Modern Heresy Timeline – The Flow of Current Heretical Beliefs

Heresy Timeline in MS Word document (best for printing)


E W Kenyon 1886-1948
Father of the Word
of Faith Movement

Franklin Hall

William Branham

George Warnock

Fathers of the Latter Rain/Manifest Sons of God/
Kingdom Now Movements

1946 Frankin Hall wrote
Atomic Power with God Through Prayer & Fasting

Gordon Lindsay’s
Voice of Healing” newsletter and

Thomas & Evelyn Wyatt‘s
worldwide radio
spread his fasting message

Major Ministers Impacted by
Franklin’s Hall teachings

Gordon Lindsey

Oral Roberts

William Branham

A A Allen

WV Grant (Sr)

Tommy Hicks

Dr Waltrip
(Katherine Khulman’s husband)

Kenneth Hagin
Word of Faith Movement

Kenneth Hagin starts Rhema Bible Training Center in Tulsa and is responsible for launching 1,000’s of Word of Faith Churches and Ministries globally. Main center for propagation of Word of Faith Doctrines

Post World War II Healing Revival Sweeps
America & the World 1946-1967

William Branham

A A Allen

Oral Roberts

Little David Walker

Katherine Khulman

T L Osborn

Buddy Harrison
(Kenneth Hagin’s son-in-law)

Founder Harrison House Publisher, main publisher of Word of Faith doctrines

Pastor of Faith Christian Fellowship Church (FCF).

FCF Tulsa serves as the “covering” for 100’s of FCF congregations worldwide, all of which teach Word of Faith doctrines

1947 William Branham’s ministry was beginning to be widely accepted until his death in 1965. Coined phrase
Latter Rain

Kenneth & Gloria Copeland
(obtained initial tapes of Hagin from
Buddy Harrison)

De-facto leader of current
Word of Faith Movement

North Battleford Saskatchewan 1947 George Hawtin & Percy Hunt run the Sharon Orphanage: Read F. Hall’s book & see Branham’s ministry. Fast & Pray according to Hall’s principals for one year and begin to teach Hall’s principles at their Bible School. Elim Bible Institute also is teaching Restoration at this time with no apparent connection with N. Battleford.

Other Word of Faith Proponents

Jerry Savelle
(Copeland’s disciple)

Jesse Duplantis

Norval Hayes
(Lester Sumerall disciple)

Charles Capps
(ordained by Copeland)

Marilyn Hickey

Robert Tilton

Benny Hinn
(Assembly of God )

Discipleship/Shepherding Movement 1967-1980’s

Derek Prince (NB. an excellent Bible teacher
who later repented of
his involvement here)

Don Basham

Juan Ortega

Ralph Martin
(Word of God Community)

“Covering” concept, Authoritative rule

June 1948 George Hawtin teaches on the Restoration of Apostles & Prophets to the Body of Christ to the Sharon Assembly. That same year Israel becomes a nation again.

February 11, 1948
A young woman prophesies that a great revival is about to take place at the school

Television Ministries Rise

Trinity Broadcast Network
Paul & Jan Crouch
World’s largest Christian
television network
disseminating Word of 
Faith Teachings & Kingdom Now Teachings globally – showcases Benny Hinn’s crusades

Praise the Lord
Television Network
Jim & Tammy Bakker

Christian Broadcasting Network
Pat Robertson
(Kingdom Now Proponent)

July 7-18 1948 Sharon camp meeting

1000’s attend and the teachings of the Latter Rain begin to be widely taught among Pentecostals. Including doctrine of laying on of hands for Holy Ghost Baptism, Apostles & Prophets, Present Day Truth concept, Ascension Gifts,

1949 George Warnock begins to teach on the “Restoration of all things” involved with Sharon Brethren

1951 George Warnock publishes “Feast of Tabernacles” a manual for Latter Rain Doctrines & Practices

1956 Assembly of God begins to denounce Latter Rain Doctrines as Heretical and movement dies down

Latter Rain Doctrines Become Prominent Again
in Word of Faith & Kingdom Now Ministries

Some of the Modern Day Prophets & Apostles

(Restoration of the Ascension Gifts)

Kenneth Hagin – Apostle/Prophet

Kenneth Copeland – Prophet

Paul Cain – Prophet (past associate of William Branham)

Frank Hammond – Prophet
(largely responsible for Prophetic Movement
& started “School of the Prophets“)

Bernard Jordan – Prophet

Rick Joyner – Prophet

Bob Jones – Prophet (Vineyard Church)

Alan Vincent – Apostle

Turnel Nelson – Apostle

Jefferson Edwards – Apostle/Prophet

Prophetic Movement
1985-1991 and ongoing

Frank Hammond

Bernard Jordan

Rick Joyner

Kansas City Five Prophets

Apostolic Movement

Earl Paulk

Benson Idahosa

Alan Vincent

Turnel Nelson

Signs & Wonders

Benny Hinn Ministries

Mehesh Chavda

Morris Cerullo

Rodney Howard Browne

Toronto Airport Church
(formerly Toronto Vineyard)

Vineyard Church Movement

John Wimber

Laughing Movement

Rodney Howard Brown

Randy Clark

John Arnott

Toronto Vineyard

from Toronto Airport Church to various churches worldwide

The Toronto Blessing

This chart is the property of Rev. R. Liichow ©

Heresy Timeline in MS Word document (best for printing)

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