. . . I baptize you with water, but he will baptize you with the Holy Spirit."
the baptist speaking about Christ)
one occasion, while he was eating with them, he gave them this command:
"Do not leave Jerusalem, but wait for the gift my Father promised, which
you have heard me speak about. For John baptized with water, but in a few
days you will be baptized with the Holy Spirit."
of the gospels John the Baptist says that Christ will "baptize" with the
Holy Spirit (the Greek word for "baptize" refers to being dipped, dunked
or immersed). When does Christ indicate this is first to happen, and how
is it described then? What is the result?
Peter was still speaking these words, the Holy Spirit came on all who heard
the message. The circumcised believers who had come with Peter were astonished
that the gift of the Holy Spirit had been poured out even on the Gentiles.
For they heard them speaking in tongues and praising God.
are the signs that these people had believed and recieved the Spirit? How
does Peter describe this in the second text?
reasons does it seem that these people had not recieved the Holy Spirit?
was the immediate result when they had been baptized into Christ? What
were the signs?
is common to all these examples, and what accompanies that? Why do you
think that is?
do you think is the purpose of the baptism of the Holy Spirit (and why
is it refered to as "baptism").
4:31, Acts 7:55-56
happens here when people are filled with the spirit? Is this the same as
not get drunk on wine, which leads to debauchery. Instead, be filled with
here makes a request of the believer. What does thnat imply about being
filled with the spirit? Why do you think Paul says to do this?
here gives a list of "manifestations" of the Holy Spirit. When do you think
these manifestations occur?
does he say they are given?
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