By Martin William Mittelstadt

During this first learn of its type, famous Pentecostal Lucan student Martin Mittelstadt has undertaken an in depth exam of Pentecostal scholarship with an eye fixed towards assessing the effect of Luke-Acts upon it. starting with Azusa road and carrying on with to the current Mittelstadt: 1) strains the emergence of Pentecostal scholarship within the educational industry with a few of the responses to the catalytic paintings of James D.G. Dunn, 2) examines the impact of Luke-Acts on narrative theology, missiology, therapeutic and exorcism, the function of ladies, non secular formation, and Oneness theology, and three) identifies Pentecostal contributions within the sector of social ethics, peace-making, ache and persecution, ecumenism, globalization, and post-modernity. The paintings concludes with observations on percentages for destiny engagement and an in depth bibliography.

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