Following the process of the apostolic preaching and the
response of faith, the writers of the New Testament
expressed the essential belief elements of that faith
confessions of faith
for the early Church.
1 Corinthians 12:3
And no one can say, "Jesus is Lord," except by the
For, if you confess with your mouth that Jesus is Lord
and believe in your heart that God raised him from
the dead, you will be saved.
Apostolic Confessions of Faith