Mar 24, 2015
Confronting the New
Age/New Gospel/New Christianity
Biblical discernment and
defending the faith
- The biblical mandate to judge
and discern between good and evil.
- Proper judgment, improper
judgment, testing all things, and being biblically
- Beware of false prophets - they
look like Christians yet they have characters "like ravenous
wolves...You shall know them by their fruits."
- The Five Basic Doctrines of the
- Sample listing of various
unbiblical “Christian” movements today.
- Occult practices canvassed in a
veneer of "Christian" terminology.
- What is “judging,” “testing the
spirits,” and “spiritual whoredom”?
Matthew 7:1-5, 15-23; 1
Corinthians 5:9-15; 10:5:15; 1 John 4:1-6; Revelation 17:1-6, 18:4
Various principles of
Principles of discernment in
light of deception and false teachers: “try the spirits” (1 John
4:1); “mark and avoid those that bring doctrine contrary to what we
have learned” (Romans 16:17); “rebuke them sharply, that they may
be sound in the faith” (Titus 1:13); “have no fellowship with the
unfruitful works of darkness, but rather reprove them” (Ephesians
5:11); “[we are to] withdraw from them” (2 Thessalonians 3:6); “[we
are to] turn away from them” (2 Timothy 3:5-7); “rreceive him not
into your house, neither bid him God speed:For he that biddeth him
God speed is partaker of his evil deeds.” (2 John 10-11); “a man
that is an heretic after the first and second admonition reject”
(Titus 3:10); “Wherefore come out from among them, and be ye
separate, saith the Lord, and touch not the unclean thing; and I
will receive you.” (2 Corinthians 6:14-7:1).
Illustrating the great need
for biblical discernment:
- Islam: Yahweh is not
- Freemasonry - A syncretistic New
- Mormonism - 17 major errors have
produced a do-it-yourself work towards self-godhead polytheistic
- Angels - 25 major errors
believed today in conflict with the Bible.
- Jehovah’s Witnesses - 45 primary
errors in conflict with the Bible that make up this theologically
and sociologically abusive cult.
- Roman Catholicism - 62 primary
errors in conflict with the Holy Bible. Various components of
biblical salvation that Roman Catholicism undermines and
Exposing New Age/New
Gospel/New Spirituality in Western
- Genesis 3:1-5 - The
- “One-ness”(Oneness) comes from the
Occult Worldview that teaches that the “self” is God (Self). This
is in direct opposition to the Biblical Worldview that God is holy
and separate from sinful mankind that is in need of redemption.
"Two-ness" is the idea that God is distinct and separate from His
creation and sinful humanity. The Biblical Worldview refutes the
concept of Monism (“One-ness”) and its dangerous philosophical
offspring - pantheism, panentheism, and evolutionary
Where is it all
- Acknowledging "Self-godhood"
through the implemntation of Quantum spirituality
(Science plus spirituality = denial of
"separation"), Christian shamanism, Integral
Spirituality/Integral Christianity, Christian Vedanta. The
blasphemy of self-deification and Mystery Babylon (Rev. 17:1-5) is
the ultimate LIE!
- The danger of the Contemplative
“centering prayer” movement of Thomas Keating and “Christian
Vedanta" (Christian Hinduism).
- Contemplative Pioneer Thomas
Keating says, “If you
don’t want to become God, you’ve missed the
- We must define our terms lest we
be deceived like those who “redefine” Jesus of Nazareth into what
He is clearly not.
- Closing words and a practical
exhortation to remain loyal to the Jesus Christ of
(Recorded: Mar 18,
See also, The "Jesus Calling" Sarah Young
Devotional Series - Expose Archive.