By Amos Yong,Estrelda Y. Alexander
In 2006, the modern American Pentecostal flow celebrated its one hundredth birthday. Over that point, its African American region has been markedly influential, not just vis-à-vis different branches of Pentecostalism but in addition in the course of the Christian church. Black Christians were integrally focused on each point of the Pentecostal move seeing that its inception and feature made major contributions to its founding in addition to the evolution of Pentecostal/charismatic types of worship, preaching, track, engagement of social matters, and theology. but regardless of its being one of many quickest turning out to be segments of the Black Church, Afro-Pentecostalism has now not bought the type of severe cognizance it deserves.
Afro-Pentecostalism brings jointly fourteen interdisciplinary students to envision diverse features of the stream, together with its early heritage, problems with gender, family members with different black denominations, intersections with pop culture, and missionary actions, in addition to the movement’s distinct theology. reinforced through editorial introductions to every part, the chapters ponder the kingdom of the stream, chart its trajectories, speak about pertinent concerns, and count on destiny developments.
Contributors: Estrelda Y. Alexander, Valerie C. Cooper, David D. Daniels III, Louis B. Gallien, Jr., Clarence E. Hardy III, Dale T. Irvin, Ogbu U. Kalu, Leonard Lovett, Cecil M. Robeck, Jr., Cheryl J. Sanders, Craig Scandrett-Leatherman, William C. Turner, Jr., Frederick L. Ware, and Amos Yong
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Afro-Pentecostalism: Black Pentecostal and Charismatic Christianity in History and Culture (Religion, Race, and Ethnicity) by Amos Yong,Estrelda Y. Alexander