Different interpretations of miracles in Christianity

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  • Created on: 17-08-16 14:09
  • Literal- Some Christians believe that miracles in the bible are the absolute word of God. If they are written down they actually happened. These Christians will see the events in the Old Testament as being historically accurate. 
  • Metaphor- Some Chrisitians, particularly modern Christians, believe that miracles are a metaphor or special way of describing God helping humans. These Christians might not believe that they literally happened, but that God helped people in a way that they could not describe.
  • Only Jesus- Some Christians believe that miracles can only happen if they are performed by Jesus because he is God…

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