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Biblical Interpretation in Pentecostal Christianity

  • Lovemore Togarasei
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Abstract

Considering the centrality of the Bible in Pentecostal Christianity, this chapter seeks to establish how Pentecostals in Zimbabwe interpret the Bible. It begins with a general discussion of biblical interpretation in Africa. This is then followed by a review of other scholars’ work on biblical interpretation by Pentecostals in other countries. This is followed by a look into biblical interpretation in Pentecostal churches in Zimbabwe. To do so, the chapter mainly relies on sermons by leading Pentecostal preachers in Zimbabwe today.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Lovemore Togarasei
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  1. 1.Department of TRSUniversity of BotswanaGaboroneBotswana

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