2 edition of A Dissertation on the Demoniacs in the Gospels found in the catalog.
|Statement||Gale Ecco, Print Editions|
|Publishers||Gale Ecco, Print Editions|
|LC Classifications||Apr 19, 2018|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 91 p. :|
|Number of Pages||71|
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He worked less than 20 years in the country and initiated a movement inside the Ethiopian Orthodox Church that indeed paved the way for Protestant missionary enterprises in the 19th and 20th century.
Though evangelical missionaries were not allowed to go into the interior of Ethiopia, they were training indigenous people who were ransomed from slave trade at the border in the present Eritrea. 12:25-30; Mark 3:23-27 and pronounced the unpardonable sin Matt. I did not come to destroy but to fulfill Matt.
Lewis 1984:420 argues that spirit possession rests on an idea and belief that there are incorporeal beings in the universe, which are capable of, and interested in seizing the bodies of human beings and using them for their purposes.
It is neither grounded in the Scripture nor benefits the person. Learn about our beginnings, ongoing connections, and mission today. Statement 1: There are two apples on the table. Did it take place in the region of Gergesa, Gadara, or Jerash? The tending of pigs, animals was considered unclean by Mosaic law.
If the reading in Matthews gospel is Gergasenes, then there are two possible interpretations of the name Lightfoot 1859:II:166, 409, 410. After a discussion of the difficulties that they had met at their various places, they resolved to continue with their evangelism without hesitation Aren 1978: 431-432. In the Ethiopian Evangelical Churches every Christian can exorcise. Group, or individual, deprivation is an explanation of spirit possession given by John Hamer between the Sidamo of Ethiopia.
The Healing of the Gadarene Demoniacs — Matthew 8:28-34 When he came to the other side, to the territory of the Gadarenes, two demoniacs who were coming from the tombs met him. Mark and Luke, writing to audiences that might not be acquainted with the geography of the region refers to the place by its Greek name, Gadara, one of the Decapolis cities.
Names are not synonymous with numbers. Green grass reed from river side is spread on the floor as a sign of ceremony or anniversary. The question remains, then, whether there was one demoniac or two.
These demons, whether we look at them as strong negative emotions such as guilt and fear or as real works of satan, are powerful forces. The third idea is simply practical: the second guy didn't do much, or as much. He had been rejected by the Scribes from Jerusalem and the Pharisees, and now began to change the focus of His ministry to include the Gentiles.
I will leave it at that. 75-88 in Essays in Honor of J. Grand Rapids: Zondervan Publishing House, 1993.
Apparently, the day before according to Jewish reckoning the Lord Jesus was having an evening meal with His disciples Mark 3:20 , but was interrupted by one who was brought to Him demon possessed, blind and mute Matt.
Being frightened by a hyena or lion, having insulted or laughed at an another demonized person, having been alone in the night, or having taken a shower, or bath in river may be seen as a cause of possession above mentioned causes are often heard during exorcism ceremonies.
Should not that be true of each and every one of us who know the Lord Jesus Christ as our Savior? When more than one chapter began on the same page, copyists would write the second kephalon in the lower margin.
Modern medicine is not applicable to the cure of the demoniacs.