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Making Black Los AngelesClass, Gender, and Community, 1850-1917$
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Marne L. Campbell

Print publication date: 2016

Print ISBN-13: 9781469629278

Published to North Carolina Scholarship Online: May 2017

DOI: 10.5149/northcarolina/9781469629278.001.0001

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They Were All Filled with the Holy Ghost!

They Were All Filled with the Holy Ghost!

The Early Years of the Azusa Street Revival

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(p.132) 5 They Were All Filled with the Holy Ghost!
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Making Black Los Angeles
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Marne L. Campbell

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University of North Carolina Press
DOI:10.5149/northcarolina/9781469629278.003.0005

Chapter 5, “They Were All Filled With the Holy Ghost!,” emphasizes the role of African American religious institutions, focusing primarily on the early years of the Azusa Street Revival, 1906 – 1908, a multiracial cultural event which marked the beginning of modern Pentecostalism. It investigates the individual histories of the movement’s founder, William J. Seymour, and his teacher, Charles Fox Parham, the movement’s multiracial constituency, and specific activities of laypeople within the movement. This chapter contextualizes the Pentecostalism in Los Angeles as illustrative of the city’s multicultural and multiracial characteristics.

Keywords:   Pentecostalism, Working-Class, Los Angeles, Multi-racial, Women, Azusa Street Revival, William J. Seymour, Religious Revivals

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