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Knowing the Holy Spirit Through the Old Testament by Christopher J. H. Wright

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Published by IVP Academic .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Religion,
  • O.T,
  • Old Testament Study Guide,
  • Religion - Theology,
  • Theology,
  • Holy Spirit,
  • Biblical Criticism & Interpretation - Old Testament,
  • Christian Theology - Pneumatology,
  • Bible,
  • Biblical Studies - Old Testament,
  • Biblical teaching,
  • Bible - Criticism Interpretation - Old Testament

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages159
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8185190M
ISBN 100830825916
ISBN 109780830825912
OCLC/WorldCa70251133

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Knowing the Holy Spirit Through the Old Testament - Ebook written by Christopher J. H. Wright. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Knowing the Holy Spirit Through the Old Testament. Knowable and discernable in the Old Testament, the Holy Spirit is thus eminently knowable to us. The witness of the whole of Scripture, from its first pages to its last, directs us to a Holy Spirit 4/5(1).   Knowing the Holy Spirit Through the Old Testament by Christopher J. H. Wright is part of series he has done called Knowing God Through the Old Testament. Just as other books (Knowing Jesus Through the Old Testament and Knowing the Father Through the Old Testament. His Knowing Jesus through the Old Testament (), established the pattern for the book under review here. In a series of five chapters, Wright sketches and explores what we might wish to call the Bible’s “grand narrative” about the Holy Spirit. Not surprisingly, the first chapter deals with the Holy Spirit .

  Buy a cheap copy of Knowing the Holy Spirit Through the Old book by Christopher J.H. Wright. We tend to think of the Holy Spirit as the straggler of the Trinity, a latecomer in God's interaction with the world. But our first introduction to the Holy Spirit Cited by: 3.   The Holy Spirit in the Old Testament No clearer statement of the intimate interworking of the triune God—Father, Son and Holy Spirit—and especially of the Spirit’s powerful role can be found in the Old Testament than in Isaiah’s prophecy of the Servant of the .   Old Testament believers were enabled by the Spirit to understand what God said to them, especially through the words of the prophets—even if they refused to listen (Nehemiah ). In other instances, the Spirit . The first is that the Holy Spirit is lied to. This means that the Holy Spirit is personal. You cannot lie to a table or to electricity because it is not a person. The second aspect is that lying to the Holy Spirit is equated with lying to God. This means that the Holy Spirit is God. The Holy Spirit in the Old Testament.

Knowable and discernable in the Old Testament, the Holy Spirit is thus eminently knowable to us. The witness of the whole of Scripture, from its first pages to its last, directs us to a Holy Spirit 4/5(2).   Knowable and discernable in the Old Testament, the Holy Spirit is thus eminently knowable to us. The witness of the whole of Scripture, from its first pages to its last, directs us to a Holy Spirit . According to the Old Testament, the Spirit of the Lord also worked in individual lives. We consider the following evidence. Spiritual Growth Is the Work of the Holy Spirit The only manner in which a believer can grow spiritually is by the work of the Spirit. We find that the Old Testament . Get this from a library! Knowing the Holy Spirit through the Old Testament. [Christopher J H Wright] -- We tend to think of the Holy Spirit as the straggler of the Trinity, a latecomer in God's interaction with the world. But our first introduction to the Holy Spirit .