Friday, June 17, 2005

I'm Wesleyan

In truth, though, my scores are so middle of the road, I could be just about any of 'em based on simply moving an answer or twoone spot to the left or right.

Anyone who can help with Sola Scriptura, Bishop Spong and Karl Barth, your willingness to share knowledge is appreciated. Might change my scores.

You scored as Evangelical Holiness/Wesleyan. You are an evangelical in the Wesleyan tradition. You believe that God's grace enables you to choose to believe in him, even though you yourself are totally depraved. The gift of the Holy Spirit gives you assurance of your salvation, and he also enables you to live the life of obedience to which God has called us. You are influenced heavly by John Wesley and the Methodists.

Evangelical Holiness/Wesleyan

79%

Emergent/Postmodern

71%

Fundamentalist

68%

Charismatic/Pentecostal

61%

Neo orthodox

50%

Roman Catholic

50%

Modern Liberal

50%

Reformed Evangelical

46%

Classical Liberal

46%

What's your theological worldview?
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HatTip to Pernell Goodyear

1 Comments:

At Saturday, June 18, 2005 2:43:00 PM, Blogger Jason Silver said...

Whups! Put this on the wrong site:

FYI:
The principal emphasis in Barth's work, known as neoorthodoxy and crisis theology, is on the sinfulness of humanity, God's absolute transcendence, and the human inability to know God except through revelation. His objective was to lead theology away from the influence of modern religious philosophy back to the principles of the Reformation and the prophetic teachings of the Bible. He regarded the Bible, however, not as the actual revelation of God but as only the record of that revelation. For Barth, God's sole revelation of himself is in Jesus Christ. God is the "wholly other," totally unlike mankind, who are utterly dependent on an encounter with the divine for any understanding of ultimate reality. Barth saw the task of the church as that of proclaiming the "good word" of God and as serving as the "place of encounter" between God and mankind. Barth regarded all human activity as being under the judgment of that encounter.

Biship Spong: His publisher's press releases proudly trumpet that his "name is virtually synonymous with the word controversy". He has publicly argued for the permissibility of sexual relations outside of marriage for both heterosexuals and homosexuals, maintaining that "sex outside of marriage can be holy and life-giving in some circumstances." He has written a book that denies that Jesus was born of a virgin and another that denies that Jesus was bodily raised from the dead. He has campaigned semi-successfully for the ordination of practicing homosexuals. He has lobbied hard for abortion rights on the grounds that abortion restrictions are oppressive to women.

Sola Scriptura: The teaching that the Scriptures contain all that is necessary for salvation and proper living before God.

~Jason (Thanks Google!)

 

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