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Spirit of the Arts
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Steven Félix-Jäger
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-11-01 - Publisher: Springer

A contribution to the field of theological aesthetics, this book explores the arts in and around the Pentecostal and charismatic renewal movements. It proposes a pneumatological model for creativity and the arts, and discusses different art forms from the perspective of that model. Pentecostals and other charismatic Christians have not
Flashes of a Southern Spirit
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Charles Reagan Wilson
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-05-01 - Publisher: University of Georgia Press

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In the Hand of the Holy Spirit
Language: en
Pages: 96
Authors: Mary Shaw Graham Padgelek, John B. Murry
Categories: Religion
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Coming Home!
Language: en
Pages: 215
Authors: Carol Crown
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: Univ. Press of Mississippi

A fascinating examination of the Bible's influence on seventy-three self-taught artists and 122 works of art