Faulty interpretation of the Bible
They question authority of the Bible
Salvation by grace is added to "Salvation = Faith + Works"
Their god or gods are not the God of the Bible
Doctrinal changes - " progressive revelation "
Add extra-scriptural writings
Saying one thing in public, another in private
Only group God deals with - " remnant "
Date setting - false prophecies
Vigorously attacks Christianity
Concept of Jesus is contrary to truth of Bible
Head of the organization comes between God and man
Claim to answer all religious questions
Division of believers loyalty between church & God
" Us against the world " attitude
Doctrine of Last Things is overemphasized
Deny personality of Holy Spirit
Different view of immortality of soul
Definitions of human nature & sin different from Bible