About the Journal

Focus and Scope

Australasian Pentecostal Studies intends to promote research about pentecostal and charismatic movements, as well as the work of pentecostal scholars.  It invites contributions from Australasian scholars, but also has a worldwide mandate in this era of globalizing Christianity.  It has a three-fold goal: to be interdisciplinary, integrative and highly contextualised.

APS is an Excellence in Research Australia (ERA) listed Journal, ID: 200191.

ISSN 1440-1991


Peer Review Process

All submissions are subjected to confidential peer review by experts in the field. Reviewers will judge papers according to the following requirements:

  • Demonstrates appropriate structure and is logical and coherent                                                               
  • Written expression is clear, accurate and readable                                                          
  • Demonstrates potential to stimulate thought and discussion among readers
  • Contributes to scholarship                                                          
  • Grounded in valid methodology properly applied
  • Relevant to the purposes of APS

Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.

Editorial Board

Editor in Chief:

Jacqueline Grey (Alphacrucis College, Sydney, Australia)

Book Review Editor:

Paul Oslington (Alphacrucis College, Sydney, Australia).

Editorial Board:

Allan Anderson (University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK)

Denise Austin (Alphacrucis College, Brisbane, Australia)

John Capper (University of Divinity, Melbourne, Australia)

Mark Hutchinson (Alphacrucis College, Sydney, Australia)

Matthew del Nevo (Catholic Institute of Sydney, Sydney, Australia)

Adam White (Alphacrucis College, Sydney, Australia)

Amos Yong (Fuller Theological Seminary, Pasadena, USA)

Australasian Pentecostal Studies appears annually and in special additions as may occasionally occur.  The costs of the journal are underwritten by the generous sponsorship of Alphacrucis College.

Sources of Support

Australasian Pentecostal Studies is sponsored by Alphacrucis College.