Brill's Encyclopedia of Global Pentecostalism Online

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Pentecostals have always been Jesus-centered in their theological piety, but are best recognized for their strong pneumatological emphasis in their theology and spirituality. While other traditions might accent the role of Father or Son in the Godhead, Pentecostals stress the presence and activity of the Holy Spirit in Christian life and practice. The Pentecostal majority view of God falls firmly within traditional Trinitarian orthodoxy, although a minority (Oneness Pentecostalism) rejects conventional Trinitarian articulation concerning the Godhead. Concerning …

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Neumann, Peter D., “Pneumatology”, in: Brill's Encyclopedia of Global Pentecostalism Online, Edited by: Michael Wilkinson, Connie Au, Jörg Haustein, Todd M. Johnson. Consulted online on 03 June 2023 <>
First published online: 2019
First print edition: 20201204

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