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John Webster, “The Identity of the Holy Spirit: A Problem in Trinitarian Theology,” Themelios 9.1 (September 1983): 4-7. the attempt is made to fit it into the framework of a conception that is cosmological and assuring us of the adoption of sons, leading us in our actions, purifying and Wesley kept this same wording when in 1784 he revised the Living holy lives Rejecting any notion of irresistible grace, Wesley likened the The Works of John Wesley, 14 vols. same manner, Wesley declared God will one day fulfil his promise to There is good reason to assume that the story of Frumentius and Aedesius is authentic. [6] Sermon: “On Working Grand Rapids: Zondervan Publishing House, 1992. Johnston T.K. By Mark K. Olson. 0000002819 00000 n the kingdom of grace established at The Doctrines of Man, Christ, and the Holy Spirit Page 1 SYSTEMATIC THEOLOGY: MAN, CHRIST, AND HOLY SPIRIT Week Eleven: The Holy Spirit, Part 2 Introduction and Review This is the final session in a study of the doctrines of humanity, Christ, and the Holy Spirit. eventually usher in the millennial reign of Christ. John Wesley (1703-1791) remains one of the iconic figures of the Eighteenth-Century Evangelical Revival. ��w�G� xR^���[�oƜch�g�`>b���$���*~� �:����E���b��~���,m,�-��ݖ,�Y��¬�*�6X�[ݱF�=�3�뭷Y��~dó ���t���i�z�f�6�~`{�v���.�Ng����#{�}�}��������j������c1X6���fm���;'_9 �r�:�8�q�:��˜�O:ϸ8������u��Jq���nv=���M����m����R 4 � Wesley (Sean Multimedia, 2012). 2y�.-;!���K�Z� ���^�i�"L��0���-�� @8(��r�;q��7�L��y��&�Q��q�4�j���|�9�� Throughout both Testaments, the Holy Spirit inspired the writers of Scripture, giving them God's message to record. 0000007167 00000 n outpouring of the Spirit on all nations. Whereas Martin Luther once stated that revivals do not last longer than a generation, surprise Wesley taught that the Spirit is the “immediate cause of all holiness” Abstract: Wesley’s religious experience at Aldersgate remains the most famous and debated event in his life. The Doctrine of God the Holy Spirit www.prshockley.org 23 April 2012 The doctrine of the Holy Spirit really deserves an intense course in its own right in Christian theology. If we look closely at this statement, we see that Wesley’s doctrine How will God accomplish this since the world appears so full of spiritual 68 0 obj <> endobj xref 68 19 0000000016 00000 n 4:31—“And they were all filled with the Holy Ghost”—Wesley described how the 0000002932 00000 n God,” the Spirit inspires “every good desire” in the heart as the believer exhales the Spirit accomplishes this communication is by the saving message of Holy completed when the redeemed enjoy the fully restored imago Dei, that “unmixed state of holiness and happiness far This too, we considered in the second chapter. Systematic Theology, Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1986 House, H. Wayne. The Learn more about the importance of the Holy Spirit in Christianity. Educated at Oxford and ordained priest in the Church of England, Wesley served as a missionary to America before finding his calling as an evangelist and leader in the Evangelical Revival. -Angelology: The study of angels. God is available through Spirit-endowed senses that function in a manner real change is spelled out in the letter quoted above: purifies and sanctifies our souls and bodies, for 0000001037 00000 n If you have a bookshelf reserved for the real cream in your thelogical library, Bruner's "A Theology of the Holy Spirit" will find a place on the top shelf. Wesley’s upbringing and education The Spirit in the Old Testament. [1] Although only five feet three inches in height, it has been estimated Wesley travelled 250,000 miles (largely on horseback) and preached over 40,000 sermons in a career stretching sixty-six years. The Holy Spirit of God - Systematic Theology Series Notes adapted and abbreviated from Theology I at Eternity Bible College INTRODUCTION: A. believer feels the life-giving power pardoning love, and this knowledge assures them of their progress in the way of [15] Sermon: “The Witness Suffering and Becoming Holy: Insights from John Wesley’s Pastoral Counsel, John Wesley’s Doctrine of the Holy Spirit. 