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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To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. However, once the apostles died, divine revelation ceased with them and so did the need to perform signs and wonders to confirm their apostolic office and divine revelation.
Weir rated it really liked it Aug 11, Aug 09, Logan rated it it was amazing. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. I always learn something from Warfield. Ciunterfeit the Cessation of the Charismata: Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. Thus, it is not the miracles which is the evidence of orthodoxy but orthodoxy which is the evidence of the miracles.
Drew Cunningham rated it really liked it Dec 21, Of course, I should have already have countwrfeit this when Calvin in his introduction to his Institutes, refuted his Catholic’s opponent’s claim to orthodoxy by citing the many miracles which has occurred among them by pointing that his doctrine too was confirmed by many miracles and signs and wonders, the miracles and signs and wonders of the Apostles, which Calvin of course does claim to teach faithfully.
Ray Cannata rated it really liked it Apr 05, However, Warfield notes that there are some very interesting and disturbing parallels between the counetrfeit reported by the patristic fathers like St Augustine and some of the pagan miracle tales which has already existed before, which doubtlessly points to a convenient co-opting of pagan miracle stories by Christians as the Christian faith became much more widespread which was somewhat uncritically recorded down by St Augustine.
Don Bryant rated it liked it Miracpes 14, ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. I am still a Reformed continuationist but this work by Warfield is a MUST for critical discernment cohnterfeit charismatic error.
Finally he moves on to faith-healings and mind-cures of the Christian scientists. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. One of his most interesting observations is the fact that in only very few cases does ckunterfeit saint actually claim to perform miracles or that reports and witnesses of miracles occurred while a saint was still living.
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There’s a problem loading this menu right now. But even then Warfield notes that Augustine’s opinion on miracles went through a slow development, from a hesitant report in the early part of his theological career to a much more certain endorsement later on.
Thus, only the apostles could grant the power to perform miracles upon their disciples as a sign and confirmation of the divine revelation to which they have been entrusted and to their apostleship. The Plan of Salvation. Customers who bought this item also bought.
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This is why after the apostolic age, performance of miracles virtually disappeared and reports of them dramatically dropped, that is, until the later patristic age. Books by Benjamin Breckinridge Warfield. Oct 25, Dominic Foo rated it really liked it.
About Benjamin Breckinridge Warfield. He provides quite a detailed account of the movement along with a thorough critique, containing lots of original quotes and extensive citation of eye-witness statements, etc.
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I can’t imagine writing with authority on as many subjects as he did, and here he particularly applies himself to the historical understanding of miracles and the many imitations and claims to miracles that have been made over the years, both within the church and withou I have the highest admiration for Warfield.
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