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In Latin America, it is broadcast as El Camino Antiguo which is also a direct translation of the English name.Selected episodes of the program can also be viewed on the Internet through the Members Church of God International websites and on You Tube.Soriano goes by the title of “Overall Servant”; he also refers to himself as “Wise One,” “Walking Bible,” “Modern Jeremiah,” “Appointed One,” and “He Who Holds the Key.” Soriano has lived in exile from the Philippines since 2005 due to legal challenges, including charges of slander and an accusation of homosexual rape.Eli Soriano boldly proclaims himself “the most sensible preacher of all time.” Soriano makes use of television, radio, and social media programs utilizing a question-and-answer method to propagate his teachings.The Members of the Church of God International denies several doctrines such as the Trinity and salvation by grace alone.The program frequently criticizes other denominations for their doctrines, practices and what it says are false teachings, including the Catholic Church, some Christian denominations, Jehovah's Witnesses, Seventh-day Adventist Church, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and especially the Iglesia ni Cristo, (Church of Christ founded by Felix Manalo), a Philippine-based religion.
This false teaching is refuted by 1 John 4:2–3, “This is how you can recognize the Spirit of God: Every spirit that acknowledges that Jesus Christ has come in the flesh is from God, but every spirit that does not acknowledge Jesus is not from God.
This teaching is somewhat similar to the Mormon doctrine that the gods who came down to earth were residing near a planet named Kolob. He can choose to be in one place and absent in another.
This flatly contradicts the teaching of the Bible, which says God is omnipresent. – Salvation comes through joining the Members Church of God International, being baptized, and performing works of righteousness.
– Celebration of feasts and Christmas are forms of idolatry, according to the Members Church of God International.
MCGI also bans going to the movies and drinking alcoholic beverages, and women are prohibited from wearing make-up, wearing pants and tight shirts, and cutting their hair.