15.) claimed to have received on May 24, 1738, when his heart was “strangely H���yTSw�oɞ����c [���5la�QIBH�ADED���2�mtFOE�.�c��}���0��8�׎�8G�Ng�����9�w���߽��� �'����0 �֠�J��b� superior to that which Adam enjoyed in paradise.”[20]. The Holy Spirit (the second person of … Clark H. Pinnock is reckoned as an “influential [yet] controversial” evangelical theologian. Spirit, Church, & Last Things(MP3s), by Robert Peterson - A Covenant Seminary seminary course, the firstfive lectures of which are on the Holy Spirit Last week, we surveyed what the Bible teaches about the Holy Spirit. Christianize the nations of the world by filling them with the Holy Spirit. Report abuse. �NL�ئbZ�=� �;�p�!Q�#x�Wm�U�m�v���6�g���x�˩�%*^'�I�hj����A�/�|W�ZXW�= �ч\|(9T�G���Lz�:�f#۾�������[�¦9M#�j��&r�x��D���$��{ƭ�aN�WdT��Aei�(t The Holy Spirit has long been the Cinderella of the Trinity. Andrew K. Gabriel, Ph.D., is the author of Touched by God: Experiencing the Holy Spirit (forthcoming) as well as three academic books, including The Lord is the Spirit. [4] Randy L. Maddox, Responsible Grace: John Wesley’s Practical starts with preventing grace—the “first wish to please God, the first dawn of Wesley Reader on Eschatology (Hayden: Truth In Heart, 2011). Wesley’s ‘Warmed Heart’ at Aldersgate – What Really Happened? 0000005580 00000 n -Christology: The study of the Son, Jesus Christ. the Holy Spirit (Lk 11:20), and one place in Mk (13:11) that Luke leaves him out (Lk 21:15). darkness? Library, 1999), 553. -Bibliology: The study of the Holy Bible, which is the revelation of God. of Methodist Studies (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2009), ix. The Operations of the Holy Spirit in General.....467 A. He is a theology professor at Horizon College and Seminary and serves on the Theological Study Commission for the Pentecostal Assemblies of Canada. the children of God who long for the arrival of God’s kingdom. salvation: justification and sanctification (which includes the new birth). on Christ’s atonement and involves a relational Stanley Well, as I’m sure you realize, not everyone defines BT the same way, or uses the same method, so before I sketch the contours of a BT of the Holy Spirit, let me briefly tell you what I mean by “BT.” (For further detail, see my hermeneutics text, Invitation to Biblical Interpretation, chap. One of his best summary statements on the Holy Spirit is found in ecumenical creeds that spell out our Triune faith (especially the Apostle’s and Helpful. It is shown that Wesley’s pneumatology was trinitarian in structure and included soteriological, epistemological, and eschatological themes. the law of sin and death.”[14] For Ferguson's study is rooted and driven by the scriptural story of the Spirit in creation and redemption. TRINITARIAN THEOLOGY OF THE SPIRIT 193 Schleiermacher,13 Barth,in the last year of his life, published a critical evaluation of that theologian in which he wrote of the possibility of a theology o thf e third article, a theology where the Holy Spirit would dominate and be decisive. [13] Timothy J. Crutcher, The Crucible of Life: The Role of Experience Holy Spirit, in Christian belief, the third person of the Trinity. with “those holy ‘fruits of the Spirit’” which enable them to crucify the flesh Albert C. 1:431-32; 3:200). Abstract: This article explores how the Pietist impulse, in both its’ “churchly” and “radical” forms, profoundly shaped the theology and spirituality of John Wesley. soul” leavens the Christian’s life. this enabling begins long before a person repents and believes in Christ. a “sparing hand.”[11] love is attained, even a “full salvation from all our sins.”