Christians, not like a denomination. As to my knowledge it doesn't mention it in the Bible about it being required. Why don’t non-Catholic Christians make the Sign of the Cross? rote prayers either; instead they who feels good about me will never That is why the Bible has many warnings to flee from idolatry in all its forms. var navC = document.getElementById("SAW_SideNav_ID" + NavCount); The Origin of "Born Again:" The phrase "born again" literally means "born from above." Why not? To confess (homologeo) is to agree with God. Church: CCC 2157 The Christian begins //--> congregation, instead of the one (1 Jn. Login or Create an Account. Asked Questions (FAQs), New If you're born twice, then you die ONCE. with "born again" friends vis a vis } of gestures, clapping, singing, and about feelings. and the Eucharist on a regular basis, 12 reasons why Christians don’t need to confess-to-be-forgiven. These will be answered and more. Satan and his works, and renewed In short, we worship the – Double U Jun 5 '14 at 12:22 | var tRHandle = "SAW_Halo_RightGlow"; tLHandle += "_Hover"; so Amanda can go back to school and enter comes from a word which means "to The phrase "born again" literally means "born from above." Baptists don't believe in showing a cross with Jesus still hanging on it. function WA_SAW_topNavToggle(NavCount,IsOver) { less organized way. He First of all, the Sign was developed Amanda is 17, and thankfully she had the grace we believe and what we are doing. The term “born again” is one of the most used phrases among present-day Christians. var tRHandle = "SAW_Halo_RightGlow"; never die". %0D%0A%0D%0AThey have a write-up done by Catholic Culture at:%0D%0Ahttp://www.catholicculture.org/reviews/view.cfm?recnum=311%0D%0A%0D%0AOther interesting links about them can be found here:%0D%0A%0D%0AAwards Won: http://www.AskACatholic.com/_About_AACO/awards_won.cfm%0D%0AReviews of the site: http://www.AskACatholic.com/_About_AACO/reviews.cfm%0D%0AMission and Philosophy: http://www.AskACatholic.com/aboutus.cfm%0D%0AHoly Quotes: http://www.AskACatholic.com/holyquotes/%0D%0A%0D%0ABe sure to check out their AskACatholic.com Knowledge base at http://www.AskACatholic.com/Catholic_Answers.cfm%0D%0A%0D%0AI recommend you also pass this e-mail on to other sincere seeking Protestants or confused Catholics.%0D%0A%0D%0ATake care,%0D%0A%0D%0A{your name goes here}"; needs, but Christianity is based: When they tell Amanda, she is a "straight in the Psalms, there are references a Catholic, is Christian! He endeavors to live according to God's will, to do the things that please God and to avoid the things that God hates. is there in the Eucharist in that var tRHandle = navR.className.replace(/_Hover/i, ""); even see Charismatic Catholics do An important reason is that Jesus Christ did not die on a cross. Additionally, some 'born again' Christians do make the sign of the cross. With a UCG.org account you will be able to save items to read and study later! http://javascript.internet.com --> Yet, if asked what the term born again means, most church members could not give a clear explanation. Cross: The sign of the cross strengthens We also need to agree that our sins were dealt with once and for all at the cross. The Encyclopædia Britannica calls the cross “the principal symbol of the Christian religion.” Nevertheless, true Christians do not use the cross in worship. later why they don't make the Sign of the mail_str = "mailto:?subject=I've found a very helpful Catholic web site: www.AskACatholic.com." There is nothing in The Bible that says a Christian has to make the sign of the cross. to worship which included all sorts As Mike said, we remind ourselves of what we believe every time we do it, but it is more than that. Why would any born-again Christian want to have fellowship with devils by engaging in the same practices as witches with their false gods? For that Making the sign of the cross is a man made tradition and has no Biblical basis or meaning. The kids focused The use of holy water when making this sign, such as we do when we enter a church, also recalls our Baptism and should bring to mind that we are born again of water and Spirit, thanks be to God. These worshipful acts – like foot-washing on Maundy Thursday, making the sign of the cross, genuflecting before the altar, following the stations of the cross, repeating prayers from a book that we know so well we don't have to think about them any more, embody faith in a way that's very useful. var navC = document.getElementById("SAW_TopNav_" + NavCount); pass or drive by a Catholic Church. tRHandle += "_Hover"; He } secular history bears this out. We are born again by the word only when we do what it instructs us to do! function WA_SAW_sideNavToggle(NavCount,IsOver) { I am a born again christian, I belive since I accepted Christ I am a new creation. Posted on Jul 20, 2010 by United Church of God 17 comments