A Christianity Today Book of the Year In what may be regarded as his magnum opus, Clark Pinnock here turns attention to the vital Christian doctrine of the. In what may be regarded as his magnum opus, Clark Pinnock turns attention to the vital Christian doctrine of the Holy Spirit. Writing out of both wide learning and . Flame of Love has ratings and 12 reviews. Adrian as hismagnum opus, Clark Pinnock here turns attention to the vital Christian doctrine of the Holy Spirit.
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Even the unchurched sense that knowing about God is not the same as knowing God Always in sight is the mission of the church, for “people want to meet the real and living God and will not be fkame with a religion that only preaches and moralizes.
A Critical Review of Clark Pinnock’s: Flame of Love: a Theology of the Holy Spirit
Lists with This Book. The church is placed at the disposal of the Spirit and commissioned to serve the kingdom in the world. And if any man does a cruelty in my name, then though he says the name of Aslan, it is Tash whom he serves and by Tash his deed is accepted. The church lives out its witness in concrete historical situations, waiting for God to lead.
A Review of Flame of Love by Clark H. Pinnock | Stumbling Through Theology
Key arguments and claims: Thanks for telling us about the problem. Relation to Christian tradition and contemporary theology: A Theology of the Holy Spirit.
As the basis for his inquiry into Spirit theology, Pinnock focuses intently on the relational dynamic of the Godhead as testified by the incarnate Christ and witnessed by the New Testament.
I especially appreciated Pinnock’s perspective on how a recognition of the Spirit should impact our attitude toward creation, other religions, and intimacy with God.
Mar 25, Elissa Anne rated it really liked it. Never one to duck the difficult or sensitive questions, he also examines issues of rlame Spirit’s universality, gender language for the Spirit, and charismatic gifts.
A Theology of the Holy Spirit. I truely enjoyed reading this book. Jun 28, Jonny rated it really liked it.
Other editions – View all Flame of Love: Pinnock explores the doctrine of the Spirit in relation to other key doctrines such as the Trinity, creation, Christology and the church. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. My library Help Advanced Book Search.
Really, really great book on “the Cinderella of the Holy Trinity”. Great for Evangelicals and easy to read. For this and other insights, Clark Pinnock is to be thanked: A great book by a great author. Note because he and I are one, but because we are opposites, I take to me the service which thou has done to him, for I and he are of such different kinds that no service which is vile can be done to me and none which is not vile can be done to him.
Matt Nelson rated it it was ok Sep 25, He passed away in August, Pinnock intends his book to be pinock in the sense of respecting the beliefs and worship of the historic church and evangelical drawing particularly on the heritage of the Reformation. As a matter of fact, one of the most central attributes of the Trinity is lovw self-effacing humility.
Taking his cue from the Scriptures Pinnock does not settle for such an impersonal concept and sees the Spirit as the person who enacts the communion of the Trinity as f,ame as the overflow of that communion into creation. Popular passages Page 31 – All things have been delivered to me by my Father; and no one knows the Son except the Father, and no one knows the Father except the Son and any one to whom the Son chooses to reveal him.
Pinnock intends his book to be catholic in the sense of respecting the beliefs and worship of the historic church and evangelical drawing particularly on the heritage of the Reformation. He answered, child, all the service thou hast done to Tash, I account as service done to me.
Refresh and try again. Prayer shows that we belong to a different order of reality which defies the powers of evil and anticipates the kingdoms of this world becoming the kingdom of Christ Rev Selected pages Title Page.
This Side of Sunday: Reflection on “Flame of Love” by Clark Pinnock
Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. A Theology of the Holy SpiritPinnock explores the identity of the Spirit within the Trinity and then in chapter two, on the power of the Spirit as the continuing presence of God in creation.
What began as a risky idea experiment certainly blossomed into a helpful and inspiring approach to Spirit theology. Jeff rated it liked it Jun 09, Kindle location In this book, Pinnock is generally attempting a systematic presentation from a pneumatological perspective by revisiting the concepts of Trinity, Creation, Christology, Atonement, Soteriology and Ecclesiology.
The early chapters are very good, and not controversial. While I do not agree with Clark Pinnock several topics, this book is very enlightening. No trivia or quizzes yet. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Account Options Sign in.
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It is indicative of both the influence of the author and of the rapid changes in theology that Clark H.