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Miracles of New Age “Energetic Medicine” – Part 2

By Dr. Ron Rhodes | February 9, 2022

Warning: Energetic Medicine May Be Hazardous to Your Spiritual Health As I pondered what I had read in these books by Chopra, Weil, Siegel, and other similar thinkers [See Part…

Miracles of New Age “Energetic Medicine” – Part 1

By Dr. Ron Rhodes | February 9, 2022

I recently came across an article in a magazine about a person who pulled a ligament in his foot during a workout. It caused pain throughout his entire leg. With…

Satan and His Counterfeit Miracles, Signs, and Wonders

By Dr. Ron Rhodes | February 9, 2022

The evidence for the existence and activity of Satan and demons in the Bible is formidable. Seven books in the Old Testament specifically teach the reality of Satan (Genesis, 1…

Defining Miracles – Part 3 – The Purpose of Miracles

By Dr. Ron Rhodes | February 9, 2022

The Purpose of Miracles Now that we’ve gained some insights on miracles from a biblical perspective [See Parts 1 and 2], let us proceed to briefly examine what Scripture says…

Defining Miracles – Part 2 – Miracles of Providence—Grade B Miracles

By Dr. Ron Rhodes | February 9, 2022

How does one define an act of God today that is obviously supernatural but does not fit the narrow definition given above? [See Part 1] Scholars disagree on how to…

Defining Miracles – Part 1 – Understanding Miracles

By Dr. Ron Rhodes | February 9, 2022

The historian Edward Gibbon listed the miraculous powers ascribed to the early church as one of five reasons for the phenomenal growth of Christianity in the Roman Empire.[1] Miracles were…

A Sampling of Counterfeit “Miracles” in Modern Culture – Part 2

By Dr. Ron Rhodes | February 9, 2022

“Name” and “Claim” Your Own Miracle: The Word-Faith Movement “Name it and claim it” has become a household phrase in millions of homes across America. Why so? Because Word-Faith teachers…

The Case Against Miracles – Part 2

By Dr. Ron Rhodes | February 9, 2022

Science Does Not Disprove Miracles or the Bible Science depends upon observation and replication. Miracles, such as the Incarnation and the Resurrection, are unprecedented events by their very nature. No…

The Case Against Miracles

By Dr. Ron Rhodes | February 9, 2022

Many modernists have claimed that miracles are impossible, given the clear teachings of science. Claimed miracles are dismissed in several ways. Some say the observers of alleged miracles are just…

A Sampling of Counterfeit “Miracles” in Modern Culture – Part 1

By Dr. Ron Rhodes | February 9, 2022

My goal in the present chapter is to touch on just a few of the very diverse counterfeit miracles that sprinkle the religious landscape today. What follows below should be…