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Arminianism and Calvinism

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Everyday people argue who is and isn’t right, but in all honesty whose to know? A big topic of argument is religion. Now one would think that in something so pure it would be hard to twist things but mankind has found it rather easy. Especially in The Bible, there are so many questions that are unanswered. God did not do this on accident but there has been a lot for man to make the decisions. Two topics that are frequently debated are Arminianism and Calvinism. As it has already been stated no one can have a 100% correct answer to each topics 5 main points but that doesn’t mean man should just avoid them, people should dig deeper and discover for themselves what is right in their hearts. Calvinism has five main topics (as well as Arminianism). Calvinism uses T.U.L.I.P; total depravity, unconditional election, limited atonement, and perseverance of the saints. To speak on just one of these topics is difficult due to the fact that they all relate with each other. Perseverance of the saints is also known as once saved always saved. It states that once man has been elected by God through unconditional election and then gets saved by the drawing of irritable grace that man is now saved and has salvation forever. If a man is to fall away from God it was if he was never saved to begin with. Think of a friend, you might do something that isn’t agreeable by said friend’s standards and that friend might not talk to you for a while but that doesn’t mean that you are not friends
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