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Prophecy and the Fundamentalist Quest: An Integrative Study Fundamentalism 

Prophecy and the Fundamentalist Quest: An Integrative Study

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With great charity and lucidity, he pursues every conceivable topic - biblical, ecclesiological, theological, and historical - that arises in the discussions on this matter." "Currie has given us a work which is eminently intelligible, readable and personal. How can people say that God is all-knowing, all-powerful and all-good and yet imply that he either didn't know about the sexual abuse, couldn't stop it or didn't want to? Next, we recited that month's scripture passage; we had to memorise around 10-15 Bible-verses each month."
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Religious Fundamentalism in Developing Countries: Fundamentalism 

Religious Fundamentalism in Developing Countries:

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A lightning bolt strikes and destroys the tree next to him. The latest example is Focus on the Family 's denunciation of the new Today's NIV Bible translation as destroying the integrity of Scripture by changing the words of the Bible to promote modern politically correct feminist issues. -1- At issue is the attempt by the TNIV to render an English translation in a more gender neutral style rather than the masculine dominated language of traditional English translations beginning with the KJV.
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Der Askesediskurs in der Religionsgeschichte (Studies in Fundamentalism 

Der Askesediskurs in der Religionsgeschichte (Studies in

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In its most basic formulation, the doctrine states that the Bible (both Old and New Testaments) was written without error in the original manuscripts. The attempt to advance a positive humanist view of social life and collective action has been far less succesful, because it is necessarily inchoate without a radical political form. Dr Luca Ozzano is researcher at the University of Turin (Torino), Dept. of Political Studies in Italy. Among the values shared implicitly by all Americans are 1) that persons ought to be free to do as they please so long as they do no harm to others, and 2) that every person is entitled to hold an opinion, and that no person's opinion is necessarily or intrinsically more valid than any other's.
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Resistance and Theological Ethics Fundamentalism 

Resistance and Theological Ethics

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Under the guise of secularism, the public school system became a training ground for people who would do good without God. If we don’t hold them in check and speak out, slowly but surely they will boil us to death. What Wishart attempts to do is to convince us that by accepting that the scientific worldview is also a matter of faith, science is therefore also based on a very shaky foundation. In fact, the activist thrust of certain fundamentalists involves important changes in the "tradition" they claim to represent; their traditionalism is in some ways bound to be revolutionary, as the actions taken by the Ayatollah Khomeini in merging political and religious leadership demonstrate.
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Hating for Jesus Fundamentalism 

Hating for Jesus

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At this time the term Fundamentalist was one of honour, today however, as mentioned it is generally used pejoratively. What is most disturbing is not simply that many of his religious supporters believe that Bush is their leader but that he is also embraced as a “messenger from God,” [3] whose job it is to implement God’s will. Such Christians prefer to use the term fundamental, as opposed to fundamentalist (e.g., Independent Fundamental Baptist and Independent Fundamental Churches of America ). [8] The term is sometimes confused with Christian legalism. [9] [10] The first important stream was Evangelicalism as it emerged in the revivals of the First Great Awakening and Second Great Awakening in America and the Methodism movement in England in the period 1730–1840.
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The Call of the Awe: Rediscovering Christian Profundity in Fundamentalism 

The Call of the Awe: Rediscovering Christian Profundity in

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When both Lazarus and the rich man die, Lazarus ends up in heaven, while the rich man ends up in hell. As demanded by the experts, "we need to know as much about the Constitution as possible, including the purpose it was designed to achieve and the evils it was intended to avert." 4 This sounds much like what the Bible is supposed to be for the believer: a moral compass. A study conducted by the Glenmary Research Center and sponsored by the Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies., ''Religious Congregations and Membership: 2000,'' found that the fastest-growing religious denomination in the last 10 years was the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints with 19% growth from 1990 to 2000.
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Understanding Fundamentalism and Evangelicalism Fundamentalism 

Understanding Fundamentalism and Evangelicalism

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His administrators and judges should be held to strict accountability, and on the committing of any act of injustice, unfairness, favoritism or malfeasance, should be taken before the public, disgraced and then stoned to death. Eventually they fight back and attempt to resacralize an increasingly sceptical world� (Armstrong, xi, quoting The Fundamentalist Project; see also below - Appendix). If you can offer me a complete, logically consistent harmonization of the problem of the account of the death and resurrection of Jesus that accounts for all the facts, places and incidents recorded in the four gospels plus Acts, I'll post it here.
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The Aesthetics and Ethics of Faith: A Dialogue Between Fundamentalism 

The Aesthetics and Ethics of Faith: A Dialogue Between

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Parents, grads tell a different story My interest in homeschooling was first sparked nearly 20 years ago, when I was a socially awkward adolescent with a chaotic family life. Crazily enough, Christopher led me back to Jesus. In the clouds, safe with Jesus, one can continue to rejoice free of life or cast a cold eye upon it from time to time like one looking back on the moment just before one’s conception but free now (an angelic Onan) to nip it in the bud.
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The Hardest Core - Vol 1: Urgent!! a Must for All Fundamentalism 

The Hardest Core - Vol 1: Urgent!! a Must for All

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The movements’ stances in economy are instead mainly determined by the needs of their social bases and are usually not influenced by religious motives. Another more troubling and perhaps less obvious effect of the exercise of power by the radical religious right will be the rise of militant nationalism in the United States. Try getting to know some “fundies”, their thing may not be your thing but they probably won’t bite and your worldview will have a richer understanding. If your browser does not accept cookies, you cannot view this site.
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Square Peg: Why Wesleyans Aren't Fundamentalists Fundamentalism 

Square Peg: Why Wesleyans Aren't Fundamentalists

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They profess to condemn terrorism, yet often tacitly or even explicitly support acts of terror, using the Bible as their justification (the difference between Christian fundamentalists murdering abortion doctors and Muslim fundamentalists blowing up the World Trade Center is only a matter of degree). Evangelicals, Pentecostalists, and Fundamentalists share a high view of the authority of the Bible, and place a supremely high value on the individual, much higher than popular stereotypes can account for, and commonly hold a radically individualistic understanding of sola fide, and sola scriptura.
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