Pentecostal means the power from above that once bestowed upon a believer shows evidence through speaking in unknown tongues, while Apostolic means the ones sent by God. It refers to the apostles that were the early Christians, spreading the teachings of Jesus.
What is the meaning of being Pentecostal?
(Entry 1 of 2) 1 : of, relating to, or suggesting Pentecost. 2 : of, relating to, or constituting any of various Christian religious bodies that emphasize individual experiences of grace, spiritual gifts (such as glossolalia and faith healing), expressive worship, and evangelism.
Can Pentecostals wear pants?
Women in United Pentecostal churches look different from females in most other Christian denominations: They dont wear slacks. This is just one of the Pentecostal dress rules. When a woman wears an immodest dress, she begins to think of herself as seductive and acts accordingly, says the UPCI Positional Papers.
Why do Pentecostals have long hair?
All women, like myself, have been raised in the Apostolic Pentecostal movement, and all of them have long, uncut hair, as do I. Long hair–to us–represents glory. Its our protection. It also shows that we are in submission to our husbands, and it is for the glory of God, Zeigler said.