The End of Tongues? Responding to Gabriel, Stewart and Shanahan

David Wells, Randall Holm, Van Johnson, Andrew K. Gabriel, Adam Stewart


The remarks of these three respondents to Gabriel, Stewart, and Shanahan’s “Changing Conceptions of Speaking in Tongues and Spirit Baptism Among Canadian Pentecostal Clergy” were initially presented at the Canadian Symposium, an annual gathering  of the Canadian Pentecostal Research Network, held in conjunction with the annual meeting of the Society for Pentecostal Studies. The session took place at Life Pacific College in San Dimas, California on March 10, 2016. The piece concludes with Gabriel and Stewart’s reply to the respondents, demonstrating that this conversation is an ongoing dialogue.


Pentecostalism; theology; initial evidence; speaking in tongues

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