What is Baptism in the Holy Spirit?

“Baptism in the Spirit is a life-transforming experience of the love of God the Father poured into one’s heart by the Holy Spirit, received through a surrender to the lordship of Jesus Christ.”     ICCRS Doctrinal Commission

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Concerning the Baptism in the Holy Spirit

Fr. Raniero Cantalamessa, OFM Cap It is important to understand what the Renewal in the Spirit is all about. After the Second Vatican Council, many things in the Church’s life were renewed--the liturgy, pastoral care, canon law, the constitutions and dress of...

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Baptized in the Holy Spirit

by Harold Cohen, S.J. Prior to His ascension Jesus told His apostles, "Before many days you shall be baptized with the Holy Spirit." He added, "You shall receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you; and you shall be My witnesses" (Acts 1:5-8). The Apostles...

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