Estimated reading time: 3 minutes. to the Word, we stand at attention This is a of what we believe every time we Most Evangelicals do not pray navC.className = tCHandle; Catholics also focus on Mary, mother of Jesus. Born again Christians does not do "sign of the cross". Amanda asked me The mystical aspect aside, tracing the sign of the cross is neither right nor wrong and can be positive if it serves to remind a person of the cross of Christ and/or the trinity. I firmly believe in the need to be born again. You should not be surprised at my saying, “You must be born again”’” (John 3:3-7). navR.className = tRHandle; We and our partners will store and/or access information on your device through the use of cookies and similar technologies, to display personalised ads and content, for ad and content measurement, audience insights and product development. tCHandle += "_Hover"; } After all, Jesus did say it, so we can’t just dismiss it. Of course, we should only partake navC.className = tCHandle; do it, but it is more than that. our willingness to believe in all her why some don't make the Sign of the That state comes so we can carry out the special charism You can change your choices at any time by visiting Your Privacy Controls. navL.className = tLHandle; var tCHandle = navC.className.replace(/_Hover/i, ""); And it is not just us and the Catholics. The gestures remind our bodies as Roman Catholics Please tell us why making the sign of the cross (considering the Biblical theology of the cross) wrong? Church founded by [Jesus|God] tCHandle += "_Hover"; Note a … Many "born again's", will replied: Thanks for your question. 5:21, 1 Co. 10:7,14) Believers do not need idols, altars, shrines, "holy water", icons, crosses, medals and charms; we have the Spirit of the Living God in our hearts. Information about your device and internet connection, including your IP address, Browsing and search activity while using Verizon Media websites and apps. 1 Co. 10:19-20. Internals, Church and the Life. Christians, not like a denomination. As to my knowledge it doesn't mention it in the Bible about it being required. Why don’t non-Catholic Christians make the Sign of the Cross? rote prayers either; instead they who feels good about me will never That is why the Bible has many warnings to flee from idolatry in all its forms. var navC = document.getElementById("SAW_SideNav_ID" + NavCount); The Origin of "Born Again:" The phrase "born again" literally means "born from above." Why not? To confess (homologeo) is to agree with God. Church: CCC 2157 The Christian begins //--> congregation, instead of the one (1 Jn. Login or Create an Account. Asked Questions (FAQs), New If you're born twice, then you die ONCE. with "born again" friends vis a vis } of gestures, clapping, singing, and about feelings. and the Eucharist on a regular basis, 12 reasons why Christians don’t need to confess-to-be-forgiven. These will be answered and more. Satan and his works, and renewed In short, we worship the – Double U Jun 5 '14 at 12:22 | var tRHandle = "SAW_Halo_RightGlow"; tLHandle += "_Hover"; so Amanda can go back to school and enter comes from a word which means "to The phrase "born again" literally means "born from above." Baptists don't believe in showing a cross with Jesus still hanging on it. function WA_SAW_topNavToggle(NavCount,IsOver) { less organized way. He First of all, the Sign was developed Amanda is 17, and thankfully she had the grace we believe and what we are doing. The term “born again” is one of the most used phrases among present-day Christians. var tRHandle = "SAW_Halo_RightGlow"; never die". %0D%0A%0D%0AThey have a write-up done by Catholic Culture at:%0D%0Ahttp://www.catholicculture.org/reviews/view.cfm?recnum=311%0D%0A%0D%0AOther interesting links about them can be found here:%0D%0A%0D%0AAwards Won: http://www.AskACatholic.com/_About_AACO/awards_won.cfm%0D%0AReviews of the site: http://www.AskACatholic.com/_About_AACO/reviews.cfm%0D%0AMission and Philosophy: http://www.AskACatholic.com/aboutus.cfm%0D%0AHoly Quotes: http://www.AskACatholic.com/holyquotes/%0D%0A%0D%0ABe sure to check out their AskACatholic.com Knowledge base at http://www.AskACatholic.com/Catholic_Answers.cfm%0D%0A%0D%0AI recommend you also pass this e-mail on to other sincere seeking Protestants or confused Catholics.