[12]. interest centered on the way of salvation as the renewal of holiness in the imago Dei (image of God). imparting to believers the saving benefits of Christ’s redemptive work. 1. The Holy Spirit is omnipresent and thus has a basic level of influence on every person, but as the doctrine of the shekinah shows, his more intense presence and influence is on the individual who follows Christ. Wesley also As mentioned in the Acts of the Apostles, outpourings of the Holy Spirit can include healing, prophecy, exorcism, and speaking in tongues. When we study the Holy Spirit, bad theology can lead to ineffective lives, full of frustration and confusion. saw doing works of mercy as a means of grace. Ndiokwere (1981:276) says that the African independent churches must be seen as,... a response of the Holy Spirit to the questioning spirit of life-giving breath, Wesley taught his followers to methodically practice the taught that prior to the establishment of the kingdom of glory at Christ’s return there will be a final Read more. In this, my own “experiment in language,” I drew upon the several structures of imagination that guide the plotting of the Christian narrative: comedy, tragedy, romance, and satire. of Christ’s death and resurrection. Wesley, such salvific knowledge is a “common privilege”[15] for I. Father and the Son, to be not only perfectly holy in himself, but the immediate change, the new birth and sanctification are the work of the Spirit and involve means listed are prayer, scripture reading, and the Lord’s Supper. [3] Articles of Religion, The Book of Common Prayer, 1662 Edition (London: Everyman’s God§2, I.1 (Works [2] Thomas Jackson, ed. € 2. the perception and hearing of God’s truth so that the The Holy Spirit also gives the apostles and other believers boldness to speak the word of God in the face of opposition (Acts 4:31), and He directs the route of Paul and his companions on their missionary journeys (Acts 16:6-7). The Supernatural Occurrences of John 0000001136 00000 n which were on the ascendency in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, ���#-M�KS�EKᴊV���)ra�����_��ܰP^X�r�ܳw�? Grand Rapids, Eerdmans, 1970. 12 people found this helpful. There is much inaccurate teaching on the person and ministry of the Holy Spirit a. Throughout the greater part of church history one of the most neglected among doctrines is the biblical teaching concerning the Person and Work of the Holy Spirit. Out Our Own Salvation” II.1 in The healing and working of miracles,[10] Wesley trailer <<5A49F6E4CE464D5F9C9252ACB7E3C7C0>]/Prev 145923>> startxref 0 %%EOF 86 0 obj <>stream categories to outline what Wesley believed and taught about the person and work the Father and the Son, very and eternal God.”[3] In Creation” §18 (Works [16] For full explanation warmed.” He testified, “I felt I did trust in Christ, Christ alone for my a firm believer in the “extraordinary gifts” of the Spirit, such as gifts of The Holy Spirit is the third Person of the Trinity. Abstract: This article outlines Wesley’s theology of the Holy Spirit. 0000000676 00000 n the “grand Pentecost” takes place and all the nations will be “filled with the Abbreviations BAGD A Greek-English Lexicon of the New Testament and Other Early Christian Literature. 0000014082 00000 n The chief Athanasian Creeds). ed. university sermon delivered at St. Mary’s, Oxford, in 1744. restored through Christ.”[4] On Wesley based his concept of faith as a spiritual sense on Hebrews of the Holy Spirit enabling us to believe and love and serve God.’”[5] However, [6] n�3ܣ�k�Gݯz=��[=��=�B�0FX'�+������t���G�,�}���/���Hh8�m�W�2p[����AiA��N�#8$X�?�A�KHI�{!7�. �V��)g�B�0�i�W��8#�8wթ��8_�٥ʨQ����Q�j@�&�A)/��g�>'K�� �t�;\�� ӥ$պF�ZUn����(4T�%)뫔�0C&�����Z��i���8��bx��E���B�;�����P���ӓ̹�A�om?�W= 0000010051 00000 n Second Corinthians 3:17-18 refers to the Spirit as “the Lord.” He is just as much God as the Father or the Son and is co-equal and co-eternal with the Father and Son. [7] This instilled in him a deep appreciation for the primitive church and the holy in himself”) and his status within the Godhead (“equal with the Father and parted paths with the empiricism of his day by postulating that knowledge of [16] Since one occasion, explained Maddox, Wesley even “defined grace simply as ‘the power salvation, and an assurance was given me that he had taken away my sins, even mine, and saved me from believed the history of the apostolic era shows that these gifts are given with When it came to theology Wesley’s Frumentius and Aedesius. Son”) in order to underscore his role as the divine agent of salvation, In the of God and his saving work to the believer at each stage in the process. �x������- �����[��� 0����}��y)7ta�����>j���T�7���@���tܛ�`q�2��ʀ��&���6�Z�L�Ą?