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THE-002 Spirituality and Pentecostal Theology / Espiritualidad y Teología Pentecostal
50 hours (5 weeks).
September 2021 - Present.
Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to: Recognize the relationship between the Pentecostal movement and Holiness movements; mention and affirm the five (5) theological foundations of the Pentecostal Movement; appreciate the voices of Pentecostals impacted by experiences with the Holy Spirit; identify new Pentecostal voices that serve as role models for life today; value their Pentecostal experience as a starting point to interact with the new knowledge they will acquire in later courses; emphasize the value of the Pentecostal faith and its implications for community life and church evangelism.
Instruction is offered completely online or in synchronous format through the use of study guides, required and supplemental readings, quizzes, homework, lab-required interaction with the instructor, and/or final exams. The course assesses students’ end-of-course knowledge and skills in an online format. Major topics taught in this course include an introduction to the study of the roots, origins and challenges of the initial period of the Pentecostal movement. Particular attention will be paid to the different Pentecostal currents that have impacted the Americas.
In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 3 semester hours in Introduction to Theology, Introduction to Pneumatology, or Introduction to Spirituality (9/21).