, ridiculed, derided...persecuted.

Additionally, the only way that sinful man is ever transformed from sinful into holy is by recognizing his sinfulness, his lostness...confessing his sin, repenting/turning from his sin, recognizing Jesus Christ as the only begotten Son of God, the only name given by which man may be saved, receiving Jesus Christ as Saviour and Lord, and obeying Jesus the Christ, the Messiah.  But this is utterly antithetical to Islam, Mormonism, the "Jehovah's Witnesses" (aka the Watchtower Society), Buddhism, Confucianism, Taoism, Hinduism, animism, druidism, paganism, voodoo, witchcraft, hedonism, atheism, agnosticism...Satanism!

There are vast multitudes of people enslaved by these Satan-master-minded systems of lies, and except they repent of their sins and come to faith in Christ Jesus they will suffer eternal damnation.  What a crime, given that Jesus the Christ paid the price in full two millennia ago for the sins of all who will repent and believe on Him and obey Him as Saviour and Lord!

Eternal salvation through Y'shua the Messiah is very rarely received by Jews, due in large measure to blind, ignorant, self-serving, and often downright evil Jewish leaders.  The rampant failure of Jews to come to faith in Christ Jesus is all the more unimaginable given that they were the original people of God's choosing to show forth His truth to all peoples; they were the first people the gospel was communicated to; they were the people personally visited by God in the flesh, Jesus the Christ (who was conceived and born of a virgin Jewish maiden!); the apostles were all Jews; and the early church was originally comprised virtually entirely of Jews.

If you have a heart for truth, and a desire to know and worship the one true God, then seek him in His Holy Word, the Holy Bible, and you will find Him.

John 18:37-38

"Pilate therefore said unto Him, Art thou a king then?  JESUS answered, Thou sayest that I am a king, To this end was I born, and for this cause came I into the world, that I should bear witness unto the truthEvery one that is of the truth heareth my voice.  Pilate saith unto Him, What is truth?"

Acts 4:10-12

"Be it known unto you all, and to all the people of Israel, that by the name of Jesus Christ of Nazareth, whom ye crucified, whom God raised from the dead, even by him doth this man stand here before you whole.  This is the stone which was set at nought of you builders, which is become the head of the corner.  Neither is there salvation in any other; for there is none other name under heaven given among men, whereby we must be saved."

John 8:23-24

"And he said unto them, Ye are from beneath; I am from above: ye are of this world; I am not of this world.  I said therefore unto you, that ye shall die in your sins: for if ye believe not that I am he, ye shall die in your sins."

I Corinthians 3:11

"For other foundation can no man lay than that is laid, which is Jesus Christ."

Matthew 16:13-18

"When Jesus came into the coasts of Caesarea Philippi, he asked his disciples, saying, Whom do men say that I the Son of man am?  And they said, Some say that thou art John the Baptist: some, Elias; and others, Jeremias, or one of the prophets.  He saith unto them, But whom say ye that I am?  And Simon Peter answered and said, Thou art the Christ, the Son of the living God.  And Jesus answered and said unto him, Blessed art thou, Simon Barjona: for flesh and blood hath not revealed it unto thee, but my Father which is in heaven.  And I say also unto thee, That thou art Peter, and upon this rock I will build my church; and the gates of hell shall not prevail against it."

Revelation 1:17-18

"Fear not, I am the first and the last; I am he that liveth and was dead; and, behold, I am alive forevermore.  Amen, and have the keys of hell and of death."

Revelation 19:7-10

"I am thy fellow-servant, and of thy brethren that have the testimony of Jesus: worship God: for the testimony of Jesus is the spirit of prophecy."

The truth is

.  A Few Key Defining Characteristics or hallmarks of Cults/"Great World Religions"

The remains of the Temple, referred alternatively to as the "Western Wall" and/or as the "Wailing Wall," is overshadowed by the Al-Aqsa Mosque & the Dome of the Rock, which were erected on the Temple Mount to supplant the Hebrew Temple, to attempt to permanently prevent the Temple from being rebuilt, and thus to attempt to overthrow God's Word, God's Work, and God's eternal plans, purposes, & promises, God made to the Jews and to all whom He would save, from being fulfilled.  This is a picture of the spiritual reality that Islam is a Satanically masterminded sham religion, crafted to imitate, plagiarize, supplant, overcome, and destroy Christianity (i.e., completed Jewry); it is a picture worth a million words, that displays Islam's mortal combat with Jewry and Christianity (completed Jewry).  Islam, its 'prophet' Mohammed/Muhammad, its 'god' Allah, and its creator Satan are at war with Jewry and Christianity, at war with Jesus, Yeshua, the Christ, the Messiah, and thus at war with God Almighty, and unquenchably hell-bent on their destruction.  But if you have read God's Word, the Holy Bible, you should know that Satan the mastermind of all false religions, all adherents to those false religions, all who follow him in his war to supplant and destroy God and His Christ, will be overthrown, and eternally condemned to suffer eternally.

.  Return to Arise: Contend for the Faith

- or, go to subchapters of Arise: Contend for the Faith -

Subchapter addressing why we should choose Jesus Christ & God the Father, instead of competing gods of cults and so-called "great world religions":

Why Jesus?

Subchapter addressing holiness, what is legitimately Holy:

Holy!  Holy?  Holy, you say?  What is Holy; what makes "Holy" holy, or what is legitimately entitled to be termed Holy?

Subchapters addressing so-called "great world religions," i.e., false religions:

Islam - The Quran Is Not The Word of God

Don't be conned by Confucianism, Buddhism....

Subchapters addressing major Cults made in the USA:

The Mormons are not Morons, but they are definitely not christians either - the so-called "Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints"

False Witnesses - The Watchtower Society, aka the "Jehovah's Witnesses"

Subchapter addressing cultic christian churches, which are not cults but share one cult-defining characteristic:

Cultic christian churches

.  The times which lay ahead are very evil times indeed, but they are numbered, and after Satan has inflicted a reign of several unprecedentedly murderous years of global occupation and destruction, the LORD JESUS CHRIST will return in glory as righteous judge to execute judgment and justice on all those who have resisted, refused, and rejected the Love of God, Jesus the Christ.

Eternal relationship with God through Jesus Christ the Son, requires more than mental assent or belief that Jesus Christ is God the Son ('Billy Grahamic' or modernistic American christian evangelism notwithstanding).  Eternal relationship with God requires obedience to God the Father through Jesus Christ the Son (John 12,13,14,15...).

The Holy Bible, the Scriptures, the Gospels According to St. Matthew, St. Mark, St. Luke, & St. John

The Bible - Dead or Alive

What is Truth?

King Jew

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