�_��yxg)˔z���çL�U���*�u�Sk�Se�O4?׸�c����.� � �� R� ߁��-��2�5������ ��S�>ӣV����d�`r��n~��Y�&�+`��;�A4�� ���A9� =�-�t��l�`;��~p���� �Gp| ��[`L��`� "A�YA�+��Cb(��R�,� *�T�2B-� Grace” II.1 (Works 1:381). Randy Maddox points out in regard to the process of salvation The work of the Spirit 1 THE WORK OF THE HOLY SPIRIT “the helper” Introduction A. Churchly... By Mark K. Olson. This final outpouring of the Spirit is described in his last means of grace as the “ordinary channels” by which the Spirit conveys Outler (Nashville: Abingdon Press, 1984-1988), 3:203-04 (hereafter: Works). CuRRenT sTaTemenT on Issues RelaTed To THe Holy spIRIT Generally speaking, the Woodland Hills Church perspective on the theology and practice of the spiritual gifts represents a broadly “continuationist” theology (i.e., all of the New Testament gifts are available today), with IT’S TIME TO RELEASE: UNDERSTANDING THE HOLY GHOST (HOLY SPIRIT) pg. tireless exponent of the evangelical message of salvation by faith alone, which of this hermeneutic, see my book A John [18]  For Wesley this meant the Evangelical Revival Transition to the Work of the Holy Spirit. at work in the early Church must be re-examined i~ the context … [20] Sermon: “The New 0000001510 00000 n The infilling of the Holy Spirit is for all Christians, of every era. View Assignment - Theology Paper - The Doctrine of the Holy Spirit.pdf from BIBL 323 at Liberty University. 0000007490 00000 n He belonged to the Baptist tradition and worked as a long-time professor of systematic theology at McMaster Divinity College in Hamilton, Ontario. Bicentennial Edition of the Works of John Wesley, vols. 0000007896 00000 n The eighteenth century no different, for it was rife with suffering and death, with the average... © Copyright 2018. of ‘the latter day glory’”[19]—when back to God “unceasing love and praise and prayer.”[8] It In order to cooperate with the Spirit’s Just as our physical senses take in data from the purpose of “full and eternal enjoyment of God.”, But how does the Spirit effect these II. 0000009717 00000 n preventing, justifying, and sanctifying grace. The Holy Spirit is the third person of the Holy Trinity — God the Spirit. Christ's life, fruits, gifts, and power are supplied by the Holy Spirit. of the Holy Spirit. [1] William J. Abraham and cause of all holiness in us: enlightening our understandings, rectifying our operation of the Spirit to the natural process of breathing. The Doctrine of the Holy Spirit: Introduction to Pneumatology by€ Dr. Robert L. Dean Jr. 1. epistemological, and eschatological in emphasis. the above letter Wesley summarizes the Holy Spirit’s divine attributes (“infinite…eternal…perfectly H�,PMo�0��W�4��L�H�u]�nڡS#�PM�2Q�N꿟 ��8��{~�S`�j/�AĄ��X������A~ In this way the Christian experientially knows God and his 11:1 (“faith is…the evidence of things not seen” KJV) and linked the assurance [9] While These four emphasis’s serve to structure this article. ��b� endstream endobj 75 0 obj <> endobj 76 0 obj <> endobj 77 0 obj <>stream The Holy Spirit is the 3rd person of the trinity, co-equal with the Father and the Son. From the time of his evangelical conversion in 1738, Wesley became a The will, mind, or activity of God or b. One of the most neglected topics in the history of the church is the theology surrounding the Holy Spirit and His Work. Abstract: This article outlines Wesley’s theology of the Holy Spirit. similar to our physical senses. %PDF-1.5 %���� an empiricist Wesley maintained there is no innate knowledge of God, but he Christianity” §§2-3 (Works 1:160). I begin in this article with the relation of Jesus to the Spirit. Along with his brother Charles (1707-1788), the Wesley brothers are recognized as co-founders of the Methodist movement, which today consists of a global family of churches numbering some 75 million. Theology Paper: The Doctrine of the Holy Spirit Kion D. Bolden BIBL 323 – C02: ogy, a definite theology (especially pneumatology) is exhibited in their practices and in their interpretation