A Reflection on the Doctrine of Powerful Gifts in the Pentecostal Chur...
A Reflection on the Doctrine of Powerful Gifts in the Pentecostal Church
The Powerfull gifts, like the gift of Faith and Miraculous and Healing Acts, Are Extraordinary powers which are given by the Holy Spirit. Pentecostals believe that these types of gifts are Biblical gifts that may also be received today. Hence, appealing these gifts, they embark on evangelical activities. In order to investigate whether or not this belief is reasonable, the present research uses a critical -analytical approach to study the works attributed to the Pentecostals and Biblical verses. It is proved that, in addition to the fact that the Bible regards that the age of divine gifts has ended, it warns of the belief the existence of such gifts at the Last Days, considering them as transient and those who have this claim as liars.