Jack Jenkins and the Rise of the New Charismatic Christians
Jan 26th, 2019 by Beliefs
Charismatic Christians are spiritually related to Pentecostals through certain spiritual practices, including divine healing, prophecy and speaking in tongues. Pew Research Center estimates there are just over 300 million Charismatics worldwide.
Religion News Service reporter Jack Jenkins has been following Charismatics as their rituals and beliefs evolve into a modern political/spiritual hybrid. Jenkins joined producer Jonathan Woodward via Skype; talking through developments in the rise of a politically strengthened Charismatic movement.