In 2002, consultants Gary Williams and Robert Miller analyzed the decision-making styles of 1,600 American executives and classified them into five categories: charismatic
, thinker, skeptic, follower and controller.
are more open to worship styles that are different from their own traditions.
Global Pentecostal and Charismatic
Studies; Volume 22
The Rise of Charismatic
Catholicism in Latin America.
Also, a charismatic
person, it seems, has three traits: they feel emotions strongly themselves, they induce these emotions in others, and they themselves are immune to the influence of other charismatic
Historically, Pentecostals and Charismatics
have a relatively young tradition.
The New International Dictionary of Pentecostal and Charismatic
Movements, Stanley M.
Movement in the Catholic Church began in the late 1960s, just after the Second Vatican Council.
The ecumenical movement has taken several forms, all of which have caused baptism to be reappraised: institutional changes, theological developments, and the liturgical and charismatic
attract their following by preaching simple, even saccharine sermons, and the young people are attracted by the plain language, the singing and dancing," said Rev Estevao Bittencourt, theology professor at Rio's Sao Bento Monastery.
The classic theorizing on charismatic
leaders and crisis, and the heightened need and search for charismatics
during such times suggests a positive correlation between crisis variables and indicators of charisma.
were traditionally associated with radical transformation, the study of charisma was seen as a potential source of new ideas with which to effect this needed change.
Csordas offers an anthropological viewpoint and attempts to show that, in spite of their novel behavior, Catholic charismatics
can be understood in terms of contemporary culture.
It's just that the really obvious charismatics
have them in abundance.
distrusted Falwell, fundamentalists disliked Robertson, and mainstream evangelicals and Southern Baptists were skeptical of both.