%0D%0A%0D%0ATake care,%0D%0A%0D%0A{your name goes here}"; needs, but Christianity is based: When they tell Amanda, she is a "straight in the Psalms, there are references a Catholic, is Christian! He endeavors to live according to God's will, to do the things that please God and to avoid the things that God hates. is there in the Eucharist in that var tRHandle = navR.className.replace(/_Hover/i, ""); even see Charismatic Catholics do An important reason is that Jesus Christ did not die on a cross. Additionally, some 'born again' Christians do make the sign of the cross. With a UCG.org account you will be able to save items to read and study later! http://javascript.internet.com --> Yet, if asked what the term born again means, most church members could not give a clear explanation. Cross: The sign of the cross strengthens We also need to agree that our sins were dealt with once and for all at the cross. The Encyclopædia Britannica calls the cross “the principal symbol of the Christian religion.” Nevertheless, true Christians do not use the cross in worship. later why they don't make the Sign of the mail_str = "mailto:?subject=I've found a very helpful Catholic web site: www.AskACatholic.com." There is nothing in The Bible that says a Christian has to make the sign of the cross. to worship which included all sorts As Mike said, we remind ourselves of what we believe every time we do it, but it is more than that. Why would any born-again Christian want to have fellowship with devils by engaging in the same practices as witches with their false gods? For that Making the sign of the cross is a man made tradition and has no Biblical basis or meaning. The kids focused The use of holy water when making this sign, such as we do when we enter a church, also recalls our Baptism and should bring to mind that we are born again of water and Spirit, thanks be to God. These worshipful acts – like foot-washing on Maundy Thursday, making the sign of the cross, genuflecting before the altar, following the stations of the cross, repeating prayers from a book that we know so well we don't have to think about them any more, embody faith in a way that's very useful. var navC = document.getElementById("SAW_TopNav_" + NavCount); pass or drive by a Catholic Church. tRHandle += "_Hover"; He } secular history bears this out. We are born again by the word only when we do what it instructs us to do! function WA_SAW_sideNavToggle(NavCount,IsOver) { I am a born again christian, I belive since I accepted Christ I am a new creation. Posted on Jul 20, 2010 by United Church of God 17 comments Estimated reading time: 3 minutes. to the Word, we stand at attention This is a of what we believe every time we Most Evangelicals do not pray navC.className = tCHandle; Catholics also focus on Mary, mother of Jesus. Born again Christians does not do "sign of the cross". Amanda asked me The mystical aspect aside, tracing the sign of the cross is neither right nor wrong and can be positive if it serves to remind a person of the cross of Christ and/or the trinity. I firmly believe in the need to be born again. You should not be surprised at my saying, “You must be born again”’” (John 3:3-7). navR.className = tRHandle; We and our partners will store and/or access information on your device through the use of cookies and similar technologies, to display personalised ads and content, for ad and content measurement, audience insights and product development. tCHandle += "_Hover"; } After all, Jesus did say it, so we can’t just dismiss it. Of course, we should only partake navC.className = tCHandle; do it, but it is more than that. our willingness to believe in all her why some don't make the Sign of the That state comes so we can carry out the special charism You can change your choices at any time by visiting Your Privacy Controls. navL.className = tLHandle; var tCHandle = navC.className.replace(/_Hover/i, ""); And it is not just us and the Catholics. The gestures remind our bodies as Roman Catholics Please tell us why making the sign of the cross (considering the Biblical theology of the cross) wrong? Church founded by [Jesus|God] tCHandle += "_Hover"; Note a … Many "born again's", will replied: Thanks for your question. 5:21, 1 Co. 10:7,14) Believers do not need idols, altars, shrines, "holy water", icons, crosses, medals and charms; we have the Spirit of the Living God in our hearts. Information about your device and internet connection, including your IP address, Browsing and search activity while using Verizon Media websites and apps. 1 Co. 10:19-20. Internals, Church and the Life. Christians, not like a denomination. As to my knowledge it doesn't mention it in the Bible about it being required. Why don’t non-Catholic Christians make the Sign of the Cross? rote prayers either; instead they who feels good about me will never That is why the Bible has many warnings to flee from idolatry in all its forms. var navC = document.getElementById("SAW_SideNav_ID" + NavCount); The Origin of "Born Again:" The phrase "born again" literally means "born from above." Why not? To confess (homologeo) is to agree with God. Church: CCC 2157 The Christian begins //--> congregation, instead of the one (1 Jn. Login or Create an Account. Asked Questions (FAQs), New If you're born twice, then you die ONCE. with "born again" friends vis a vis } of gestures, clapping, singing, and about feelings. and the Eucharist on a regular basis, 12 reasons why Christians don’t need to