Popularly known as INC, the Iglesia Ni Cristo or Church Of Christ is a Christian religion whose primary purpose is to worship the Almighty God in a manner taught by the Lord Jesus Christ and His apostles as recorded in the Bible.
What is Iglesia Ni Cristo beliefs?
The Iglesia ni Cristo believes that God the Father is the creator deity and the only true God. The church believes that Jesus Christ is the Son of God and the mediator between God the Father and humanity, and was created by God the Father.
How is Iglesia Ni Cristo different from Catholic?
To the Catholic Church, Jesus Christ “is the Son of God” and the “Second Person of the Blessed Trinity.” He is the central figure in the apostolic teaching. For the INC however, Christ “remains man in His state of being. Christ is never the true God. To the INC, however, “there is only one God.
How was Iglesia Ni Cristo formed?
This day in 1914, the Iglesia ni Cristo (INC) was officially registered by Felix Manalo, a Catholic who became dissatisfied with theological teachings he grew up with. Manalo came up with new-found doctrines that have become the foundation of a new church which he initially established in Sta Ana, Manila.
Why does Iglesia Ni Cristo do not celebrate Christmas?
“The Iglesia Ni Cristo does not celebrate Christmas and all festivities associated with it, because it is not found in, authorized by, or based on the Bible. The word Christmas and the doctrine and practice about it cannot be read in the Bible.
Is there Iglesia ni Cristo in other countries?
The Iglesia Ni Cristo (Church Of Christ) is now in 152 countries and territories, and continues to help various communities worldwide, as it celebrates its 105th anniversary on Saturday, July 27, 2019. The INC currently has more than 7,000 places of worship all over the world, he said.
Who is Jesus to Iglesia ni Cristo?
Iglesia ni Cristo is Unitarian in theology, holding that Jesus Christ is Gods chosen son but is not himself God. It teaches the doctrine of the Last Judgment and upholds a strict biblical prohibition on consuming the blood of animals.
Can I marry Iglesia Ni Cristo?
- Why members of Iglesia Ni Cristo (Church Of Christ) prohibited to marry non-members of the Church? The Lord God through the apostles prohibits members of the Church of Christ to marry non-believers.