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Zambian Pentecostalism is a contribution from Pentecostalism as well as Pentecostal missions and independent ministries from North America and Europe. It existed since early 1950s, if not earlier, but people began to experience its presence beginning from the late 1980s (Kaunda 2016).Various Zambian para-church organizations such as Scripture Union, the Zambia Fellowship of Evangelical Students, Campus Crusade and the Navigators that served as a platform where young students encountered this expression of …

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Longwe, Hany, “Zambia”, in: Brill's Encyclopedia of Global Pentecostalism Online, Edited by: Michael Wilkinson, Connie Au, Jörg Haustein, Todd M. Johnson. Consulted online on 21 September 2023 <>
First published online: 2019
First print edition: 20201204

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