Pentecostal religion

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Noun1.Pentecostal religion - any fundamentalist Protestant Church that uses revivalistic methods to achieve experiences comparable to the Pentecostal experiences of the first Christian disciples
Protestant Church, Protestant - the Protestant churches and denominations collectively
Pentecostal, Pentecostalist - any member of a Pentecostal religious body
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A positive association was found between female mortality and negro population, people of Pentecostal religion and masculine mortality by aggression.
She argues that Pentecostal religion is unable to 'institute forms of sovereignty that would redeem the individual and collective past from a history of subjection and auto-destruction, and rescue the individual and nation from the experience of radical uncertainty and loss of control over present and future' (ibid.: 236).
He believes his religion could not protect him from loss and grief; thus, he cannot think of the word of God as anything but "fire." In Julio's case, the destructive flames of Spanish Harlem subsume the regenerative tongues of fire of the Holy Spirit that is at the heart of the Pentecostal religion. There was nothing left for him in matters of faith.
The image of Jesus the healer is very present in Pentecostal religion and provides the model, inspiration and justification for its ministry of healing.

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