Denomination Differences

Denominational Belief Survey

To better understand different denominations' beliefs and to have the most accurate data, we kindly request that visitors with a good understanding of their denominations' doctrines fill out the following survey.

Obviously, this means we will collect and store any data you enter into the form as well as your IP address.

All questions will have pre-filled options with known beliefs, although you are free to enter your own answers.

You may leave any answers blank which you like. None are required.

What denomination are you?

How does one get saved?

Who gets saved?

Can one lose his salvation?

Who gets baptized and why?

How should baptism be done?

When does one receive the Holy Spirit?

What is the human nature?

Are we guilty of Adam's original sin?

Are Christians required to keep the Old Testament ceremonial laws?

Can Christians become sinless in this earthly life?

Do the elements of communion become the body and blood of Christ?

Should Christians pray for the dead?
Should Christians pray to saints?
What is a saint?
What happens if a saved person dies without being perfect?

Did Mary ever sin?

Was Mary a virgin her whole life?
What spiritual gifts are available today?

What framework has God used in dealing with man?

Has the church replaced Israel as God's covenant people?
What is the gift of tongues?

What are the requirements for clergy?

Should Christians follow an established liturgy?
How many church ordinances/​sacraments are there?

Are baptisms in other churches valid?
Who can take communion?

Should communion bread be leavened?
To whom do Christians need to confess their sins?

How should a church be structured?

How does God's revelation come to us today?

How was the Bible written?

Was the Bible written inerrantly?

Who can speak with God's authority today?

How was the Bible preserved?

How should the Bible be translated?
How should the Bible be interpreted?

Can lay people understand the Bible without explanation from the church?

How was the earth created?

What is marriage?

Is sex permissible outside marriage?

When is divorce permissible?

May a Christian remarry while his former spouse is still alive?

Do men and women have inherently different roles?
When does a fetus become human?

Is capital punishment permissible?
Is contraception permissible?

Can a person change his gender?
How should Christians dress?
Should women cover their heads?

Should Christians drink alcohol?

Should Christians fight in wars?

How should Christians musically worship God?

Whom does the Holy Spirit come from?

Who can be demon-possessed?

Do icons glorify God?

Where does a Christian's soul go after death?

When does the Tribulation happen?

When will the church be raptured?

When is the millennial reign of Christ happen?