Counterfeit Miracles

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C. Scribner's, 1918 - Miracles - 327 pages

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A citadel of undiluted truth, Counterfeit Miracles by Warfield challenges the unhistorical assertions, popularly propounded today. With brilliant academic precision, Warfield relegates miracles to ... Read full review

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Benjamin Warfield's book on the cessation of miracles with the close of apostolic revelation in the first century is unanswerable. Not that many haven't tried; they have. An advocate of the Bible's ... Read full review

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Page 120 - If there arise among you a prophet, or a dreamer of dreams, and giveth thee a sign or a wonder, and the sign or the wonder come to pass, whereof he spake unto thee, saying, " Let us go after other gods, which thou hast not known, and let us serve them ;" thou shalt not hearken unto the words of that prophet, or that dreamer of dreams: for the Lord your God proveth you, to know whether ye love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul.
Page 238 - And in the name of Jesus Christ, who was crucified under Pontius Pilate, and in the name of the Holy Ghost, who through the prophets foretold all things about Jesus, he who is illuminated is washed.
Page 162 - When the even, was come, they brought unto him many, that were possessed with devils : and he cast out the spirits, with his word, and healed all, that were sick : *' that it might be fulfilled, which was spoken by Esaias the prophet, saying, " Himself took our infirmities, and bare our
Page 296 - My son, in thy sickness be not negligent: but pray unto the Lord, and he will make thee whole.
Page 34 - I was unable to resist the weight of historical evidence, that within the same period most of the leading doctrines of popery were already introduced in theory and practice : nor was my conclusion absurd, that miracles are the test of truth; and that the church must be orthodox and pure, which was so often approved by the visible interposition of the Deity.
Page 165 - Is any among you sick? Let him call for the elders of the church, and let them pray over him, anointing him with oil in the name of the Lord; and the prayer of faith will save the sick man, and the Lord will raise him up; and if he has committed sins, he will be forgiven.
Page 162 - Is any sick among you ? let him call for the elders of the church : and let them pray over him, anointing him with oil in the name of the Lord. And the prayer of faith shall save the sick, and the Lord shall raise him up ; and if he have committed sins, they shall he forgiven him.
Page 4 - When ye come together, each one hath a psalm, hath a teaching, hath a revelation, hath a tongue, hath an interpretation.
Page 200 - ... godliness hath promise of the life that now is," as well as of that which is to come.
Page 195 - Then give place to the physician, for the LORD hath created him : let him not go from thee, for thou hast need of him.

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