The Jabez Paradox: Shrinking the Territory

Berry, Dotti
May 2002
Whosoever;May/Jun2002, pn.pag
Relates the story of the author, who, after the book 'The Prayer of Jabez,' by Bruce Wilkinson was displayed on the www.whosoever.org website, was contacted by the book's publisher, Multnomah Press who threatened legal action if the book was not removed from the web site. Wilkinson's and the publisher's distress that gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender persons were placed in the category of God's children; Belief that the Web site might harm the book and Wilkinson's ministry; Assertion that some spiritual leaders have bestowed upon themselves the divine responsibility of judging others.


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