Is ‘Africa’ really rife with a false gospel? Here’s one version of the story:
As we’ve seen, however, examples like Lizzy and Mwakatwila mean we can’t automatically equate prosperity talk with ‘prosperity gospel’. Tanzanian headspace is concerned with everyday questions, and Tanzanian Christians are connecting those questions with the parts of the Bible geared towards the everyday world (the wisdom literature). There is more going on here. Here are some further reflections.