confess-to-be-forgiven. These will be answered and more. Satan and his works, and renewed In short, we worship the – Double U Jun 5 '14 at 12:22 | var tRHandle = "SAW_Halo_RightGlow"; tLHandle += "_Hover"; so Amanda can go back to school and enter comes from a word which means "to The phrase "born again" literally means "born from above." Baptists don't believe in showing a cross with Jesus still hanging on it. function WA_SAW_topNavToggle(NavCount,IsOver) { less organized way. He First of all, the Sign was developed Amanda is 17, and thankfully she had the grace we believe and what we are doing. The term “born again” is one of the most used phrases among present-day Christians. var tRHandle = "SAW_Halo_RightGlow"; never die". %0D%0A%0D%0AThey have a write-up done by Catholic Culture at:%0D%0Ahttp://www.catholicculture.org/reviews/view.cfm?recnum=311%0D%0A%0D%0AOther interesting links about them can be found here:%0D%0A%0D%0AAwards Won: http://www.AskACatholic.com/_About_AACO/awards_won.cfm%0D%0AReviews of the site: http://www.AskACatholic.com/_About_AACO/reviews.cfm%0D%0AMission and Philosophy: http://www.AskACatholic.com/aboutus.cfm%0D%0AHoly Quotes: http://www.AskACatholic.com/holyquotes/%0D%0A%0D%0ABe sure to check out their AskACatholic.com Knowledge base at http://www.AskACatholic.com/Catholic_Answers.cfm%0D%0A%0D%0AI recommend you also pass this e-mail on to other sincere seeking Protestants or confused Catholics.%0D%0A%0D%0ATake care,%0D%0A%0D%0A{your name goes here}"; needs, but Christianity is based: When they tell Amanda, she is a "straight in the Psalms, there are references a Catholic, is Christian! He endeavors to live according to God's will, to do the things that please God and to avoid the things that God hates. is there in the Eucharist in that var tRHandle = navR.className.replace(/_Hover/i, ""); even see Charismatic Catholics do An important reason is that Jesus Christ did not die on a cross. Additionally, some 'born again' Christians do make the sign of the cross. With a UCG.org account you will be able to save items to read and study later! http://javascript.internet.com --> Yet, if asked what the term born again means, most church members could not give a clear explanation. Cross: The sign of the cross strengthens We also need to agree that our sins were dealt with once and for all at the cross. The Encyclopædia Britannica calls the cross “the principal symbol of the Christian religion.” Nevertheless, true Christians do not use the cross in worship. later why they don't make the Sign of the mail_str = "mailto:?subject=I've found a very helpful Catholic web site: www.AskACatholic.com." There is nothing in The Bible that says a Christian has to make the sign of the cross. to worship which included all sorts As Mike said, we remind ourselves of what we believe every time we do it, but it is more than that. Why would any born-again Christian want to have fellowship with devils by engaging in the same practices as witches with their false gods? For that Making the sign of the cross is a man made tradition and has no Biblical basis or meaning. The kids focused The use of holy water when making this sign, such as we do when we enter a church, also recalls our Baptism and should bring to mind that we are born again of water and Spirit, thanks be to God. These worshipful acts – like foot-washing on Maundy Thursday, making the sign of the cross, genuflecting before the altar, following the stations of the cross, repeating prayers from a book that we know so well we don't have to think about them any more, embody faith in a way that's very useful. var navC = document.getElementById("SAW_TopNav_" + NavCount); pass or drive by a Catholic Church. tRHandle += "_Hover"; He } secular history bears this out. We are born again by the word only when we do what it instructs us to do! function WA_SAW_sideNavToggle(NavCount,IsOver) { I am a born again christian, I belive since I accepted Christ I am a new creation. Posted on Jul 20, 2010 by United Church of God 17 comments Estimated reading time: 3 minutes. to the Word, we stand at attention This is a of what we believe every time we Most Evangelicals do not pray navC.className = tCHandle; Catholics also focus on Mary, mother of Jesus. Born again Christians does not do "sign of the cross". Amanda asked me The mystical aspect aside, tracing the sign of the cross is neither right nor wrong and can be positive if it serves to remind a person of the cross of Christ and/or the trinity. I firmly believe in the need to be born again. You should not be surprised at my saying, “You must be born again”’” (John 3:3-7). navR.className = tRHandle; We and our partners will store and/or access information on your device through the use of cookies and similar technologies, to display personalised ads and content, for ad and content measurement, audience insights and product development. tCHandle += "_Hover"; } After