William Joseph Seymour:

The father of Pentecostalism

William Joseph Seymour 


+ Introduction                                  

+ Early Life

+ Texas Years

+ Azusa Street: Beginnings

+ Azusa Street: The Message

+ Azusa Street: Impact

+ The Downfall of Seymour’s Vision

+ Conclusions

+ Bibliography



William Joseph Seymour was the revival leader at Azusa Street that started the Modern Pentecostal movement. His contribution to American Protestantism is seen not only through this achievement but in his vision of racial and gender equality in the church.


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