CHRISTIAN CHURCHES UNITY

The church of Jesus, the Christ was established by God Himself in the first century. After his death on the cross, his resurrection and ascension, the church essentially remained one church under the leadership of 12 [11+1] disciples. According to age, each disciple was given seniority but they were equal. Each disciple and apostle specially St. Paul preached the gospel to the populous world with the center in the middle east. Jerusalem was and still is and must be till the end the center of Christianity. Bishops / Patriarchs / Papa / Pope led the church in big cities like Jerusalem, Rome, Alexandria, Antioch, etc. The church started to diverge gradually into Orthodox and Catholic after the fourth century on some theological issues, politics and power had some role as well, however the Greek, Byzantine Orthodox remained close to Rome till mid eleventh century. The Catholic church suffered minor diversion mainly in England starting from the eleventh century, separated in the sixteenth century, then in France later. In the sixteenth century Martin Luther [1483-1546] in Germany protested against the wrongful doings by the Catholic church, however the end result was splitting the Catholics into two. Martin Luther made his own wrong doings and teachings as well. Protestants appeared primarily in western Europe. During the time of said wrong doings and division, plagues swept Europe, nothing like any plagues before and worse than the plagues that hit ancient Egypt during Moses time [Exodus 7-14]. Not long after that, protestants suffered many splits into several churches and in the past several decades myriad churches appeared mostly in the west. GOD GAVE NOBODY WHATSOEVER AN AUTHORITY TO SPLIT OR DIVIDE HIS CHURCH. As a matter of fact God wants ONE church under the leadership of 12 {disciple / apostle / papa / pope / patriarch / bishop / archbishop / elder} which means that GOD is INFINITE [has Omni-presence] as explained on the large cross on this web site, and for all to follow him and obey his words as taken down by each of four [disciples and apostles] in the four Gospels. Any leader of any Christian church regardless of denomination who objects or even hinders the unification of the church would be against the direct commandment of Christ. Here are the verses directly from our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ which tell you that the church must be ONE:

Gospel: St. John 10:16 And other sheep I have, which are not of this fold: them also I must bring, and they shall hear my voice; and there shall be one fold, and one shepherd.

Gospel: St. John 11:52 And not for that nation only, but that also he should gather together in one the children of God that were scattered abroad.

Gospel: St. John 17:11 And now I am no more in the world, but these are in the world, and I come to you. Holy Father, keep through your own name those whom you have given me, that they may be one, as we are.

Gospel: St. John 17:21 That they all may be one; as you, Father, art in me, and I in you, that they also may be one in us: that the world may believe that you have sent me.

Gospel: St. John 17:22 And the glory which you gave me I have given them; that they may be one, even as we are one:

Gospel: St. John 17:23 I in them, and you in me, that they may be made perfect in one; and that the world may know that you have sent me, and have loved them, as you have loved me.

Other Gospel Verses

Gospel: St. Matthew 7:24 Therefore, whoever hears these sayings of mine, and does them, I will liken him to a wise man, who built his house upon a rock;

Gospel: St. Matthew 7:25 and the rain descended, and the floods came, and the winds blew, and beat upon that house; and it fell not: for it was founded upon a rock.

Gospel: St. Matthew 7:26 And every one that hears these sayings of mine, and does them not, shall be like a foolish man, who built his house upon the sand;

Gospel: St. Matthew 7:27 and the rain descended, and the floods came, and the winds blew, and beat upon that house; and it fell: and great was the fall of it.

Gospel: St. Matthew 12:25 And Jesus knew their thoughts, and said unto them, Every kingdom divided against itself is brought to desolation; and every city or house divided against itself shall not stand:

Gospel: St. Matthew 15: 8 This people draw nigh unto me with their mouth, and honour me with their lips; but their heart is far from me.

Gospel: St. Matthew 15:9 But in vain they do worship me, teaching doctrines, the commandments of men

Gospel: St. Mark 3:24 And if a kingdom be divided against itself, that kingdom cannot stand.

Gospel: St. Mark 3:25 And if a house be divided against itself, that house cannot stand.

Gospel: St.Luke 6: 46 And why call ye me, Lord, Lord, and do not the things which I say?

Gospel: St. Luke 11:17 But he, knowing their thoughts, said unto them, Every kingdom divided against itself is brought to desolation; and a house divided against itself falls.

Gospel: St. John 13:34 A new commandment I give unto you, That you love one another; as I have loved you, that you also love one another.

Gospel: St. John 13:35 By this shall all men know that you are my disciples, if you have love one to another.

Gospel: St. John 14:15 If you love me, keep my commandments.

Gospel: St. John 14:21 He that has my commandments, and keeps them, he it is that loves me: and he that loves me shall be loved of my Father, and I will love him, and will manifest myself to him.

Gospel: St. John 14:23 Jesus answered and said unto him, If a man loves me, he will keep my words: and my Father will love him, and we will come unto him, and make our abode with him.

Gospel: St. John 15:4 Abide in me, and I in you. As the branch cannot bear fruit of itself, except it abide in the vine; no more can you, except you abide in me.

Gospel: St. John 15:5 I am the vine, you are the branches: He that abides in me, and I in him, the same brings forth much fruit: for without me you can do nothing.

Gospel: St. John 15:6 If a man abide not in me, he is cast forth as a branch, and is withered; and men gather them, and cast them into the fire, and they are burned.

Gospel: St. John 15:7 If you abide in me, and my words abide in you, you shall ask what you will, and it shall be done unto you.

Gospel: St. John 15:10 If you keep my commandments, you shall abide in my love; even as I have kept my Father’s commandments, and abide in his love.

Gospel: St. John 15:12 This is my commandment, That you love one another, as I have loved you.

Gospel: St. John 15:13 Greater love has no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends.

Gospel: St. John 15:17 These things I command you, that you love one another.

Gospel: St. John 17:26 And I have declared unto them your name, and will declare it: that the love wherewith you have loved me, may be in them, and I in them.

Gospel: St. John 21:15 So when they had dined, Jesus said to Simon Peter, Simon, son of Jonas, love you me more than these? He said unto him, Youa, Lord; you know that I love you. He said unto him, Feed my lambs.

Gospel: St. John 21:16 He said to him again the second time, Simon, son of Jonas, love you me? He said unto him, Youa, Lord; you know that I love you. He said unto him, Feed my sheep.

Gospel: St. John 21:17 He said unto him the third time, Simon, son of Jonas, love you me? Peter was grieved because he said unto him the third time, Love you me? And he said unto him, Lord, you know all things; you know that I love you. Jesus said unto him, Feed my sheep.

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