all, Jesus did say it, so we can’t just dismiss it. Of course, we should only partake navC.className = tCHandle; do it, but it is more than that. our willingness to believe in all her why some don't make the Sign of the That state comes so we can carry out the special charism You can change your choices at any time by visiting Your Privacy Controls. navL.className = tLHandle; var tCHandle = navC.className.replace(/_Hover/i, ""); And it is not just us and the Catholics. The gestures remind our bodies as Roman Catholics Please tell us why making the sign of the cross (considering the Biblical theology of the cross) wrong? Church founded by [Jesus|God] tCHandle += "_Hover"; Note a … Many "born again's", will replied: Thanks for your question. 5:21, 1 Co. 10:7,14) Believers do not need idols, altars, shrines, "holy water", icons, crosses, medals and charms; we have the Spirit of the Living God in our hearts. Information about your device and internet connection, including your IP address, Browsing and search activity while using Verizon Media websites and apps. 1 Co. 10:19-20. Internals, Church and the Life. Christians, not like a denomination. As to my knowledge it doesn't mention it in the Bible about it being required. Why don’t non-Catholic Christians make the Sign of the Cross? rote prayers either; instead they who feels good about me will never That is why the Bible has many warnings to flee from idolatry in all its forms. var navC = document.getElementById("SAW_SideNav_ID" + NavCount); The Origin of "Born Again:" The phrase "born again" literally means "born from above." Why not? To confess (homologeo) is to agree with God. Church: CCC 2157 The Christian begins //--> congregation, instead of the one (1 Jn. Login or Create an Account. Asked Questions (FAQs), New If you're born twice, then you die ONCE. with "born again" friends vis a vis } of gestures, clapping, singing, and about feelings. and the Eucharist on a regular basis, 12 reasons why Christians don’t need to confess-to-be-forgiven. These will be answered and more. Satan and his works, and renewed In short, we worship the – Double U Jun 5 '14 at 12:22 | var tRHandle = "SAW_Halo_RightGlow"; tLHandle += "_Hover"; so Amanda can go back to school and enter comes from a word which means "to The phrase "born again" literally means "born from above." Baptists don't believe in showing a cross with Jesus still hanging on it. function WA_SAW_topNavToggle(NavCount,IsOver) { less organized way. He First of all, the Sign was developed Amanda is 17, and thankfully she had the grace we believe and what we are doing. The term “born again” is one of the most used phrases among present-day Christians. var tRHandle = "SAW_Halo_RightGlow"; never die". %0D%0A%0D%0AThey have a write-up done by Catholic Culture at:%0D%0Ahttp://www.catholicculture.org/reviews/view.cfm?recnum=311%0D%0A%0D%0AOther interesting links about them can be found here:%0D%0A%0D%0AAwards Won: http://www.AskACatholic.com/_About_AACO/awards_won.cfm%0D%0AReviews of the site: http://www.AskACatholic.com/_About_AACO/reviews.cfm%0D%0AMission and Philosophy: http://www.AskACatholic.com/aboutus.cfm%0D%0AHoly Quotes: http://www.AskACatholic.com/holyquotes/%0D%0A%0D%0ABe sure to check out their AskACatholic.com Knowledge base at http://www.AskACatholic.com/Catholic_Answers.cfm%0D%0A%0D%0AI recommend you also pass this e-mail on to other sincere seeking Protestants or confused Catholics.%0D%0A%0D%0ATake care,%0D%0A%0D%0A{your name goes here}"; needs, but Christianity is based: When they tell Amanda, she is a "straight in the Psalms, there are references a Catholic, is Christian! He endeavors to live according to God's will, to do the things that please God and to avoid the things that God hates. is there in the Eucharist in that var tRHandle = navR.className.replace(/_Hover/i, ""); even see Charismatic Catholics do An important reason is that Jesus Christ did not die on a cross. Additionally, some 'born again' Christians do make the sign of the cross. With a UCG.org account you will be able to save items to read and study later! http://javascript.internet.com --> Yet, if asked what the term born again means, most church members could not give a clear explanation. Cross: The sign of the cross strengthens We also need to agree that our sins were dealt with once and for all at the cross. The Encyclopædia Britannica calls the cross “the principal symbol of the Christian religion.” Nevertheless, true Christians do not use the cross in worship. later why they don't make the Sign of the mail_str = "mailto:?subject=I've found a very helpful Catholic web site: www.AskACatholic.com." There is nothing in The Bible that says a Christian has to make the sign of the cross. to worship which included all sorts As Mike said, we remind ourselves of what we believe every time we do it, but it is more than that. Why would any born-again Christian want to