Theology 101. Theology includes the doctrines of The Person and Works of God The Trinity Creation Providence The Fall of Mankind into Sin & Disobedience The Incarnation – the Physical Birth of Jesus Redemption Eschatology. Bibliology Theology Proper Anthropology Angelology
“Religion” is used in a general sense for any adoration or service of God, a god, or gods. It includes
A system of beliefs
“To be religious is to be aware, or conscious of, the existence of a supreme being and to live in light of the demands of that supreme being”
“The Christian religion is restricted to Biblical Christianity, the true religion which is set forth in the Holy Scriptures. It is the awareness of the true God and our responsibility to him”(Theissen, Systematic Theology, p. 2).
“We do speak wisdom among those who are mature; a wisdom, however, not of this age, nor of the rulers of this age, who are passing away; but we speak God’s wisdom…the wisdom which none of the rulers of this age understood; for if they had understood it, they would not have crucified the Lord of glory” (I Cor. 1:21)