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Apostle Brian Simmons’ Underhanded Ways

The underhanded tactics used by leaders in the New Apostolic Reformation movement--such as those used this week by apostle Brian Simmons--never cease to amaze me.

So, Brian Simmons: Are You An Apostle Or Not?

Apostle Brian Simmons actually responded to a review I wrote of his new translation of the Bible, the Passion Translation. Yet, as you will see, his response shows poor reasoning, shoddy scholarship, and even apparent deception.

A New NAR Bible (Part 4): The Passion Translation vs. the English Standard Version

In contrast to The Passion Translation, a trustworthy translation of the Bible–such as the ESV–will have these four characteristics.

A New NAR Bible (Part 3): Where’s the Manuscript Evidence?

In this post, I show how the translator of a new NAR Bible, apostle Brian Simmons, attempts to justify his changes to Scripture.

A New NAR Bible (Part 2)–Drastic Differences

In my last post, I wrote about a new translation of the Bible called “The Passion Translation”–released by New Apostolic Reformation (NAR) apostle Brian Simmons. In this post, I will show you three of the verses Simmons has drastically changed in his new translation to make it look like the Bible promotes NAR teachings.

A New NAR Bible (Part 1) — ‘The Passion Translation’

Beware: An NAR apostle has come out with his own NAR translation of the Bible, called “The Passion Translation.”

Bickle’s Bible Botching

In this post, I look at one of the International House of Prayer’s (IHOP’s) teachings and show how Mike Bickle attempts to support it through the use of a botched interpretation of Scripture.

Deception-Proof Yourself: Buy a Good Study Bible

We are all susceptible to spiritual deception. But there are steps you can take to guard yourself against deception.

The Power of Positive Confession

One of the teachings NAR apostles and prophets claim to have restored is known as “Positive Confession.”

[ More ] February 23rd, 2013 | 6 Comments | Posted in Miscellaneous, Twisted Scriptures |

Brain Stopper No. 3: ‘What False Prophets?’

Many of the prophets in the NAR movement are actually telling their followers that they don’t need to worry about false prophets.

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