The Holy Spirit: A Guide to Christian Theology

The Holy Spirit: A Guide to Christian Theology

by Veli-Matti Karkkainen
     
 

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This volume presents a compact discussion of the Holy Spirit in Christian theology. Written by a leading expert on this doctrine, it begins with biblical perspectives on the Holy Spirit, and moves on to describe how the Spirit was understood through the major periods in the history of Christian thought, from the early church to the present. It is global in approach

Overview

This volume presents a compact discussion of the Holy Spirit in Christian theology. Written by a leading expert on this doctrine, it begins with biblical perspectives on the Holy Spirit, and moves on to describe how the Spirit was understood through the major periods in the history of Christian thought, from the early church to the present. It is global in approach and considers contributions from theologians throughout the world.

This brief volume provides an excellent overview of how the Holy Spirit has been and is currently understood in Christian theology.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781611642506
Publisher:
Westminster John Knox Press
Publication date:
10/17/2012
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
590 KB

Meet the Author

Veli-Matti Kärkkäinen is Professor of Systematic Theology at Fuller Theological Seminary and Docent of Ecumenics at the University of Helsinki. He is the author of many books, including The Trinity: Global Perspectives, and editor of Holy Spirit and Salvation, both published by Westminster John Knox Press.

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