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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.

The Bible Says It, I Believe It…But That Doesn’t Settle It

Have you ever heard someone say, “The Bible says it. I believe it. That settles it!”?

[ More ] January 4th, 2013 | 1 Comment | Posted in Jonathan Welton, Miscellaneous, Twisted Scriptures |

Hogwarts School of the Holy Spirit

On Monday, the Elijah List sent out an advertisement for something called “Online Prophetic Activation Training,” offered by the organization Warriors International. See the advertisement here.

Putting the millennial ‘cart’ before the Rider of the white ‘horse’

Many mainstream Pentecostal and charismatic Christians who have just started to follow the apostles and prophets of the New Apostolic Reformation are in for a big surprise: their end-time views are about to be turned upside down. Specifically, they will have to stop waiting for Christ to return and start working to set up God’s kingdom themselves–before Christ returns.

Did Jesus give up His divine powers?

Perhaps you’ve heard a new teaching about Jesus from today’s so-called apostles and prophets. According to this teaching, when Jesus was on earth–though He was fully God–he voluntarily gave up the use of His divine powers…

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