Text verse: Romans 1: 5
Through Him [Jesus] we have received grace and apostleship for obedience to the faith among all nations for His
Apostolicity incorporates both the Apostles’ doctrine and the Apostle ministry.
- The term “apostolicity” first of all denotes the doctrine of the Apostles as it is attested in the New Testament
- Essential components of apostolicity include the importance of the death, resurrection, and return of Christ for salvation.
- Apostolicity also incorporates the activity of Apostles in the church of Christ today.
- The authority of the Apostles is demonstrated, among other things, in the proper dispensation of the sacraments for the living and the dead.