Church of God


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Church of God is a name used by numerous, mostly unrelated Christian denominational bodies, most of which descend from either Pentecostal/Holiness or Adventist traditions.

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Major denominations

Pentecostal Movement

Pietist/Holiness Movement

  • Church of God (Anderson, Indiana).
    • Freikirchlicher Bund Gemeinde Gottes (Germany)
    • Church of God in Denmark
  • Church of God - German Canadian Mission Board
  • Church of God (Evening Light)[1]

Smaller and/or lesser known denominations

Anabaptist

Pentecostal Movement

Pietist/Holiness movement

Baptist

Adventist Churches of God

Sabbatarian Churches of God

Black Hebrews

Other denominations


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  • Church of God — (»Gemeine Gottes«), s. Baptisten …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Church of God —    I. Variations of the name Church of God are used by many Protestant denominations in the united States, as an expression of their founders desire to reconstitute the simple church of the New Testament.    In the 19th century United States,… …   Encyclopedia of Protestantism

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  • Church of God — any of numerous Protestant denominations that stress personal conversion, sanctification, the imminent return of Jesus Christ, baptism by immersion, and, among some, speaking in tongues. * * * Church of God, any one of a large number of… …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Church of God Theological Seminary — Church of God Theological Seminary, located in Cleveland, Tennessee, is the main theological training center for the Church of God (Cleveland). The school was founded in 1975 as the Church of God Graduate School of Christian Ministries . In 1978… …   Wikipedia

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