Biblical Concepts

Concept Meaning
baptism with fire The trial and judgement of the Lord (Luke 12:49-53)
baptism with water The baptism of Repentance (Luke 12:49-53)
belief Confidence in a truth
blessings God's favour (consequences of obedience)
christ The promised anointed one (saviour, king, priest, prophet)
communion A ceremony in remembrance of the Lord's death
curses God's judgement (consequences of sin)
faith Confidence in a truth
idolatry Having faith in anything else than God (Exodus 20:3-5)
iniquity Build-up of planned transgressions (Revelation 17:4)
lot casting A method of solving quarrels (Proverbs 18:18)
messiah The promised anointed one (saviour, king, priest, prophet)
name An identity, authority or reputation
repentance The conviction, confession and turning away from sin
righteousness Righteousness is right standing with God (Romans 3:24)
salvation Saving souls from eternal condemnation (Jonah 2:8-9)
shema The doctrine that God is 1 God
sin Lawlessness (1 John 3:4)
tithing Some churches claim 10% from their members' income
transgression Deliberate sin (Psalm 32:5)
trials The trial and judgement of the Lord (Luke 12:49-53)