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Gender and Pentecostal Revivalism : Making a Female Ministry in the Early Twentieth Century

By: Payne, Leah.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2015Description: 1 online resource (237 p.).ISBN: 9781137494672.Subject(s): McPherson, Aimee Semple, 1890-1944 | Pentecostalism -- United States -- History -- 20th century | United States -- Church history -- 20th century | Women clergy -- United States -- History -- 20th century | Women evangelists -- United States -- History -- 20th century | Woodworth-Etter, Maria Beulah, 1844-1924Genre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Gender and Pentecostal Revivalism : Making a Female Ministry in the Early Twentieth CenturyDDC classification: 262.14082 | 262/.14082 LOC classification: BV676 .P39 2015Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Cover; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Figures and Tables; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1 "Truly Manly": The Ideal American Minister; 2 "Walking Bibles": Narrating Female Pentecostal Ministry; 3 "Pants Don't Make Preachers": The Image of a Female Pentecostal Minister; 4 "A Glorious Symbol": Building a Female Pentecostal Worship Space; 5 "Thunder" and "Sweetness": Authority and Gender in Pentecostal Performance; 6 "A Regular Jezebel": Female Ministry, Pentecostal Ministry on Trial; Conclusion; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Summary: <p >This innovative volume provides an interdisciplinary, theoretically innovative answer to an enduring question for Pentecostal/charismatic Christianities: how do women lead churches? This study fills this lacuna by examining the leadership and legacy of two architects of the Pentecostal movement - Maria Woodworth-Etter and Aimee Semple McPherson.
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Cover; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Figures and Tables; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1 "Truly Manly": The Ideal American Minister; 2 "Walking Bibles": Narrating Female Pentecostal Ministry; 3 "Pants Don't Make Preachers": The Image of a Female Pentecostal Minister; 4 "A Glorious Symbol": Building a Female Pentecostal Worship Space; 5 "Thunder" and "Sweetness": Authority and Gender in Pentecostal Performance; 6 "A Regular Jezebel": Female Ministry, Pentecostal Ministry on Trial; Conclusion; Notes; Bibliography; Index

<p >This innovative volume provides an interdisciplinary, theoretically innovative answer to an enduring question for Pentecostal/charismatic Christianities: how do women lead churches? This study fills this lacuna by examining the leadership and legacy of two architects of the Pentecostal movement - Maria Woodworth-Etter and Aimee Semple McPherson.

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Leah Payne is Assistant Professor of Church History at George Fox University, USA.<br>

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