At the core of the Christian faith are certain doctrines or teachings that are to be believed. The Scripture refers to this pattern of teaching calling it “the faith” (1 Tim 1:19, 4:1), “the teaching,” (1 Tim 6:1, Titus 2:10) “the doctrine” (1 Tim 1:6), “the way” (Acts 9:2), “the testimony” (1 Tim 2:6), sound (healthy) doctrine” (1 Tim 1:10,…