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"Do miracles (please state which ones) prove that God exists?" Miracles are an evidence of God. Proof would preclude faith. Without faith it would not be Christianity. So, miracles are not proof of God. As stated in Hebrews 11:6 "And without faith it is impossible to please him, for whoever would draw near to God must believe that he exists and that he ...


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While all things denote there is a God, miracles do not prove His existence. God's miracles and wonders and blessings can all help us increase our faith and can build up our own personal witness of God's existence. However the only thing that can give anyone a sure knowledge of the truth is a personal witness through the Holy Ghost. When He speaks to our ...


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The best data on this topic that I'm aware of comes from the Atlas of Global Christianity, which describes how Christian missions has changed between 1910 and 2010 (unfortunately, if it does include tradition-level data, I don't have access to it). An overview report summarizes its findings: The growth in missionary sending from the Global South is ...


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To answer your first question, yes, the total Christian population is growing, by about 1.5% per year. This number comes from one of several excellent studies of Christian populations, a 2013 report published by the Center for the Study of Global Christianity, at Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary. (full report) This particular study focuses on the growth ...



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