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Western Salvation

April 13, 2015
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Salvation
Christianity is a religions group that believes in one mighty God in three divine natures
which is God the father, God the son and God the Holy Spirit. It believes in a book known as the
Bible which is said to be written by different authors guided by the Holy Spirit as there are
prophecies which are written and fulfilled at different time within the Bible. The Bible has two
sections, the Old Testament and the New Testament. The Old Testament is how life began; the
beginning of sin and it has also many authors prophesying the coming of God the son in form of
human being (The Bible, Isaiah 9:6). It was prophesied that He will coming to save humans from
sin and written in the book of life to have a chance to live back in paradise as where the first man
lived that is Adam and Eve before their sinned and were chase away. The New Testament talks
about how the prophecy was fulfilled; how the son of God was born on earth by Virgin Mary;
how He started His work on earth; miracles He did to establish the righteous kingdom and how
He died for our sin in order for us human to be saved (The Bible, Luke).
Salvation is the act of being saved from sin and according to Jesus’ teachings only when
one was saved from sin could inherit the kingdom of God (The Bible, Matthew 19: 24). Sin is the
reason we were separated from God as Adam and Eve eat the forbidden fruit that God told them
not eat. Adam and Eve lived in the Garden of Eden and were to eat anything in that garden
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expect from the middle tree that its fruits were forbidden. Satan who was thrown out of the
kingdom of God for wanting to overthrow Him from His kingdom came to Eve inform of a
snake and told her if she eats from that tree they will become like God and Eve fell for it and eat
the fruit, gave it to Adam and he also eat. Out of this sin was experienced and both Adam and
Eve became naked and when God knew it Adam and Eve plus the snake were cursed (The Bible,
Genesis 3). Also the beginning of death and other human suffering originated from there as the
bible says the punishment of sin is death (The Bible, Romans 6:23). For one to have a great

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