The Moody Handbook of Theology

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Pentecostalism Pentecostalism is a term used to describe a twentieth-century Christian movement that emphasizes Spirit-filled worship, including glossolalia or “speaking in tongues,” as is said to have happened on the first day of Pentecost nearly 2000 years ago in ... became a widespread phenomenon in the wake of an interracial revival in 1906 led by William J. It starts to become cultish like once you get into strict Fundamentalism.

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The Oxford Handbook of Evangelical Theology (Oxford

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The isolation of fundamentalist groups and other cults serves to create a sense of "otherness" that increases tendencies for violence. Clark, Edinburgh, 1986); Stephen Sharot, A Comparative Sociology of World Religions: virtuosos, priests, and popular religion (NY: New York University Pres, 2001). It was made very clear to me and my sister that we were not to bring it up with anyone at church. The key to historic Christian fundamentalism is often taken to be infallibility/inerrancy, terms which can denote either similar or distinguishable ‘doctrines of scripture’ (that is, human propositions about the Bible) – with conservative evangelicals (often wrongly termed ‘fundamentalists’) seeing the biblical message as unerringly truthful in all that it teaches, but not necessarily on all that it touches or describes (I.

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The Serpent Handlers: Three Families and Their Faith

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Religious fundamentalism in the West is coordinated by postmodern conservatism (“neoconservatism”), which employs religious beliefs instrumentally as an effective means to the deception of the masses. Eventually the militants left the denomination to form several small fundamentalist churches, while the remainder stayed to constitute a permanent conservative voice within the American Baptist Convention (now the American Baptist Churches in the U.

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Toward an Ecumenical Liberation Theology: A Critical

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Over and over, they strive to convince the general public, the media, and the civil governments that we are devil worshiping murderers, rapists, child abusers, and even cannibals. So, any help out there in populating that list? Your view of “great” and mine are dramatically different. Fundamental Christians should always be able to distinguish between light and darkness, righteousness and sin, nice and ugly, good and evil, truth and lies.

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Manpower Part 3:

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We wouldn't dismiss that murder as inconsequential, yet in the same way, by making a silly comparison, Wishart wants us to dismiss the volume and source of water required in the flood as inconsequential. In support of this a 12 volume set containing 90 essays called The Fundamentals was edited by A. Now Carter is not a heathen by any stretch of imagination, and has stressed the importance of spreading the Gospel on many an occasion.

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Whose Gospel?: A Concise Guide to Progressive Protestantism

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Fundamentalists battle what they see as modernity's evils, but the movement itself springs from a modern mindset In the Middle East, Osama bin Laden fulminates against the infidel West. S. anti-choicers say, no one who is pro-choice is pro-forced abortion. Denburg NL, Cole CA, Hernandez M, Yamada TH, Tranel D, Bechara A, et al. And, in a phenomenon that is all too familiar, once this coup—which the CIA led, organized and engineered—was unleashed and carried out, all kinds of people who were involved in personal or family disputes and feuds would start accusing other people of being communists and turning them in to the authorities, with the result that a lot of people who weren’t even communists got slaughtered, along with many who were.

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The Making and Unmaking of an Evangelical Mind: The Case of

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Atheism on the other hand means no belief in gods or the supernatural. To say that "reason" is at the heart of the Enlightenment project is both accurate and misleading. Not every Protestant denomination was affected by intellectual controversy during the 1920s, of course. Registered in England & Wales No. 3099067 This fundamentalism inclines some religious people toward a pre-emptive "war of religion" and a strong disgust (that sometimes culminates in violence) toward Muslims.

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The Fundamentals of Extremism: The Christian Right in

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Berkeley: University of California Press, 1993. It is anti-postmodern – yet paradoxically, religious fundamentalists in the United States find themselves in alliance with what we are describing as “postmodern conservatives” and some radical Islamists adopt ideological elements of secular nationalism to produce what can only be described as a clerical fascism. Of course the fallacy is that there's no proof, or even reliable evidence, that God ever said anything. Instead of static front battles, the new theological war is one of movement.

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God Remembered: And Other Favorite Messages

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Someone who is confident that they understand the world and their place in it, and therefore not somebody likely to be swayed from that worldview easily. It's true that many sorts of groups share basic characteristics of religious fundamentalists: They draw lines in the sand, demand unconditional obedience from the rank and file, expend enormous energies maintaining boundaries between the pure and impure, build impenetrable dogmatic fortresses around "the truth," and see their version of it as absolute, infallible, or inerrant.

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Secrets and Wives: The Hidden World of Mormon Polygamy

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These restrictions would perhaps be less likely to prevail if the example of Western women was not so undermining of Islam�s own cultural values. The interest in foreign policy is, in both categories, rarely relevant, except in cases when the interest is driven by purely religious motives (for example, Israel is supported by the CR and hindered by Turkish Islamists, while Hindu militants strongly oppose Pakistan). And I believe it will be helpful at this point to quote a portion of a paragraph from that paper: "....

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