The article points out the term New Age has been replaced with New Spirituality, but shows from an Oprah show in 1987 it’s the same teaching.
During a recent webcast about Tolle’s new book, in answer to the question, how had she reconciled these beliefs with Christianity, Oprah recommended a book by Eric Butterworth:
.And as I said earlier in the preshow here, there was a wonderful book called Discover the Power Within You by Eric Butterworth, which helped me reconcile the two. So that might be really good for those of you who are Christian and trying to balance the two
This book was referenced on her l987 show about the New Age Movement, where she first endorsed the movement.
Warren Smith also explains that “the shift” is not their claimed shift from the ego to the Christ consciousness, but a shift to the ego as man worships himself instead of God.