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Supernatural Realities Ignored by Current Culture

Francis MacNutt quotes theologian Walter Wink in his book “Deliverance from Evil Spirits" and writes: "...if you want to bring all talk to a halt in shocked embarrassment, every eye riveted on you, try mentioning angels, or demons or the devil. You will quickly be appraised for signs of pathological violence and then quietly shunned. Angels, spirits, principalities, gods, Satan – these along with other supernatural realities, are the unmentionables of our culture" (McNutt, Francis, Deliverance from Evil Spirits).

From a sermon by Mark Schaeufele,A Warrior Messiah, 10/28/2009

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