evangelistic evangelistic  /i ˈvæn dʒə lɪ stɪk/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) relating to or promoting the preaching and dissemination of the Christian gospel
  2. (adj) marked by ardent or zealous enthusiasm for a cause

Usage(s):

  1. They are members of the Forever Family, a youth-oriented evangelistic group.
  2. There stood Jimmy Swaggart, 52, the king of evangelistic video, ready to confront the ugly rumors that were encircling his busy, buzzing gospel conglomerate.
  3. The greatest cooperative evangelistic movement of the past half-century got under way this week.

News

  1. Franklin Graham Says Obama Yet to Respond to IRS Targeting

    Franklin Graham said he is still waiting for President Obama to respond to his letter about Internal Revenue Service agents' possible targeting of Tea Party and conservative groups, including the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association and Samaritan's Purse that he leads.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: The Christian Post

  2. Will Graham's 'Celebration of Peace' in Kenya Leads Hundreds to Jesus

    Fifty-three years after his grandfather, Billy Graham, preached the Gospel in the Kenyan city of Kisumu, Will Graham spoke at the Jomo Kenyatta Sports Ground where hundreds of people accepted his invitation to make a decision for Jesus Christ on Friday, the first day of the 3-day evangelistic event.
    on June 8, 2013     Source: The Christian Post

Quotes

  1. "I'm positive, but not evangelistic," Walsh said. "I'm pragmatically doing everything my physicians recommend, and I'm working my way through it. I always felt I'll accept my fate as it unfolds. I have no regrets and, when it was...
    on Nov 10, 2006 By: Bill Walsh Source: USA Today

  2. Speaking at New Orleans Arena on March 12, Graham said, "this is probably the last evangelistic sermon I'll ever preach."
    on Mar 14, 2006 By: Billy Graham Source: Raleigh Biblical Recorder

  3. Finally, Dr. Ted Baehr, Founder and Publisher of Movieguide® and chairman of the Christian Film & Television Commission®, said, "A brilliant writer, Dan Wooding, who has authored over 40 books, has written a wonderful, compelling, evangelistic...
    on Jun 13, 2010 By: Ted Baehr Source: Continentalnews.net (blog)

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