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Pneumatology and the Cross: The Challenge of Neo-Pentecostalism to Lutheran Theology

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Abstract: 

Historically, Lutheran engagement with the charismatic and Pentecostal movements has been largely negative. After a brief review of this history, I explore the question: What would a Lutheran engagement of the Spirit look like in view of the kinds of questions people are asking today that draw them to Pentecostal churches? Is there a place in Lutheran theology for affirming that the Holy Spirit is the “giver of life” and even “abundant life”?
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Keywords: Holy Spirit; Luther; Pentecostalism; cross; prosperity gospel

Document Type: Research Article

Affiliations: Cheryl M. Peterson is Associate Professor of Systematic Theology at Trinity Lutheran Seminary in Columbus, Ohio, where she has taught since 2005.

Publication date: June 1, 2011

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