Saturday, May 18, 2024, 11:51 AM
Site: Thirdmill Online Courses
Course: We Believe in the Holy Spirit (eSPR)
Glossary: Glossary for Lessons 1-4
B

Basil of Caesarea

theologian who lived from A.D. 330 to 379 and authored "De Spiritu Sancto" (On the Holy Spirit)

C

Cessationist

the view that the spectacular gifts belonged to an earlier age of history, and that they ended with that earlier age

Continuationist

the view that the spectacular gifts belong to the entire church age, and that they won't end until Jesus returns

Conversion

the beginning stages of salvation

Conviction

awareness of the guilt and wrongness of our sin

E

Economic

the perspective on the Trinity that refers to how the Father, Son and Holy Spirit interact with one another, especially as it pertains to creation

H

Historia salutis

the history of salvation, or God's saving events and actions that accomplish salvation for his people

I

Illumination

a divine gift of knowledge or understanding that's primarily cognitive

Indwelling

when considering our ongoing salvation, the Holy Spirit's special presence within, and spiritual union with, believers

Intercession

petitioning the Father on behalf of believers