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Oral Roberts and the Rise of the Prosperity Gospel

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ISBN-10: 0802877273

ISBN-13: 9780802877277

Edition: N/A

Authors: Jonathan Root, Daniel Vaca

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In 1946, God gave Oral Roberts a new Buick.  And this just one of many miracles the young, broke preacher learned to expect, as Oral Roberts would go on to build an evangelistic ministry worth millions of dollars, a medical complex, and a university. How do we interpret the life of a man who seemed to combine rampant consumerist excess with a sincere devotion to the gospel? Seeking to answer this question, Jonathan Root weaves together accounts of Oral Roberts's life in a balanced and engaging narrative.  This fresh biography covers Roberts's early life during the Great Depression in Oklahoma, his family's financial struggles during his early career as a Pentecostal preacher, his healing…    
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Book details

List price: $34.99
Publisher: William B. Eerdmans Publishing Company
Publication date: 4/20/2023
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 271
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 0.660
Language: English