The following infographic was created to describe why other tongues, otherwise known as strange tongues or unknown tongues was added to I Corinthians. The results may surprise many observers — this idiom was an English Bible translation phenomenon that started in the 1500s.
Quips and quotes taken from early Pentecostal based newsletters, papers, digests, and other material found about the doctrine of tongues.
As per the Gift of Tongues Project one out of the four aims is being fulfilled here: to provide the source texts in a digital format.
In the case of Pentecostal literature, there is an abundance of information that could take months or years to digitize. However, many of those works only have a small footprint on speaking in tongues that fits the criteria for further research. For the purpose of brevity and avoiding digitization of complete newsletters, important quotes from the early Pentecostal based newsletters have been identified and provided below.
The majority of the works are found in Pentecostal based archives.
Table of Contents
- Christian Alliance and Missionary Weekly
- Apostolic Faith Newspaper (Los Angeles)
- Apostolic Faith Newspaper (Portland)
- Christian and Missionary Alliance
- The Bridegroom’s Messenger
- The Assemblies of God Publication
- The Weekly Evangel
- The Christian Evangel
- The Pentecostal Evangel
- The Latter Rain Evangel
- The Church of God Evangel
- White Wing Messenger
- The Bridal Call
- The Pentecostal Holiness Advocate
- For more information on pentecostal tongues
A digital copy of the first page from The Apostolic Faith newspaper on the Azusa Street revival.
Answers to speaking in tongues through a critical analysis of the works by Thomas Aquinas
A technical look at how the phrase unknown tongues entered the English vocabulary.
How the adjective unknown became a crucial contributor to the modern christian doctrine of tongues. No, it was not started by Paul in the first century. The tradition of unknown tongues begins with the Reformation in the sixteenth and evolves from there.
This article is the story about how this unfolded.
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