The cessation of the charismataPatristic and mediaeval marvelsRoman Catholic miraclesIrvingite giftsFaith-healingMind-cure. Counterfeit Miracles shows the danger of false claims to the possession of miraculous gifts- claims which have repeatedly been made both by the Church of . Includes chapters on the cessation of the charismata, Edward Irving, faith healing , and Roman Catholic miracles. pp.
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The Inspiration and Authority of Bible. Every time I read him I am impressed with his scholarship, his grasp of the field he is currently looking at, and the clarity with which he presents himself. Benjamin Breckinridge Warfield usually known as B.
Nancy Almodovar rated it it was amazing Jan 30, Books by Benjamin Breckinridge Warfield. Start reading Counterfeit miracles on your Kindle in under a minute. Some conservative Presbyterians consider him to be the last of the great Princeton theologians before the split in that formed Westminster Seminary and the Orthodox Presbyterian Church. Michael Pagan rated it it was amazing Jun 24, Banji Adenusi rated it really liked it Oct 10, It is in this section that he examines more closely what does a “miracle” mean whereby he distinguishes what occurs “immediately” without passage of time or use of means, and healings which occur upon prayer and use of God given means of medicine and doctors which he accepts.
Cory Spackman rated it liked it Aug 27, wargield Warfield also notes that this age of the massive proliferation of miracles has its origin not in the Christian faith but simply in democratisation of the faith fusing into the pagan world because of the fact that the heretics, like the donatist, soon claimed to be able to perform miracles too in aid of their theological cause, which miracles St Augustine refuses to accept as authentic. But the theological reason Warfield gives for the cessation of miracles was that miracles was a sign to confirm the Apostle’s authority and their revelation.
Write a customer review. Although I disagree with the premise of the book entirely, he makes a great argument for cessationism in the modern church. Counterfeit Miracles by Benjamin B.
There was a problem filtering reviews right now. Please try again later. I always learn something from Warfield. Having said that, I didn’t agree with everything he wrote in this thesis, but if you have the time it is a worthwhile read.
Great historical view of miraclew and charismatic gifts. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. But I feel uneasy about using that as support for the cessation of the gifts and miracles in our day and age. Though I didn’t spend much money, I still wish I had looked first on the Internet. Life in the Son. Take your time to enjoy this one.
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Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. May 30, Douglas Wilson rated it liked it Shelves: Weir rated it really liked it Aug 11, This is counyerfeit after the apostolic age, performance of miracles virtually disappeared and reports of them dramatically dropped, that is, until the later patristic age.
Thus, it is not the miracles which is the evidence of orthodoxy but orthodoxy which is the evidence of the miracles. This book is good for those who are rather sceptical about the miracles that have been propounded in history.
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Having grown up with a charismatic background, I enjoyed the depth of detail in this counteerfeit. See all 20 reviews. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Ray Cannata rated it really liked it Apr 05, Warfield was thorough about the more frequent fake miracles up to the time he wrote this. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics.
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