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- Global flows of religious belief and practice are filtered and shaped by local conditions: Pentecostal Christianity takes on local color.
- A devout Pentecostal Christian, he was determined to make the beverage in such a way as to contain less than 1% alcohol.
- As an evangelical and Pentecostal Christian, he listens carefully to the critical voices from his own camp, while continually pushing its boundaries toward a more ecumenically open stance.
- Because hearing the voice of God is considered normative within the Pentecostal tradition, hearing a voice external to one's self is not necessarily a manifestation of mental illness with Pentecostal Christians.
- And the number is growing, thanks to prophetic Pentecostal movements and the like.
- No one is suggesting that Catholics stop referring to the Anglican, Lutheran and Pentecostal churches.
- Its avowed aim was to introduce the Pentecostal experience to other Christian denominations.
- Because I became a Christian in a Pentecostal church, I still have a lot of affection, respect and genuine sympathy for Pentecostals and Charismatics.
- While much of what they do indicates a shallow, extra-biblical emphasis, genuine conversions are occurring in some Pentecostal churches, and there is some evidence of spiritual growth and zeal for evangelism.
- Among Protestant denominations, Pentecostal and fundamentalist sects - called evangelical churches - have had the largest growth.
- As a result, a generation of young people has spent the past ten years looking for alternatives to the Presbyterian church, and many have ended up in Pentecostal churches.
- But eight months later, social workers found a foster family for them - Pentecostal Christians who raised them with abundant love and gave them confidence, joie de vivre and the urge to give back.
- I started going to Sunday school in a Pentecostal church in my hometown.
- She was a young Pentecostal Christian from the Ukraine who had been brought to America as a child in the 1980s to escape Communist oppression.
- The effort is notable in seeking out evangelical and Pentecostal churches that have not traditionally been a part of Faith and Order discussions, along with Roman Catholics, Orthodox and mainline Protestants.
- My mother is a very religious Pentecostal Christian.
- Arminian Baptists, Brethren and Pentecostal churches have preached the gospel of Christ within their own limited understanding.
- In Fort Worth, Texas, for example, a church integrates traditional Gypsy faith with Christian Pentecostal ritual.
- I am a lifelong practicing Roman Catholic who has had the good fortune to spend many Sundays in Baptist and Pentecostal churches.
- Those who represent the Pentecostal movement say that missionaries function as apostles.
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