Inspired: The Holy Spirit and the Mind of Faith (Paperback)

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Eugene Peterson calls Jack Levison the clearest writer on the Holy Spirit that I have known.' In this book Levison speaks a fresh prophetic word to the church, championing a unique blend of serious Bible study and Christian spirituality.With rich insight, he shows Christians of any church or denomination how they can take the Spirit into the grit of everyday life. Levison argues for an indispensable synergy between spontaneity and study, ecstasy and restraint, inspiration and interpretation.Readable and relevant, winsome and wise, Levison's Inspired sets a bold agenda for today's church that will replace quick-fix spiritualities with a vibrant, durable experience of the Holy Spirit.

About the Author


John R. Levison is Professor of New Testament at Seattle Pacific University in Seattle, Washington. He is the author of "Filled with the Spirit" and coeditor of "Return to Babel: Global Perspectives on the Bible".

John R. (Jack) Levison is W. J. A. Power Professor of Old Testament Interpretation and Biblical Hebrew at Perkins School of Theology, Southern Methodist University. His other books include"Fresh Air: The Holy Spirit for an Inspired Life" and "The Spirit in First-Century Judaism."
Product Details
ISBN: 9780802867889
ISBN-10: 080286788X
Publisher: William B. Eerdmans Publishing Company
Publication Date: December 13th, 2013
Pages: 240
Language: English