The Emergence of Pentecostalism in Wales: A Historical, Theological Evaluation of the Early Development of the Assemblies of God Denomination in South East Wales

The Emergence of Pentecostalism in Wales: A Historical, Theological Evaluation of the Early Development of the Assemblies of God Denomination in South East Wales

by Chris Palmer

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ISBN-13: 9781910942314
Publisher: Apostolos Publishing Ltd
Publication date: 02/15/2016
Pages: 310
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.65(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword
Preface by the Author
Abstract
Chapter 1 Introduction
Aims
Definitions
South East Wales
Crosskeys and Newbridge
Methodology
Who are the Pentecostals?
America: A Fountainhead of Pentecostalism
Chapter 2 SE Wales: Background
Nineteenth Century Overview
Early Twentieth Century Developments: 1900-1918
Post-World War I: 1918-1924
The Christian Heritage of Wales
Evangelical Roots
Examples of the Rise of Nonconformity in SE Wales
Struggles and Success
Chapter 3 Possible Antecedents of Pentecostalism in SE Wales - 1901-07
General Streams
Revival Begins
The Revival Influences SE Wales
Revival Themes
'Children of The Revival'
Summary
Chapter 4 The Emergence of Pentecostalism in SE Wales
Embryonic Pentecostalism in Britain
Barratt, Polhill, Boddy and Sunderland
SE Wales, T. M. Jeffreys and Waunlwyd
The Spreading Fire: Pentecostalism Spreads
Apostolic, Elim or AoG?
Apostolic Authority
Ultimate Reconciliation
Elim and Initial Evidence
AoG in Wales and Monmouthshire
Letters to America
The Appeal of Pentecost in Working Class Wales
Hope and Deliverance
AoG Great Britain & Ireland
Chapter 5 Crosskeys: The Mother Church of AoG in SE Wales
Crosskeys: Local Churches
Wattsville, 'Second Comers' and Crosskeys
Gladstone Street, Crosskeys Full Gospel Mission
Pentecost in Crosskeys
Belief and Practice
Miraculous Outcomes
Early Leaders at Crosskeys
Evangelism and Foreign Mission
The Influence Spreads
Newbridge
Chapter 6 Reflection: More Work to be Done
The Internationalisation of Society
Theological Reflection: The Second Coming and Divine Healing
Beginning at the End
Divine Healing
Attraction and Growth
A Cry for Help: From Network to Denomination
Contemporary Pastoral Implications
Conclusion
Chapter 7 Conclusion
Summary of Research
Future research
Personal
Appendix 1: Correspondence between Hubert Crook of South Wales and E.N. Bell of USA AOG
Letter Number 1: H. Crook to E.N. Bell
Letter Number 2: E.N. Bell to H. Crook
Letter Number 3: H. Crook to E.N. Bell
Letter Number 4: E.N. Bell to H. Crook
Appendix 2 Statements of Faith of Apostolic, Elim and AoG Churches
Apostolic Church: Tenets
Elim Church
AoG GB&I
Appendix 3 Important Pentecostal Manifesto
Appendix 4: Original AoG Statement of Faith 1924
Appendix 5 Pastors of Crosskeys Pentecostal Church since 1912
Appendix 6 Statement of Faith American Assemblies of God
Appendix 7 Crosskeys Pentecostal Church Constitution 2013
Appendix 8
Bibliography
Journal Articles
Dissertations
Unpublished Material
CD. ROM
Websites

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