Date of Award


Document Type


Degree Name

Bachelor of Divinity (B.Div)


Practical Theology

First Advisor

Alex Guebert

Scripture References in this Resource (separated by semi-colons)

1 Timothy 4:1; Philippians 1:27; 1 Corinthians 11:19; 1 John 4:1; 1 Corinthians 5:6; 2 Timothy 3:16; Matthew 24:4-5, 11; 2 Thessalonians 3:6-15; Romans 1:16; Colossians 3:16; Hebrews 10:23; Matthew 28:20; Revelation 3:16; Isaiah 55:11; 1 Timothy 6:3-5; Romans 16:17; 2 John 10:11; Ephesians 4:3; 3 John 1:9-10; Galatians 2:11-14; Ecclesiastes 4:9-12; 1 Peter 5:2;


It is the purpose of this thesis to consider the principals involved in all contacts with the heterodox churches. In order to include the many diverse contacts which the pastor makes in his ordinary parish ministry, it is necessary to divide these principles into two main groups - the one dealing with underlying causes and problems, the other group dealing with specific and personal contacts. In the last analysis it will be seen that all contacts revolve around the one basic principle of Sola Scriptura - all the other principles being parts of it. Yet in order to become conscious or the principles which flow from this main artery of strength. we make the above divisions.

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