Tag: Revivalist

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William J. Seymour - "The Catalyst of Pentecost"
William J. Seymour – “The Catalyst of Pentecost”

Rev. William Joseph Seymour was an American minister, and an initiator of the Azusa Street Revival. Seymour was one of the most influential individuals in the revival movement that grew into the Pentecostal and Charismatic movements, along with other figures such as Charles Parham, Howard A. Goss, and Frank Bartleman. Seymour’s emphasis on racial equality […]

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Charles Fox Parham
Charles F. Parham – “The Father of Pentecost”

Charles F. Parham or Charles Fox Parham was an American preacher and evangelist. Together with William J. Seymour, Parham was one of the two central figures in the development and early spread of American Pentecostalism. ” T h e F a t h e r o f P e n t e c o s […]

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John Alexander Dowie—"The Healing Apostle"
John Alexander Dowie – “The Healing Apostle”

Ill he dare pray for rain?…If he does and no rain comes, then he’s not Elijah. If he doesn’t, then he’s afraid to— and that’s almost worse.’ “At last the preacher dropped on his knees behind the pulpit. Never before had an audience followed his prayers with more strained attention. ‘…God, our Father, we have […]