What is a "domino
domino theology is a system of doctrine that consists of several component
parts. All the parts are required to maintain the system. Further the
individual parts are interdependent, even symbiotic. By refuting any one
single part of the system, you defeat the entire system! It is like playing dominos! Knock one doctrine over
and you destroy the entire system! Have fun playing!
Various domino theologies:
Refute any one doctrine and refute the entire system!
- Hell is
annihilation rather than eternal torment
- Man has
no soul being "monochotomous in nature"
conscious life after death
- Heaven is
a literal restored "garden of Eden" on earth
- The Holy
Spirit doesn't exist, but is merely a personification of God's power
- The Devil
doesn't exist, but is the personification of Sin
don't exist, but are personification of disease
being created by God, ceased to exist for 3 days in tomb.
- Total hereditary depravity: babies inherit the sin of Adam and are totally
depraved and therefore unable to respond to the gospel message of
- Unconditional election:(or
predestination) God had a master list of those who will be saved and
those who will go to hell before creation in Gen 1:1. The list is
- Limited atonement:
Christ did not die for all men but only those on the "saved
- Irresistible grace:
God sends the Holy Spirit only to those on the saved list which removes
their depraved nature inherited from Adam and creates within them a
saving faith in Christ. The Holy Spirit thereafter guides them directly
to understand and correctly interpret the Bible.
- Perseverance of the saints: A child of God once saved, cannot be lost.
By Steve Rudd