Questions about the holy spirit
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Four Questions About Being Filled with the Holy Spirit – Part 1
Every day, more and more people turn to the Internet to find answers to their questions about spiritual matters. Topics related to spirituality are the second-most searched subjects online. In February of , www. Since our launch, we have personally answered over , questions that have been submitted to us. Each question is answered directly from the Bible, if the Bible specifically addresses the particular issue.
The story is told which may be apocryphal that the great 19th century evangelist Dwight L. Moody once posed a riddle to his audience. He supposedly brought an empty gallon-sized jug onto the platform where he was speaking and sat it on a table. Several solutions were suggested. After a few minutes Moody cagily reached under the table and pulled out a pitcher of water. Slowly he poured the liquid into the jug filling it to the top. It is not possible, metaphorically speaking, to suck all the sin out of our lives.
This post is part of a series of articles asking and thinking deeply about hard questions. The Holy Spirit is one of the most controversial aspects within Christianity. Even great men disagree about the Holy Spirit, so I definitely do not claim to have a complete answer. However, this will not dissuade me from at least asking questions about Him. I want to do this with reverence and humility: there is much that I still have to learn about God and His Holy Spirit. I think the same goes for all of us, no matter how many degrees we acquire or how many years we spend studying the scriptures. Please take the time to look up the references, both to verify what I say and to challenge yourself with new perspectives on Scripture.
What the Holy Spirit is, what it does, who gets it and why
The Holy Spirit is the third person of the Godhead. He is just as much God as the Father and Jesus. The Bible describes His role and ministry in our lives this way: He is the representative of Jesus John He is the presence of Jesus with us and in us forever if we are followers of Christ John He stirs up spiritual gifts in us to glorify God and to help others 1 Corinthians
The Holy Spirit is much too vast for anyone to have all the answers. The following are questions frequently asked. The Spirit abides within every born again Child of God. Many Christians are uncertain about this and seem to think that God is still, just out there somewhere. However, God is omnipresent, meaning that He is everywhere, Acts
The metaphor of the Holy Spirit is among the most commonly used metaphors in the Course. Some common questions that involve the use of this idea follow here. Questioner: Is there a specific technique that you teach people on how to hear the Holy Spirit or have taught people in the past? Speaker: I would say not so much a specific technique in that the sense that the HS curriculum is so highly individualized. There are so many different meditation techniques, tools, and paths etc.