The Elim Tradition: 'An Argument Extended through Time' (Alasdair MacIntyre)

April 2016
JEPTA: Journal of the European Pentecostal Theological Associati;2016, Vol. 36 Issue 1, p57
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The article explores the nature of the Elim movement by utilizing Alasdair MacIntyre's concept of tradition as 'an argument extended through time'. In doing so it seeks to identify the essential content of the Elim argument (read: tradition) and its method (read: rationality); and to narrate how the Elim argument has progressed during its 100 year history, with particular emphasis on its two major epistemological crises.


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