Download E-books Science and Parascience: A History of the Paranormal 1914-1939 PDF

By Brian Inglis

Technology and Parascience is a background of parapsychology (psychical study) and is a sequel to the author’s ordinary and Supernatural, which lined the interval as much as 1914. This publication brings the heritage as much as 1939. Inglis says he "tried to provide the proof approximately, instead of for, paranormal phenomena, because it amassed among 1914 and 1939". He unearths the facts overwhelming, and in a Postscript offers with its loss of popularity. In proposing the old facts, Inglis covers the phenomena of mediumship, spontaneous instances, and experimental investigations. British, Continental, and American learn are all coated. besides Sir Oliver hotel, Inglis concludes that "psychical examine had taken a improper turning, in looking educational acceptance, if it intended wasting touch with most people; an comprehensible yet disastrous blunders of procedure which vitiated a lot of the dear study undertaken among the wars, and unfairly destroyed the reputations of a few of the main devoted researchers. If i've got performed not anything else, i'm hoping i've got performed anything to rehabilitate them, a minimum of within the eyes in their successors".

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Download E-books One Hundred Years of Old Testament Interpretation PDF

By R. E. Clements

Excellent, and forthcoming close to wonderful. See scans and outline. Philadelphia: Westminster Press, 1976. 100 Years of outdated testomony Interpretation, by means of Ronald E. Clements. 8vo, revealed perfect-bound wraps, a hundred and sixty pp. (viii + 152). Very powerful excellent, forthcoming close to effective. a few airborne dirt and dust spots at backside web page edges, previous owner's ball pen signature at within entrance hide, in a different way immaculate. See scans. Laid in is a revenues receipt for this and different goods, procured from Theologue Books in Louisville, Kentucky, in 1987. The patron was once the past due John Watts, a theologian himself till his rather fresh passing. See all scans. 8 chapters of interpretation via different types proven within the contents web page experiment, plus an Index of Authors pointed out. Ships in a brand new, solid, protecting field - no longer a bag. LT26

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Download E-books The Universe Is Calling: Opening to the Divine Through Prayer PDF

By Eric Butterworth

 “A fantastic book…truly a life-changer.”

—Norman Vincent Peale

 

In his much-beloved vintage, The Universe is Calling, Eric Butterworth, harmony minister and acclaimed writer of Discover the ability inside You, offers a non-theological, non-ritualistic consultant to prayer for modern seekers of steerage, wholeness, and self-regulation. the decision of the universe, Butterworth explains, is the decision to, “take cost of your existence, to unencumber your imprisoned splendor.” His spiritually freeing knowledge is strong and encouraging, and it'll lead readers to a more true and improved reference to the divine.

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Download E-books Norming the Abnormal: The Development and Function of the Doctrine of Initial Evidence in Classical Pentecostalism PDF

By Aaron T. Friesen

Pentecostalism is among the greatest and quickest transforming into non secular events worldwide. but, the movement's defining doctrine has met with controversy and feedback because its inception. Classical Pentecostals haven't in basic terms affirmed and valued the adventure of talking in different tongues, they've got argued that such an adventure is the 1st facts of a Christian having reached a degree of religious empowerment they name Baptism within the Holy Spirit. That conversing in an unknown language can be thought of by way of many Pentecostals to be a normative and uniform correct of passage for all Christians is attention-grabbing. That one of these arguable doctrine may possibly upward push to take this kind of favourite position in defining and shaping the Pentecostal move begs additional ancient and social study.

This paintings charts the improvement of the doctrine from a small group within the Midwest to develop into a norm for Pentecostal identification and a trademark of Pentecostal adventure worldwide. Then, via an empirical learn of ministers in 3 Pentecostal denominations, the paintings explores the present ideals of practices of Pentecostals in regards to the doctrine of preliminary facts on the way to shape a few conclusions and suggestions in regards to the way forward for the doctrine between classical Pentecostals.

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Download E-books Empire in the New Testament: (McMaster New Testament Studies) PDF

By Stanley E. Porter

How does a Christian render unto Caesar what's Caesar's, and unto God what's God's? This e-book is the results of the Bingham Colloquium of 2007 that introduced students from throughout North the US to check the recent Testament's reaction to the empires of God and Caesar. chapters lay the root for that reaction within the outdated Testament's inspiration of empire, and 6 others deal with the reaction to the suggestion of empire, either human and divine, within the a variety of authors of the hot testomony. a last bankruptcy investigates how the church fathers seemed the problem. The essays show numerous tools and positions; jointly, besides the fact that, they provide a consultant pattern of the present nation of analysis of the idea of empire within the New testomony.

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