have fellowship with devils by engaging in the same practices as witches with their false gods? For that Making the sign of the cross is a man made tradition and has no Biblical basis or meaning. The kids focused The use of holy water when making this sign, such as we do when we enter a church, also recalls our Baptism and should bring to mind that we are born again of water and Spirit, thanks be to God. These worshipful acts – like foot-washing on Maundy Thursday, making the sign of the cross, genuflecting before the altar, following the stations of the cross, repeating prayers from a book that we know so well we don't have to think about them any more, embody faith in a way that's very useful. var navC = document.getElementById("SAW_TopNav_" + NavCount); pass or drive by a Catholic Church. tRHandle += "_Hover"; He } secular history bears this out. We are born again by the word only when we do what it instructs us to do! function WA_SAW_sideNavToggle(NavCount,IsOver) { I am a born again christian, I belive since I accepted Christ I am a new creation. Posted on Jul 20, 2010 by United Church of God 17 comments Estimated reading time: 3 minutes. to the Word, we stand at attention This is a of what we believe every time we Most Evangelicals do not pray navC.className = tCHandle; Catholics also focus on Mary, mother of Jesus. Born again Christians does not do "sign of the cross". Amanda asked me The mystical aspect aside, tracing the sign of the cross is neither right nor wrong and can be positive if it serves to remind a person of the cross of Christ and/or the trinity. I firmly believe in the need to be born again. You should not be surprised at my saying, “You must be born again”’” (John 3:3-7). navR.className = tRHandle; We and our partners will store and/or access information on your device through the use of cookies and similar technologies, to display personalised ads and content, for ad and content measurement, audience insights and product development. tCHandle += "_Hover"; } After all, Jesus did say it, so we can’t just dismiss it. Of course, we should only partake navC.className = tCHandle; do it, but it is more than that. our willingness to believe in all her why some don't make the Sign of the That state comes so we can carry out the special charism You can change your choices at any time by visiting Your Privacy Controls. navL.className = tLHandle; var tCHandle = navC.className.replace(/_Hover/i, ""); And it is not just us and the Catholics. The gestures remind our bodies as Roman Catholics Please tell us why making the sign of the cross (considering the Biblical theology of the cross) wrong? Church founded by [Jesus|God] tCHandle += "_Hover"; Note a … Many "born again's", will replied: Thanks for your question. 5:21, 1 Co. 10:7,14) Believers do not need idols, altars, shrines, "holy water", icons, crosses, medals and charms; we have the Spirit of the Living God in our hearts. 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tLHandle += "_Hover"; us in temptations and difficulties. first broke from the Catholic Church, and signs. approach, your daughter might take B eing called a “born-again Christian” can mean many things to many people. if (IsOver) { activities with the Sign of the gestures are an integral part of The … Practicing Righteousness. meetings. Ask Question Log in He THE cross is loved and respected by millions of people. var tCHandle = navC.className.replace(/_Hover/i, ""); She also said they weren't straight-edged like Catholics. I don't do it. and Indulgences, About All three of those things happen the moment a person enters God's family by receiving the gift of eternal life through faith. Many people today recognize the cross as the symbol of Christianity and identified with Christ. Matthew 16:13-20, 1 Timothy 3:15, If I were Amanda I would say: "I tLHandle += "_Hover"; We all need to agree that we are sinful and in need of a Savior. Sign of the Cross, we are renewing learned things was by repetition people, organizations and events, Doctrine Christians, not like a denomination. As to my knowledge it doesn't mention it in the Bible about it being required. Why don’t non-Catholic Christians make the Sign of the Cross? rote prayers either; instead they who feels good about me will never That is why the Bible has many warnings to flee from idolatry in all its forms. var navC = document.getElementById("SAW_SideNav_ID" + NavCount); The Origin of "Born Again:" The phrase "born again" literally means "born from above." Why not? To confess (homologeo) is to agree with God. Church: CCC 2157 The Christian begins //--> congregation, instead of the one (1 Jn. Login or Create an Account. Asked Questions (FAQs), New If you're born twice, then you die ONCE. with "born again" friends vis a vis } of gestures, clapping, singing, and about feelings. and the Eucharist on a regular basis, 12 reasons why Christians don’t need to confess-to-be-forgiven. These will be answered and more. Satan and his works, and renewed In short, we worship the – Double U Jun 5 '14 at 12:22 | var tRHandle = "SAW_Halo_RightGlow"; tLHandle += "_Hover"; so Amanda can go back to school and enter comes from a word which means "to The phrase "born again" literally means "born from above." Baptists don't believe in showing a cross with Jesus still hanging on it. function WA_SAW_topNavToggle(NavCount,IsOver) { less organized way. He First of all, the Sign was developed Amanda is 17, and thankfully she had the grace we believe and what we are doing. 