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The Pentecostal revolution in Nigeria

Musa A. B. Gaiya

The Pentecostal revolution in Nigeria

by Musa A. B. Gaiya

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Published by Centre of African Studies, University of Copenhagen in Copenhagen .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pentecostal churches -- Nigeria,
  • Nigeria -- Religious life and customs

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Musa A.B. Gaiya.
    SeriesOccasional paper / Centre of African Studies, University of Copenhagen
    ContributionsKøbenhavns universitet. Center for afrikastudier.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBX8762.A45 N54 2002
    The Physical Object
    Pagination29 p. ;
    Number of Pages29
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23620174M
    ISBN 108791121051
    LC Control Number2007465311

    The National Convention is a biannual gathering of all The Apostolic Church members at the National Temple, Alapere, Ketu, Lagos State, Nigeria. which also include matching on white uniform with the motto: (GOD FIRST) as the slogan for the witness all over the states of ations: Apostolic Church, Christian Association of . In Congo Brazzaville, Ghana, and Nigeria movements that could be classified as Pentecostal had all taken on different African names. Nigeria. Pentecostalism began in Nigeria during the early twentieth century as a renewal movement to the prominent mission churches in Africa. At first, the growth of Pentecostalism was due to the efforts to break.

    Christopher Oghenebrorie Okotie (born 16 June ) is a Nigerian televangelist and the pastor of the Household of God Church International Ministries, a Pentecostal congregation in Lagos since February Okotie was born to Francis Idje and Cecilia Okotie, in Ethiope-West, Delta State (then Bendel State).Occupation: Televangelist, politician, author, businessman. The division within the pastorate finally blew open in late January when, as the February 14 original date of the election approached (it was eventually rescheduled to Ma to much public consternation), both the Christian Association of Nigeria and the Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria (PFN) endorsed President Goodluck Jonathan.

    In particular, the West African nation of Nigeria is experiencing the fastest growth in Christianity in Africa with Pentecostal churches playing a large role in this development. Nigeria is said to have the world's third largest population of Pentecostals with million members, following Brazil with 24 million and the United States with. churches in Nigeria. It is therefore difficult to identify pentecostal churches from various African Initiated Churches (AIC) in Nigeria. For the sake of clarifying the complex situation, we have to do a typological study of pentecostal phenomenon in Nigeria. This throws more File Size: KB.


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