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by Paul L. King

Author: Paul L. King
Subcategory: Christian Living
Language: English
Publisher: Word & Spirit Press (December 1, 2008)
Pages: 408 pages
Category: Christian Books
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While there are many diatribes against the modern Word of Faith Movement and. Details (if other): Cancel.

Only Believe is such a ground-breaking book scholarly book that is written for non-scholars and scholars.

With the growing influence of global Pentecostalism in general and the prosperity move- ment in particular, recent scholarly works like Andrew Perriman’s Faith, Health, and Pros- perity (2003), Milmon F. Harrison’s Righteous Riches (2005), and Stephanie Mitchem’s Name It Claim It (2007) have made frequent references to the Word of Faith movement.

Books, eBooks & Audio. Theological Movements & Traditions . Pentecostal, Charismatic Theology (236). Refine by. Audience▼▲. Title: Only Believe: Examining the Origin and Development of Classic and Contemporary Word of Faith Theologies By: Paul L. King Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 408 Vendor: Word & Spirit Publishing Publication Date: 2008. Dimensions: . 0 X . 0 (inches) Weight: 1 pound 4 ounces ISBN: 097853526X ISBN-13: 9780978535261 Stock No: WW535261.

Examining the Origin and Development of Classic and Contemporary Word of Faith Theologies.

Only Believe: Examining the Origin and Development of Classic and Contemporary Word of Faith Theologies. While there are many diatribes against the modern Word of Faith Movement and as many defenses of it, little scholarly work has investigated, analyzed, and compared and contrasted modern faith teaching with earlier evangelical writers. Only Believe is such a ground-breaking book scholarly book that is written for non-scholars and scholars. Among its many accomplishments, Only Believe.

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When it comes to the origin and development of man, there are two opposite opinions. One opinion is scientific and other is religious. A lot of time has passed until he came to the degree of development at which late-diluvial prehistoric man used to be. Eocene is characterized by the emergence of half-ape. Generally it is believed that the most reliable criterion for distinguishing the oldest people in relation to the animals, with whom people lived and work on daily basis, is the presence of strong will, the ability to predict and skills in making tools and weapons.

Its teachings are found on radio, the internet, television, and in many Charismatic denominations and communities. The doctrine renounces poverty, physical suffering, and defeat as necessary to a godly life and glorifying Jesus Christ

While there are many diatribes against the modern Word of Faith Movement and as many defenses of it, little scholarly work has investigated, analyzed, and compared and contrasted modern faith teaching with earlier evangelical writers. Only Believe is such a ground-breaking book scholarly book that is written for non-scholars and scholars. Among its many accomplishments, Only Believe . . . * theologically engages both the teachings of the Word of Faith Movement and their critics, examining from the unique viewpoint of the elliptical nature of truth the counter-polarities of faith teaching and practice; * traces the origins of faith teachings such as revelation knowledge, logos and rhema, point of contact, seed faith, faith as a law and a force, covenant rights and inheritance, positive confession, and attitudes toward doctors and medicine through the church fathers, mystics, reformers, Pietists, Puritans, and the 19th-century Wesleyan, Keswick, and Higher Life holiness and healing movements; * draws upon the faith teachings and practices of a wide variety of theological and denominational backgrounds: Methodist, Baptist, Presbyterian/Reformed, Episcopalian/Anglican, Lutheran, Congregationalist, holiness, Brethren, Catholic, Pentecostal/charismatic, and many others; * highlights positive, balanced principles and models of faith of respected evangelical leaders, guiding the reader away from questionable teaching and practice and yet encouraging a walk by faith that is both strong and sound; * contains a treasure house of preaching, teaching, Bible study, examples of faith, and research material.