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Pray-Reading (The Local Church)

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Pray-Reading (The Local Church)

Aberrational, Heretical, Heterodox, Suborthodox or Unorthodox Pray-Reading (The Local Church)


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A practice of The Local Church (aka The Lord's Recovery) which, theologically, is a cult of Christianity

The practice of pray-reading involves the repetitious public and private reading and reciting of Scripture, Witness Lee's footnotes from the Local Church's Recovery Version New Testament, songs from the Local Church's hymn book, and passages from the writings of Witness Lee. Words, phrases, and sentences are punctuated with loudly shouted Amens!, Hallelujahs! , O Lord Jesus!, and Praise the Lord! This practice is intended to offer these spoken words as prayers unto God.
Source: Local Church MeetingsOff-site Link, at Jim Moran's Light of Truth Ministries site (page includes multimedia samples of pray-reading)
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Christian Light of Truth MinistriesOff-site Link Jim Moran's extensive site examining The Local Church's teachings and practices. Includes Local Church materials, pro- and contra testimonies, links to pro- and contra sites, etcetera. Highly recommended.
Aberrational, Heretical, Heterodox, Suborthodox or Unorthodox Pray-ReadingOff-site Link (Pro) An official site of The Local Church, promoting its teachings on pray-reading. (Don't be fooled by it's reference to "Christian Websites". All sites listed belong to the Local Church.
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Pray-Reading (The Local Church)
First posted: Nov. 16, 2002
Editor: Anton Hein
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