Is #Pentecostalism quintessentially AMERICAN?

Posted by Asen Shudov in Facebook's Pentecostal Theology Group View the Original Post

Do you agree with the following statement:

Pentecostalism is quintessentially American. It began (although there were pre-shocks for centuries) in the multi-ethnic Azusa Street Revival in Los Angeles, Calif. It is arguably our most influential export of any kind.

It is taken from DAVID HOUSHOLDER’s 10 Things You Didn’t Know About Pentecostals
http://www.charismanews.com/opinion/44242-10-things-you-didn-t-know-about-pentecostals

Hughes Protzman [03/09/2015 9:27 AM]
That’s part of the problem because Jesus and the Holy Spirit are not American they are part of the Godhead which is Yahweh God who is not American. many times what’s been exported has had a cultural baggage to it when father God wants us to just connect with him in whatever culture we reside.

Asen Shudov [03/09/2015 11:00 AM]
http://www.pentecostaltheology.com/

Pentecostal Theology [03/13/2015 2:02 PM]
Quintessentially Jewish is perhaps better said: http://www.pentecostaltheology.com/pentecostalism-is-quintessentially-american/

Pack Rat [03/18/2015 2:37 PM]
With .5 Billion pentecostals in the world today, how can anyone say Pentecostalism is quintessentially American?

John Kissinger [03/18/2015 3:40 PM]
and this coming from a baptist http://www.christianitytoday.com/edstetzer/2014/november/why-are-pentecostals-growing.html?paging=off

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