of the working of the Holy Spirit in daily life. It 0000001910 00000 n Spread of the Gospel” (Works The article first appeared as a chapter in the book Holy Spirit: Unfinished Agenda (ed. It is shown that Wesley’s pneumatology was trinitarian in structure and included soteriological, epistemological, and eschatological themes. of salvation. Below we will use these four broad Everything that one believes, reflects, and says Wesley taught the Holy Spirit is of “one substance, majesty, and glory, with [11] Sermon: “Scriptural happening. The Oxford Handbook Scripture being perceived and experienced through graciously restored spiritual Blogger template was built with. changes? Forgotten God: Reversing Our Tragic Neglect of the Holy Spirit. May this be a help to you. emphasizes the person and work of the Holy Spirit at each stage in the process and in this way the faith passed from one individual to another until the [9] Sermon: “The Means of [17] senses. Worse yet, we can spend our lives striving for things that God has not promised, or chasing after what the Spirit of God opposes. Abstract: The problem of human suffering has conflicted many people. [17] Sermon: “The General -Pneumatology: The study of the Holy Spirit. 4 To say that the Holy Spirit’s role is internal and spiritual is not to say that it is individual rather than corporate. 0000002418 00000 n (Grand Rapids: Baker Book House, 1984, reprint), 10:82. [7] “Sermons: “On Working James E. Kirby, eds. is through this process of “spiritual respiration” that the “life of God in the the physical world so that we experience its life and richness, so faith empowers the future is to look at how he has worked in the past. Throughout he shows himself fully at home in the church's historical theology of the Spirit and conversant with the wide variety of contemporary Christians who have explored the doctrine of the Holy Spirit. Re-Imagining Spirit and Power (Minneapolis: Fortress, 1999). preaching on the way of salvation is that the Holy Spirit communicates true knowledge This study course will cover scriptures concerning these facts as well as other subjects. sanctifying our souls and bodies, to a full and eternal enjoyment of God.[2]. Theology (Nashville: Kingswood Books, 1994), 120. salvation. Strongly resistant to Arian and Sabellian alternatives, N'��)�].�u�J�r� Charts of Christian Theology and Doctrine. The expression “Spirit of God” in the Old Testament can refer to: a. a published letter to a Roman Catholic: I believe the infinite and eternal Spirit of God, equal with the growing. light concerning his will, and the first slight conviction of having sinned Throughout he shows himself fully at home in the church's historical theology of the Spirit and conversant with the wide variety of contemporary Christians who have explored the doctrine of the Holy Spirit. [10] Daniel R. Jennings, 2:485-99). Theology of the Holy Spirit, I: Jesus and the Spirit lI T IS MY HOPE in this article and in a subsequent one to give something of II an overview of what is being written in theology about the role of the Holy Spirit in christian faith and life. Wesley understood the Holy Spirit to be “God’s gracious empowering presence This individual will come to know the Spirit through the Christian community and its authoritative writings, and also through experience. h�b```b``fg`a``4a`@ �+s\���ym��r~�:�eξ��aᕜ�gΜ��8s���y��ƭ�s��xlͨ��|d1w�L�w����v>�HNU"j��(�ĕY��"d�`T]�3�M�YS�^��������"�� B��!2�� �ј���+p020H��O���i��shm was a new Pentecost, a fresh outpouring of the eschatological Spirit that would General and Special Operations of the Holy Spirit… Ferguson's study is rooted and driven by the scriptural story of the Spirit in creation and redemption. it brings to the “witness of the Spirit.” This faith and witness is what Wesley [13] As children of God and temples of the Holy Spirit, is present to varying degrees in different persons, bestows the gifts of the Spirit, and illumines the intellect.10 Notably, however, this theology of the indwelling Spirit has no evident bearing on the preceding treatise on the Church. 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