His method of biblical interpretation is extremely literalistic, but he does not utilize sound hermeneutical principles.
The Members Church of God International has no written statement of faith, which may be due to the fact that Soriano often contradicts his own teachings.
Soriano is also known for his profanity, spitting, and bad-mouthing of his debate opponents on live TV.
The Members Church of God International runs many charities in the fields of medicine, education, environmentalism, and social work.
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.
Notwithstanding his shyness, young Eli was very intelligent.
His parents were able to persuade him later on to take his studies seriously and became the consistent top honor of his primary school.
It started as a small group with less than a hundred believers in 1977.
It is popularly known in the Philippines as Ang Dating Daan (English: The Old Path; abbreviated as ADD), the title of its flagship radio and television program and currently the longest-running religious program in the Philippines with Brother Eliseo Soriano as its "Overall Servant" (Former title: "Presiding Minister").
The first part of this interesting question of faith — Can the Bible be a tool to prove that God exists? Is there anyone who has measured the distance between the heavens and the earth?