Sculptor Spirit

Models of Sanctification from Spirit Christology

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Leopoldo A. Sánchez M.
  • Downers Grove, IL: 
    IVP Academic Press
    , February
     2019.
     290 pages.
     $28.00.
     Paperback.
    ISBN
    9780830852338.
     For other formats: Link to Publisher's Website.

Description

The Holy Spirit is sculpting you.

Like the work of an artist who molds a lump of clay into its intended shape, the Spirit's sanctifying work lies in shaping people into the image of Christ.

Avoiding either a "Spirit-only" or a "Spirit-void" theology, Leopoldo Sánchez carefully crafts a Spirit Christology, which considers the role of God's Spirit in the life and mission of Jesus. This understanding then serves as the foundation to articulate five distinct models of sanctification that can help Christians discern how the Spirit is at work in our lives.

About the Author(s)/Editor(s)/Translator(s): 

Leopoldo A. Sánchez M. is the Werner R. H. and Elizabeth R. Krause Professor of Hispanic Ministries at Concordia Seminary in St. Louis. A Concordia faculty member since 2004, he is professor of systematic theology and director of the Center for Hispanic Studies.

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