Dr. French L. Arrington: The Bible and Alcoholic Beverages

BEER, WINE, AND LIQUORS: TOTAL ABSTINENCE  Historically, the Church of God has been committed to sanctification and holiness (uncompromised devotion to God) and has maintained that the Bible strongly prohibits the use of beer, wine, and liquors. An early doctrinal statement of the church’s teaching urges “total abstinence from all liquor and strong drink” (Church…