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All articles by Alan Howe

Chief Researcher with the Christian Research Network

The cutting edge

Article

April 2003
Articles > Biblical/theological

The cutting edge

An occasional series on doctrinal issues todayEvangelical Inclusivism. A growing threat to the traditional view of the destiny of the unevangelised by Alan HoweThose who have observed the wider evangelical scene over the past two decades will hardly need to be told that a massive defection from Christian orthodoxy has been taking place.Around twenty years…

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August 2001
Articles > Biblical/theological

Whither the Charismatic movement?

Evangelicalism is being rent asunder by a new liberalism in the academic world and, in the churches, by the Pentecostal-Charismatic movement. The latter, obsessed with theological novelty, has fallen into heresey, most notably in the form of the Toronto Blessing and 'Word Faith' teaching. Beginnings Modern Pentecostalism is only about a century old. Outbreaks…

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April 1999
Articles > Biblical/theological

Faith and reason

'Faith and reason are like two wings on which the human spirit rises to the contemplation of truth; and God has placed in the human heart a desire to know the truth' (John Paul II, Fides et Ratio, p.1). 'For the wrath of God is revealed from heaven against all ungodliness and unrighteousness of…

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Historical

November 1998
Articles > Historical

Indulgences for the Millennium

On 29 November 1998, Pope John Paul II issued a papal bull entitled Incarnationis Mysterium, or The Mystery of the Incarnation, bearing the subtitle Bull of Indiction of the Great Jubilee of the Year 2000. A bull is an official edict, so called because it has affixed to it the pontiff’s official seal (Latin…

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