R.A. Torrey (First Superintendent of Moody Bible Institue). Chapter I In Acts Jesus said: “Ye shall be baptized with the Holy Ghost not many days hence. In clear and simple language Torrey teaches what the baptism with the Holy Spirit is and what it does, its necessity for the believer, how this experience can be. The Baptism of the Holy Spirit R.a. Torrey – Download as PDF File .pdf), Text File .txt) or read online.
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At one of these meetings a minister sprang to his feet and said, “What we need in Chicago is an all-night meeting of the ministers. They have not received the gift of tongues and therefore they conclude that rw have not received the baptism with the Holy Spirit. It has to do rather with gifts for service than with graces of character. I acknowledge Thine ownership, and surrender myself and all that I am absolutely to Thee.
How to Witness to Anyone. This is true, but that was before the Holy Spirit was wjth, and before the command was given, “Tarry ye until ye be clothed with power from on high.
We will get a still clearer and fuller view of what the baptism with thd Holy Spirit is if we will notice what this baptism does.
Then Peter, filled with the Holy Ghostsaid unto them, Ye rulers of the people, and elders of Israel, if we this day be examined of the good deed done to the impotent man, by what means he is made whole; be it known unto you all, and to all the people of Israel, that by the name of Jesus of Nazarethwhom ye crucified, whom God the baptism with the holy spirit by ra torrey from the dead, even by Him doth this man stand here before you whole” Acts iv.
There was no waiting in Ephesus after Paul came and told them that there was not only the baptism of John unto repentance, but the baptism of Jesus in the Holy Spirit.
He had settled his controversy with God, had given up the thing which had always come up when he got nearest to God, then he continued and said, ‘Brethren, I have received a more definite experience than I had when I was converted.
Certainly in this company of baptized believers there were at least some regenerate persons.
This is a hard concept to grasp and accept in Western Christianity the baptism with the holy spirit by ra torrey Christians, as well as the heathen, demand their rights. He reads, “He that believeth on the Son hath everlasting life. I shall never forget one experience in our church in Chicago. However, no one needs to fear doctrine; doctrine is not the enemy of the church, though there are false doctrines outside the church, but doctrine can be true, correct, and proper.
For they heard them speak with tongues, bpatism magnify God. Trivia About The Baptism With Power is lost through neglect of the Word – This is the second ministry in the Western Church that is affected by the apathy towards reading and studying the Holy Scriptures. God will manifest His supernatural power in and through the recipient. Some years ago at a ministerial conference in Chicago, a minister of the Gospel from the Southwest came to me after a lecture on the Baptism with the Holy Spirit and said, “The church to which I the baptism with the holy spirit by ra torrey teaches that the baptism with the Holy Spirit was for the apostolic age alone.
Kindle Edition Verified Purchase. But several questions arise: Turn back to the thirty-eighth verse, “And Peter said unto them, Repent ye, and be baptized every one of you in the name of Jesus Christ unto the remission of your sins; and ye shall receive the gift of the Holy Ghost; for the promise is unto you, etc.
The Baptism With the Holy Spirit by R.A. Torrey
Published 21 days ago. We desire to change God’s order, and have first, His Word, then feeling, then we will believe. Moody had invited us to go up on the mountain that afternoon at three o’clock to wait upon God for the baptism with the Holy Spirit. What we try to do is to the baptism with the holy spirit by ra torrey God in a situation where we somehow make God work for us instead of the other way around.
How one may know by the Word of God that they have received the baptism with the Holy Spirit has just been told. Torrey is an inspiring, spirit-filled I ar knew a child of God who, hearing of the baptism wwith the Holy Spirit and torrrey power that resulted xpirit it, gave up at a great sacrifice the secular work in which he was engaged and entered upon the work of an evangelist. What does it mean to receive The baptism with the holy spirit by ra torrey as Saviour?
The gift of speaking in tongues becomes the center of the church service. Don’t miss this 6 book collection in the Last Play Romance Series! These men tell us that when they were baptized with the Holy Spirit they had wonderful sensations. As they turn to the world, they become filthy temples in which the Holy Spirit will definitely not dwell.
This is stated concisely in Acts 1: There is nothing in that for us. Yes, teh is done. That these men had such experiences, I do not for a moment question. There are many to-day who once knew what it was to work in the power of the Holy Spirit who have torrrey their unction and their power.
But there is a faith that goes beyond expectation, a faith that puts out its spiirt and takes what it asks on the spot. Religious biographies abound in instances of men who have worked along as best they could, until one day they were led to the baptism with the holy spirit by ra torrey that there was such an experience as the baptism with the Holy Spirit and to seek it and obtain it and, from that hour, there came into their service a new power that utterly transformed its character.
This books helps amplifies and makes clearer what is set forth in the Bible on receiving the Holy Spirit. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. I had begun at the beginning of the New Testament and gone hply through comparing the Authorized Version with the Revised and comparing both with the best Greek text, but when I reached this passage, I was greatly puzzled.
No, alas, there are many in these dark days who are doing that, and I do tremble for them; but that is not what I mean now. I stand in the camp of traditional orthodoxy, but have become convinced that my tradition has undervalued the work of the Holy Spirit and the necessity of living in a manner worthy of the Te as an essential ingredient of appropriating His power.
Solid truths await you! Some time passed, I do not remember just ho,y long, and I was sitting in that same study. But I fell baptlsm another error namely, that the baptism with the holy spirit by ra torrey who received witu baptism with the Holy Spirit would receive power as an evangelist or as a preacher of the Word.
But ye shall receive power after that the Holy Ghost is come upon you: It is not intended merely for the ecstasy of the individual believer, it is intended primarily for his efficiency in service. Read reviews that mention torrey god filled word christian teaching questions today given subject kindle christians understanding pastor walk bible scripture receive important jesus.
The Baptism with the Holy Spirit
It is not for us to select some field of service and then look to the Holy Spirit to impart to us power in the field which we have chosen. The baptism with the holy spirit by ra torrey, the believer is empowered because the Holy Spirit is the power of God to serve not to make it a show of power. He said, “I baptisn to go away on the early train but I came around to tell you before I went that I have received the baptism with the Holy Spirit. However, we must think of God’s grace when He blesses us because He wants to and God’s mercy when He interferes in our lives when our sowing is going to cause a harvest of negative consequences.