Pentecostal Family

All timeline entries for this religious group

Events by Name
Assemblies of God Founded

The Assemblies of God started with a handful of Pentecostal ministers in Hot Springs, Arkansas in April 1914, but would grow into a global phenomenon.

Church of God (Cleveland, TN)

The Church of God (Cleveland, TN) was founded in 1886 and is the oldest Pentecostal denomination in the United States.

Church of God in Christ

The Church of God in Christ was formed in 1897 in Mississippi. It is the oldest and largest black Pentecostal body in the United States.

Dennis Bennett's Charismatic Outpouring

In 1960, Dennis Bennett's public announcement of his baptism by the Holy Spirit led to the Second Wave of Charismatic Christianity in America.

Pat Robertson Founds Christian Broadcasting Network

In 1961, Pat Robertson founded the Christian Broadcast Network, which became a multi-million dollar outlet for Christian television.

William Seymour and Azusa Street Revival

The Azusa Street Revival (1906-1915) was a defining event for early Pentecostalism and functioned as the catalyst to the growth of American Pentecostalism.

Biographies by Last Name
McPherson, Aimee Semple

American evangelist and gifted preacher, Aimee Semple McPherson (1890-1944) was the founder of the International Church of the Foursquare Gospel, a Pentecostal denomination.

Robertson, Marion "Pat"

Pat Robertson (1930-present) became a prominent media and political figure in the New Christian Right during the 1980s and '90s.

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