A History of the Charismatic Movement

273E A History of the Charismatic Movement

The phenomenon of the Charismatic-Pentecostal Movement has had and continues to have a profound impact on the course of Christianity in the world.  A consideration of the history of the movement provides an important means of evaluating the Biblical soundness of its teachings and practices, whether to be emulated or shunned.  The course will present the lives and beliefs of some of the leaders of the movement during the last century up to the present, its important affect on the ecumenical movement, and how it relates to the Bible and prophecy.