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Guneratnam, Prince
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Prince Guneratnam is the senior pastor of the Malaysia-based Calvary Church, one of the largest churches in southeast Asia. He has been in the ministry since 1966. He and his wife, Petrina Guneratnam, became the senior pastors of Calvary Church in 1972. Under their leadership, the church has grown from a congregation of 120 to establishing over thirty-one daughter churches.

Guneratnam is a gifted speaker and evangelist. He served in several key leadership positions of national and international Christian bodies. He was the first Malaysian General Superi…

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Tong, Joy, “Guneratnam, Prince”, in: Brill's Encyclopedia of Global Pentecostalism Online, Edited by: Michael Wilkinson, Connie Au, Jörg Haustein, Todd M. Johnson. Consulted online on 26 September 2023 <>
First published online: 2019
First print edition: 20201204

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