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Date Posted: 13:01:22 06/11/04 Fri
Author: Joe
Subject: Re: What is faith?
In reply to: James 's message, "Re: What is faith?" on 19:52:21 06/10/04 Thu

>UBF concept of faith is pretty much a type of
>Shamanism where the believer thinks that they can
>control God by positive (or irrational) thinking. This
>type of thinking is big in Paul (David) Yongii Cho
>church in Seoul, Korea where Cho teaches in his books
>like the Fourth Dimension that you can control God by
>faith. This false idea of faith isní»t limited to
>Korea, it is also big in the US through the teachings
>of Benny Hinn and Kenneth Copeland.

In fact, in Korean UBF and Chicago UBF, even after all the criticism and mocking of former members who went to charismatic revival meetings in the 90s, it is not unusual for members and even leaders to visit faith healers (especially in Korea). And the use of Korean "medicines" and healing "techniques" which have their root in shamanism is also common in Chicago UBF.

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