TITLE

THE FAMILY INTERNATIONAL: A BRIEF HISTORICAL AND THEOLOGICAL OVERVIEW

AUTHOR(S)
Chancellor, James D.
PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
Sacred Tribes Journal;2008, Vol. 3 Issue 1, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
In this article, the author discusses the emergence, recession and regeneration of the Family, a religious group previously referred to as the Children of God (COG) in the U.S. He discusses the leadership of its founder Father David (David Berg), leadership among his disciples, Father David's concept of sexuality and their doctrinal teachings on Jesus, salvation, human communication with the spirit world and the apocalypse.
ACCESSION #
84965328

 

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