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Encountering Jesus in African Christianity: A Ghanaian evangelical/pentecostal thought on faith, experience, and hope in Christ

J. Kwabena Asamoah-Gyadu
HTS Teologiese Studies / Theological Studies | Vol 62, No 2 | a363 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.4102/hts.v62i2.363 | © 2006 J. Kwabena Asamoah-Gyadu | This work is licensed under CC Attribution 4.0
Submitted: 15 September 2006 | Published: 17 September 2006

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J. Kwabena Asamoah-Gyadu, Unversity of Pretoria, South Africa

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This article constitutes a preliminary attempt at reflecting upon Ghana’s journey with a particular tradition within the Christian faith. The author discusses the relevance of Jesus in the contemporary Evangelical/Pentecostal Churches by taking a closer look at how the person of Christ and other elements of evangelical spirituality are appropriated within the indigenous cultural matrix of the country.


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