Engaging the Spirit, Essays on the Life and Theology of the Holy Spirit
Robert Boak Slocum. Engaging the Spirit, Essays on the Life and Theology of the Holy Spirit. New York: Church Pub., 2001. Permalink: https://www.churchpublishing.org/products/index.cfm?fuseaction=productDetail&productID=245 ©2008 Church Publishing Incorporated
"For too long the Holy Spirit has tended to be either disregarded or the object of fanatical exclamation in the life of the church, especially in western Christianity," writes general editor Robert Slocum in his introduction to this stimulating collection of 18 essays from a broad spectrum of noted authors. "The essays in this collection give attention to many ways of the Spirit's life and activity--for salvation and healing, for making Christ present in our lives and in the church, for empowering our prayers and liturgies, for our inspiration and gifting, for transformation of the way we live, for the redemption of the world and the ultimate coming of God's kingdom, for the unity of our relationships with each other and God."