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Author Espinosa, Gastón.

Title Latino Pentecostals in America : faith and politics in action / Gastón Espinosa.

Publication Info. Cambridge, Massachusetts : Harvard University Press, 2014.


Location Call No. Status
 Manchester, Main Library - Non Fiction  277.3082 ESPINOSA    Check Shelf
 Manchester, Main Library - Non Fiction  277.3082 ESPINOSA    Check Shelf
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  277.3082 E77L    Check Shelf
Description xi, 505 pages : illustrations, map ; 25 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Holy Ghost and fire: Azusa St. and Mexican Pentecostal origins -- Victory is coming now: Mexican Pentecostals in Texas -- Their salvation may depend on us: missionary origins in Texas -- The gringos have control: Fransisco Olazábal's reformation in the borderlands -- Pentecostal origins in the Southwest and the struggle for self-determination -- The challenges of freedom: Mexican American leadership in the Southwest -- We preach the truth: Azusa St. and Puerto Rican Pentecostal origins and expansion -- The "Puerto Rican problem": the struggle for integration, independence, and rebirth -- Spirit and power: Puerto Rican Pentecostalism in New York city -- Your daughters shall prophesy: the uphill struggle of women in ministry -- Righteousness and justice: faith-based action for social change -- Balancing the horizontal with the vertical: Latino growth, social views, and influence in national politics.
Summary "Seeks to provide a history of the Latino AG [Assemblies of God] that can also serve as a case study and window into the larger Latino Pentecostal, Evangelical, and Protestant movements along with the changing flow of North American religious history." (page 2).
Subject Hispanic American Pentecostals.
Assemblies of God -- United States -- History.
Hispanic American Pentecostals. (OCoLC)fst00957326
Assemblies of God. (DE-588)5149674-4
Hispanos. (DE-588)4240086-7
Pfingstbewegung. (DE-588)4136841-1
Soziokultureller Wandel. (DE-588)4227561-1
United States. (DE-588)4078704-7
ISBN 9780674728875 (alkaline paper)
0674728874 (alkaline paper)
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