- This term generically refers to a wide spectrum of Christians who emphasize the authority of the Scripturesand the need for personal conversion; thus, evangelicals are characterized not only by making a personal commitment toChrist but also by witnessing the Gospel, both at home and in public.
Glossary of theological terms. John T. Ford. 2014.
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