Joseph Prince is a Singaporean pastor who heads the New Creation Church. He also hosts a religious TV show, which is produced by Joseph Prince Ministries. As of 2015, the ministry reaches some 31,000 church congregants and hundreds of millions of viewers globally.
Pastor Prince is married with two children. His journey of faith began when he was 17, but he credits his daughter’s illness with helping him mature spiritually. He travels the world to attend speaking engagements, beginning his first tour of the United States in 2013. He is the author of several books, which are available in print and on CDs.Learn More
In most Christian denominations, confirmation is a sealing and strengthening of the initial rite of baptism. Baptism, usually performed with water, symbolizes salvation. Confirmation, often performed later by the laying on of hands, symbolizes the receiving of the Holy Spirit.Full Answer >
There is no Saint Amanda among the Catholics. However, the Catholic Saint Amand is a missionary born in lower Poitou around the year 584. He joined monastery at the age of 20, a move that caused his father to threaten to disown him. Ordained at Tours, he later served for 15 years under the tutelage of Bishop St. Austregisilus.Full Answer >
The Catholic tradition includes many prayers for healing, but one special example is the Prayer to St. Peregrine for healing from cancer. St. Peregrine is the patron saint of those who suffer from cancer, AIDS and other serious illnesses.Full Answer >
Chuck Missler is an evangelical Christian who founded the Koinonia House ministry in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho. He is also a teacher, author and former businessman. As of May 2014, he has written eight books, several with his wife Nancy.Full Answer >