Basil and the Spirit-Fighters

Around 374 Basil of Caesarea wrote, On the Holy Spirit, his greatest work. It is a careful defence of the equality of the Holy Spirit with the other members of the Trinity. This belief had come under attack by a group referred to by Basil as the 'Pneumatomachoi' - 'Spirit Fighters' (which sounds really cool,… Continue reading Basil and the Spirit-Fighters

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A Prayer to be filled with the Holy Spirit

Dearest Father, As the sun is full of light, the ocean full of water, Heaven full of glory, so may my heart be full of your Spirit. Pointless are all your purposes to love, and the redemption paid by Jesus, unless your Spirit works within, regenerating my heart, giving me eyes to see Jesus, showing… Continue reading A Prayer to be filled with the Holy Spirit