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January 23, 2017

Is Snake Handling Biblical?

Snake handling or serpent handling[1] is a religious ritual in a small number of Pentecostal churches in the U.S., usually characterized as rural and part of the Holiness movement. The practice began in the early 20th century in Appalachia, and... Continue Reading →

Why Is Speaking in Tongues After the Apostles Not Biblical?

An extraordinary gift conveyed through the Holy Spirit to a number of disciples starting at Pentecost 33 C.E. that made it possible for them to speak or otherwise glorify God in a tongue in addition to their own. What Was... Continue Reading →

Why Is Faith Healing Not Scriptural?

Really, there are two different thoughts when it comes to faith healing: (1) the scandalous evangelist standing on stage healing some cripple, and (2) some person living through or recovering from some tragic illness or accident. We picture the little... Continue Reading →

Are Miracles Still Happening Today?

A writer from Faith Talk Ministries writes online, “I was sitting on the balcony, of an Ocean Front Condo in Hawaii, when a thought popped into my mind. The thought was, ‘Is God still doing miracles like the ones he... Continue Reading →

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