Bylaws & History


View our Bylaws: Bylaws_SPS_3.2.19.pdf

History of the Society and Past Presidents

View the SPS Officers (including past presidents), Administrators, and Editors from 1970 to Present (PDF)

The Beginnings of the Society for Pentecostal Studies (PDF) by Vinson Synan

SPS 30th Anniversary Monograph (PDF)

Commemorating thirty years of annual meetings (1971-2001)

SPS 4th Decade (PDF)

Commemorating our fourth decade of annual meetings (2002-2012)

SPS 50th Anniversary Monograph (PDF)

Commemorating fifty years of annual meetings (1971-2021)

View the report of the society's organizational meeting (PDF) as it appeared in the Pentecostal Holiness Advocate 54:18 (January 2, 1971).

Programs for each annual meeting from 2002 to the present are on the Past Meetings page.