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Pentecostalism and Business

Syllabus of the Sub-subject - Pentecostals (Protestants): Ethics and Business.

  1. Introduction to Pentecostalism (Protestant - Christianity)
  2. Doctrinal Principles of the Pentecostals
  3. Pentecostals in the World
  4. Pentecostal Business People
    1. Cyril Ramaphosa
    2. Howard Ahmanson
    3. Steve Strang
The sub-subject “Pentecostals: Ethics and Business” is part of the following programs:
  1. Doctorates: Religion and Business, America, Europe, Africa
  2. Professional Master's Program in International Business

Learning materials in English or Spanish Pentecostales French PentecôtistesPortuguese Pentecostais

Sample of the Sub-subject: Pentecostals (Ethics and Business)
Pentecostals Business

Description of the Sub-Subject: Pentecostals.

Pentecostalism is a movement of renewal within Protestant Christianity that places special emphasis on a direct personal experience of God through baptism with the Holy Spirit.

  1. Pentecostals lack a central body that led the community
  2. This movement emerged in 1901 in Kansas
  3. Today, there are many Pentecostals arch-conservatives
  4. There are 740 recognised Pentecostal denomination
  5. Pentecostals believe that salvation is a gift that Christ made to the humanity when he was crucified, this salvation is achieved only by the faith.
  6. Also, they believe in the Divine Holiness; even some Pentecostals claim to have been cured using prayer and faith.
  7. They are also convinced that Christ will return to the earth.
  8. All Pentecostal should collaborate in financing his Church
  9. Pentecostals say that they can speak several languages (Glossolalia) for work and grace of the Holy Spirit

Belief in the Holy Trinity.

There are two branches:

  1. Trinitarian Pentecostals: belief in the Holy Trinity
  2. Unitarian Pentecostals: do not accept the Trinity

There are between 250 and 279 million (4 percent of the world's population) of Pentecostals in the United States, Latin America, Sub-Saharan Africa, and South Korea.

Sub-Saharan Africa is the largest percentage of Pentecostals (44%), followed by America (37%) and Asia-Pacific (16%).

Some famous Pentecostals: Denzel Washington, Axl Rose, Jerry Lee Lewis, Little Richard, Megan Fox, John Ashcroft (former Attorney General of the United States), Howard Ahmanson, Steve Strang, and Cyril Ramaphosa.

Cyril Ramaphosa (South African Businessman)

Pentecostals Ethics

Howard Ahmanson Pentecostal Businessman

Religion and Global Business

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