Evangelical Awakenings in the Anglophone Caribbean

Studies from Grenada and Barbados

  • Paula L. Aymer

About this book


This book examines the evangelical Christian worship focusing primarily in the island-state of Grenada.  The study is based upon the author’s detailed study of Pentecostal communities in that island-state as well as her own background in Barbados. The study traces the development of Pentecostal religious communities from Eighteenth- and Nineteenth-Century Wesleyan Methodist movement.  


British colonial religion European missionaries Wesleyan Methodists Slave colonies Pentecostals

Authors and affiliations

  • Paula L. Aymer
    • 1
  1. 1. Tufts UniversityMedfordUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s) 2016
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, New York
  • eBook Packages Social Sciences
  • Print ISBN 978-1-137-56114-5
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-56115-2
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