Nathan W. Bingham
Connecting in a Hyper-Connected World

Modern Day "Swarmers" and "God Whispers"

Renting the Spirit from the Word by claiming direct revelations from God was something the Reformers could not abide. For that reason, Martin Luther derisively referred to them as “swarmers” because they were “swarming everywhere, deranged by the devil, regarding Scripture as a dead letter, extolling nothing but the Spirit and yet keeping neither the Word nor the Spirit.”

Read a further explanation of the problem and a subsequent plea to modern day “swarmers” at The Whittenberg Door.