62) Allan Heaton Anderson, An Introduction to Pentecostalism: Global Charismatic Christianity
, 2nd ed.
Modern Islam, characterized as "assertive, self-confident, and aggressively sectarian," is a direct result, but so too are the spread of charismatic Christianity
in Africa, an invigorated Zionism that led to the eventual creation of the modern state of Israel, and even the "efflorescence of esoteric and mystical ideas that we often summarize as New Age.
In the present article, we consider religious spirituality and are particularly concerned with a particular subset of religious spirituality--that which is associated with Pentecostal or Charismatic Christianity
, which we call Pentecostal spirituality.
Romani Pentecostalism: Gypsies and Charismatic Christianity
Seymour and also seeks to illustrate how African American Pentecostalism has become a major force in the development of charismatic Christianity
in America as well as internationally.
10) See Allan Anderson, An Introduction to Pentecostalism: Global Charismatic Christianity
(New York: Cambridge University, 2004) 19-38; for a history of Pentecostalism see Walter J.
A main focus in the recent anthropological literature on Christianity is the influence of Pentecostal and charismatic Christianity
on indigenous personhood and models of social relations.
Although this charismatic Christianity
is often seen as a new departure, a historical view shows that it is anything but new.
The album October is the sound of a band in which three members were deeply engaged in charismatic Christianity
and wrestling with the question of how the demands of faith, the desire for fame, and the love of music could be reconciled.
There's an air of charismatic Christianity
that hovers over the project, but this only sweetens the medicine.
Women of Fire, Women of the Robe: Subjectivities of Charismatic Christianity
and Normative Islam in Java.
Their penetrating investigation asks incisive questions not only about the scientific assessment of godly love but also about the extent to which the emerging-church movement can be integrated into the landscape of parachurch ministry, charismatic Christianity
, and contemporary Pentecostalism.