What We Believe


Christian Reformed Church calls itself Christian because it forms one small part of Christ’s Church on earth. It recognizes as fellow Christians all people who accept the teachings of the Bible as they are summarized so beautifully in the Apostles’ Creed. This includes believers from many denominations such as Roman Catholic, Orthodox, Lutheran, Baptist, Presbyterian, and Pentecostal. We may disagree with these believers on some practices or teachings but we recognize any as brothers and sisters in Christ if they believe in God the Father, Son, and Holy Spirit, and if they confess that Jesus died for their sins, rose from the dead, and has ascended to heaven.

Together with other Protestant churches, the CRC teaches that:

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