Category Archives: Church History/Development

Tradition, Scripture, and the Church by David Bolton (PDF – complete)

Originally posted on keskeny út – narrow way:
A hagyomány, a Szentírás és a Gyülekezet – David Bolton “With anticipation, and not a little trepidation, I am wading into a subject that I believe cannot be over-emphasized as to its significance…

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The Church Gathering Simply in the Name of Christ and Under His Headship – A Historical Account by C.H. Mackintosh

The Headship of Christ in the gathering of the church is the theme of two of the most popular pages on this blog: 1. the Resource page for the book, Principles for the Gathering of Believers Under the Headship of Jesus … Continue reading

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“Christ-Centered Christianity – An Introduction” (My first main post revisited)

Nearly three years ago, on New Years Day, 2012, this blog was launched.  The name I chose for it, “Christ-Centered Christianity”, represented then, as it does now, the primary vision and burden that I have in the Lord for His … Continue reading

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Tradition, Scripture and the Church – Pt. 5: “Tradition and Restoration”

Note to readers: This post is a substantial conclusion, in length and content, to what I consider to be one of the most important series that I’ve posted to date on this blog.  I could have published this conclusion in … Continue reading

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Revival and Recovery – by Arthur Wallis (…and how God used it to change my life over thirty years ago.)

One of the earliest books I ever read as a new believer, back in the late Seventies, was a first-hand account of the Azusa Street Revival by Frank Bartleman called, Another Wave Rolls In.  It was later slightly edited and … Continue reading

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Tradition, Scripture and the Church – Pt. 4: “Tradition and Apostasy”

In this post and the next, which will conclude this series, we will take a look at the power and place of Tradition in the Church as it relates to the two primary principles that will define the Church at … Continue reading

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Tradition, Scripture and the Church – Pt. 3: “The Sociological Power of Tradition”

As we continue this series, we will seek to answer the second aspect of the question we posed last time: “Why is Tradition such a powerful force in influencing the human soul and shaping human society?”  In the previous post, … Continue reading

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