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Welcome to the resource side of our website. Here you will find more than 400 links to studies in a wide variety of doctrinal topic areas. These studies are intended to be comprehensive and to relate a step-by-step, reasonable analysis delving deeply into the scriptural texts.





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October 28, 2014

Separation of church and state – is it biblical?

It is not uncommon for Christians in America to strongly support involvement in politics and military service. Coupled with this may be concerns that America has diverged over the centuries from what its founders intended and enshrined in the Constitution. These types of concerns should perhaps first be addressed by considering whether the church itself has diverged from what Jesus and the apostles taught in the New Testament, including what they intended regarding Christian participation in government and military service.

For more information on
New Testament teaching regarding this topic, please see our studies entitled:


- Christianity & War 1

- Christianity & War 2

- 1 Corinthians 5:
   Christians & Gov’t

- Christian Patriotism

Q:I'm new here. Where should I get started?
The arrangement of topics to the left provides a recommended reading order. It is designed to reflect a step-by-step progression from more basic topics to more complex ones. However, it is not necessary to follow this order. Those who are more familiar with certain topics may easily read whichever studies are of interest without first going through all of the earlier topics in the list.

systematic theology:
a reading guide

logical fallacies
a list of false
arguments