Many Christians believe that fasting promises power, strong faith, and health. In fact, there's a catalog of supposed spiritual, mental, and physical benefits. Fasting is presented as a sort of cure-all. But are these beliefs valid? Are they even biblical? This is the book that reveals the truth about fasting found in Scripture. The act of fasting and results must be tested in the light of God's Word. This is the book that will help you put this ancient practice to the test and make it a meaningful part of your life today.
- Biblical Fasting
- Post-Biblical Fasting
- Conclusions and Personal Testimonies
- Title: Fasting: A Biblical Historical Study
- Author: Romara Dean Chatman
- Publisher: Bridge-Logos
- Publication Date: 1987
- Pages: 192
About Romara Dean Chatman
Romara Dean Chatman is a board certified chaplain in the Association of Professional Chaplains. She holds a Master of Arts degree in Religion and a Master of Divinity degree from the Church of God School of Theology. She has written three books, as well as various articles, lessons, and poems. R. Dean and her husband, John, reside in Tennessee.