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Romans 12:6-8: The Gift of Tongues: Part Two

Outline Were tongues languages? Were tongues mysteries in the Spirit? Introduction As we continue with our look at tongues let me begin with a statement. The modern day phenomenon of tongues that is found in the Charismatic church is not the biblical gift of tongues. We have already seen the faulty foundations that this modern practice is built on as we look at how the practice and its teaching began by looking at Charles Parham. Now there are those who agree and say that the gift of tongues therefore is to be distinguished from the tongues that is given...


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Romans 12:6-8: The Gift of Tongues: Part One

Outline The historical roots of modern day tongues The theological justification for modern day tongues The differing nature of modern day tongues Introduction We come now to the gift of tongues. This is not featured in the list to the Romans or the Ephesians but only in the letter to the Corinthians. We find it in the list of supernatural gifts in 1 Cor. 12:8-10 and then again in v28-30. Although this gift is mentioned last in terms of importance in 1 Cor. 12:28, we are going to take it together with prophecy because it is so closely associated...


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