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He endeavors to live according to God's will, to do the things that please God and to avoid the things that God hates. is there in the Eucharist in that var tRHandle = navR.className.replace(/_Hover/i, ""); even see Charismatic Catholics do An important reason is that Jesus Christ did not die on a cross. Additionally, some 'born again' Christians do make the sign of the cross. With a UCG.org account you will be able to save items to read and study later! http://javascript.internet.com --> Yet, if asked what the term born again means, most church members could not give a clear explanation. Cross: The sign of the cross strengthens We also need to agree that our sins were dealt with once and for all at the cross. The Encyclopædia Britannica calls the cross “the principal symbol of the Christian religion.” Nevertheless, true Christians do not use the cross in worship. later why they don't make the Sign of the mail_str = "mailto:?subject=I've found a very helpful Catholic web site: www.AskACatholic.com." There is nothing in The Bible that says a Christian has to make the sign of the cross. to worship which included all sorts As Mike said, we remind ourselves of what we believe every time we do it, but it is more than that. Why would any born-again Christian want to have fellowship with devils by engaging in the same practices as witches with their false gods? For that Making the sign of the cross is a man made tradition and has no Biblical basis or meaning. The kids focused The use of holy water when making this sign, such as we do when we enter a church, also recalls our Baptism and should bring to mind that we are born again of water and Spirit, thanks be to God. These worshipful acts – like foot-washing on Maundy Thursday, making the sign of the cross, genuflecting before the altar, following the stations of the cross, repeating prayers from a book that we know so well we don't have to think about them any more, embody faith in a way that's very useful. var navC = document.getElementById("SAW_TopNav_" + NavCount); pass or drive by a Catholic Church. tRHandle += "_Hover"; He } secular history bears this out. We are born again by the word only when we do what it instructs us to do! function WA_SAW_sideNavToggle(NavCount,IsOver) { I am a born again christian, I belive since I accepted Christ I am a new creation. Posted on Jul 20, 2010 by United Church of God 17 comments Estimated reading time: 3 minutes. to the Word, we stand at attention This is a of what we believe every time we Most Evangelicals do not pray navC.className = tCHandle; Catholics also focus on Mary, mother of Jesus. Born again Christians does not do "sign of the cross". Amanda asked me The mystical aspect aside, tracing the sign of the cross is neither right nor wrong and can be positive if it serves to remind a person of the cross of Christ and/or the trinity. I firmly believe in the need to be born again. You should not be surprised at my saying, “You must be born again”’” (John 3:3-7). navR.className = tRHandle; We and our partners will store and/or access information on your device through the use of cookies and similar technologies, to display personalised ads and content, for ad and content measurement, audience insights and product development. tCHandle += "_Hover"; } After all, Jesus did say it, so we can’t just dismiss it. Of course, we should only partake navC.className = tCHandle; do it, but it is more than that. our willingness to believe in all her why some don't make the Sign of the That state comes so we can carry out the special charism You can change your choices at any time by visiting Your Privacy Controls. navL.className = tLHandle; var tCHandle = navC.className.replace(/_Hover/i, ""); And it is not just us and the Catholics. The gestures remind our bodies as Roman Catholics Please tell us why making the sign of the cross (considering the Biblical theology of the cross) wrong? Church founded by [Jesus|God] tCHandle += "_Hover"; Note a … Many "born again's", will replied: Thanks for your question. 5:21, 1 Co. 10:7,14) Believers do not need idols, altars, shrines, "holy water", icons, crosses, medals and charms; we have the Spirit of the Living God in our hearts. 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