TITLE

Three Temptations of Spiritual Formation

AUTHOR(S)
Howard, Evan
PUB. DATE
December 2002
SOURCE
Christianity Today;12/9/2002, Vol. 46 Issue 13, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on negative tendencies in spiritual formations among Protestants. Exploration of spiritual formation in mainline Christian churches; Limitation of evangelical Christians in welcoming trends regarding Christian spiritual formation; Danger of shifting away the Bible to experience. INSET: RECOMMENDED READING.
ACCESSION #
8596126

 

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