Diplôme de Docteur de Théologie Protestante (Ph.D equivalent in Theology), University of Strasbourg, France.

Master of Divinity (Christian Education), Assemblies of God Theological Seminary, Springfield, MO, USA.
Master of Arts (Biblical Languages), Assemblies of God Theological Seminary, Springfield, MO, USA.
Bachelor of Arts (Theology), Continental Theological Seminary, Brussels, Belgium.

Activities

  • Senior Tutor in Theology, King's Evangelical Divinity School
  • Founding Director of ICHTHUS 21 – European Institute for Conciliation and Reconciliation Studies
  • Research Supervisor, Oxford Centre for Mission Studies (OCMS)
  • Visiting Lecturer in Global Pentecostalism, Faculté de Formation Théologique de Bruxelles, Eglise de Dieu en Belgique
  • Canon Theologian of the Order of St Leonard, Communion of Evangelical Episcopal Churches
  • Member of the Editorial board and contributor, The Journal of the European Pentecostal Theological Association


Selected Publications

"Pentecostalism in France: A Multiform and Ecumenical Movement of the Spirit?" in Global Renewal Christianity: Spirit-Empowered Movements Past, Present, and Future, vol. IV: Europe and North America, Vinson Synan & Amos Yong, eds (Lake Mary, FL: Charisma House Publishers, 2016). FORTHCOMING

"The Development of Pentecostalism in Francophone Europe”, in European Pentecostalism. Ed. William Kay and Anne Dyer. Global Pentecostal and Charismatic Studies, Vol. 6. Leiden: Brill, 2011.

"The Future(s) of Pentecostalism in Europe”, in European Pentecostalism. Ed. William Kay and Anne Dyer. Global Pentecostal and Charismatic Studies, Vol. 6. Leiden: Brill, 2011.

"Pentecostal Theology and Catholic Europe” (co-author), in European Pentecostalism. Ed. William Kay and Anne Dyer. Global Pentecostal and Charismatic Studies, Vol. 6. Leiden: Brill, 2011.

"Gypsies, Charismatic Movement among", in Cambridge Dictionary of Christianity. Ed. David M. Patte, 2010.

"Theme Eight: Mission and Unity – Ecclesiology and Mission" (co-author), in Edinburgh 2010 Volume II Witnessing to Christ Today. Edited by Daryl Balia and Kirsteen Kim. Oxford: Regnum, 2010.

"Ecumenism of the Spirit: Toward a Pentecostal Pedagogy of Reconciliation", in Pentecostalism and Christian Unity: Ecumenical Documents and Critical Assessments. Edited by Wolfgang Vondey. Eugene, OR: Pickwick Publications, 2010. 


Teaching Areas and Current Research Interests

  • Pentecostal-Charismatic Studies
  • Political Theology and European Studies
  • Biblical Theology
  • Church History
  • Messianic Judaism
  • The Educational Ministry of the Local Church


Resources and Bibliographies

Revd Dr Pfister's CV
Dr Pfister's complete Publications
ICHTHUS 21