Christians and demons on the battlefield. Spiritual warfare in the Italian Pentecostal worship songs


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Neo-Pentecostalism, Italy, worship songs, Christian charismatics, military


Pentecostal worship songs, especially these related to charismatic communities, emphasize the presence as well as the power of the Almighty. God is believed to be the major donor of miracles and also, the supreme Commander responsible for the individual’s victory in their spiritual warfare. The principal objective of this article is to analyse the linguistic content of the Italian Pentecostal worship songs which are being performer by the Neo-charismatic (Third Wave) churches, interested in the question of a spiritual battle. Careful attention will be given to the linguistic means of evaluation.