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Many evangelical Protestants reject creeds as definitive statements of faith, even while agreeing with some or all of the substance of the creeds.The Baptists have been non-creedal "in that they have not sought to establish binding authoritative confessions of faith on one another." The Apostles' Creed is the most widely accepted statement of the articles of Christian faith.

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Protestantism, while not a single denomination but a collective term, emerged in the Protestant Reformation in the 16th century, splitting from the Catholic Church.

Because of these irreconcilable differences in theology and a lack of consensus on the core tenets of Christianity, Catholics, Protestants and Orthodox often deny that members of certain other branches are Christians.

taught Christ "to be acknowledged in two natures, inconfusedly, unchangeably, indivisibly, inseparably": one divine and one human, and that both natures, while perfect in themselves, are nevertheless also perfectly united into one person.

The Athanasian Creed, received in the Western Church as having the same status as the Nicene and Chalcedonian, says: "We worship one God in Trinity, and Trinity in Unity; neither confounding the Persons nor dividing the Substance." The central tenet of Christianity is the belief in Jesus as the Son of God and the Messiah (Christ).

Jesus, having become fully human, suffered the pains and temptations of a mortal man, but did not sin. According to the New Testament, he rose from the dead, to fulfill the rest of Messianic prophecy, including the resurrection of the dead, the Last Judgment and final establishment of the Kingdom of God.

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