The command to earnestly contend for the faith in context is not talking about standing against denominationalism the word of the lord does not overly caution us against wolves the word of god cautions us against wolves in sheeps clothing matthew 715 20. Put on the whole armour of god that ye may be able to stand against the wiles of the devil ephesians 611 in the book of jude we are told to earnestly contend for the faith once delivered to the saints jude 13 there is truth and we must stand up and contend for it. Stand up for your christian faith dont retreat from your christian faith now what does jude mean by the faith contend earnestly for earnestly for the faitthe faithh the faith refers to the fundamental doctrines and teachings of the word of god jude is admonishing us to be defenders of the truth of gods word. Friends we must do as jude says at the outset we must earnestly contend for the faith which was given once for all entrusted to gods holy people earnestly contending for the faith involves more than just church attendance and serving at potlucks and going on mens retreats
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