Renewal Theology
featuring the works of theologian J. Rodman Williams

Renewal Theology


Published Online Books

A Theological Pilgrimage

The Gift of the Holy Spirit Today

Ten Teachings

The Pentecostal Reality

Published Online Writings

Prophecy by the Book

Scripture: God's Written Word

The Holy Spirit in the Early Church

Other Writings


Altizer, Thomas and Willam Hamilton, editors. Radical Theology and the Death of God. Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill, 1966.

Aquinas, Thomas. Summa Theologica, London: Burns Oates & Washbourne, Ltd., 1922.

Augustine. Confessions. Translated by E. B. Pusey. New York: Dutton, 1946.

Barrett, C. K. The First Epistle to the Corinthians. HNTC. New York: Harper & Row, 1968.

Barrett, David. World Christian Encyclopedia. Oxford: Oxford University, 1982.

_____. "Statistics, Global," Dictionary of Pentecostal and Charismatic Movements. Edited by
Stanley M. Burgess and Gary B. McGee. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 1988.

Barth, Karl. Dogmatics in Outline. London: SCM, 1958.

_____. Evangelical Theology: An Introduction. New York: Holt, Rinehart, and Winston, 1963.

_____. Church Dogmatics. Edinburgh: T. and T. Clark, 1936-69.

Bauckham, Richard J. 2 Peter and Jude. WBC. Waco: Word, 1983.

Bauer, Walter; William F. Arndt; F. Wilber Gingrich; and Frederick W. Danker. A
Greek­English Lexicon of the New Testament
. Chicago: University of Chicago, 1979.

Bennett, Dennis and Rita. The Holy Spirit and You. Plainfield, N.J.: Logos, 1971.

Bennett, Maurice. A Living Flame. London: Epworth, 1953.

Berkhof, Hendrikus. The Doctrine of the Holy Spirit. Richmond: John Knox, 1964.

_____. "A New Age-A New Theology?" Reformed World, Dec. 1967.

Bittlinger, Arnold. Gifts and Graces: A Commentary on 1 Corinthians 12-14. London:
Hodder & Stoughton, 1967.

Bornkamm, H. The Heart of Reformation Faith. New York: Harper and Row, 1965.

Bruce, F. F. The Book of Acts, revised edition. NICNT. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1988.

_____. 1 and 2 Corinthians. NCBC. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1980.

_____. The Epistle to the Hebrews. NICNT. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1964.

_____. Commentary on Galatians. NIGTC. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1982.

Bruner, Frederick Dale. A Theology of the Holy Spirit: The Pentecostal Experience and the New Testament Witness. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1970.

Brunner, Emil. The Misunderstanding of the Church. Philadelphia: Westminster, 1953.

Bultmann, Rudolf. Theology of the New Testament, 2 vols. Translated by Kendrick Grobel. NewYork: Chas. Scribners Sons, 1951, 1955.

Burgess, Stanley M., editor and Gary B. McGee, assoc. editor. Dictionary of Pentecostal and Charismatic Movements. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 1988.

Burton, Ernest D. W. Syntax of the Moods and Tenses in New Testament Greek. Chicago: Univ. of Chicago Press, 1898.

Calvin, John. Commentaries. Translated by Beveridge. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1948-50.

_____. Institutes of the Christian Religion. Translated by Beveridge. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1957. Translated by Battles. Library of Christian Classics, vol. 20. Philadelphia: Westminster, 1960.

_____. Letters of John Calvin. Selected from the Bonnet edition. Edinburgh: Banner of Truth Trust, 1980.

Carson, D. A. Showing the Spirit: A Theological Exposition of 1 Corinthians 12-14. Grand Rapids: Baker, 1987.

Christenson, Larry. A Charismatic Approach to Social Action. Minneapolis: Bethany, 1974.

Clement. First Clement
Come, Arnold C. Human Spirit and Holy Spirit. Philadelphia: Westminster, 1959.

Cox, Harvey. Fire from Heaven: the Rise of Pentecostal Spirituality and the Reshapingof Religion in the Twenty-first Century. Reading, Mass.:Addison-Wesley, 1995.

Du Plessis, David. The Spirit Bade Me Go, revised edition. Plainfield, N.J.: Logos, 1970.

Dunn, James D. G. Baptism in the Holy Spirit. Philadelphia: Westminster, 1970.

_____. Jesus and the Spirit. London: SCM, 1975.

Ensley, Eddie. Sounds of Wonder. New York: Paulist, 1977.

Erickson, Millard J. Evangelical Interpretation: Perspectives on Hermeneutical Issues. Grand Rapids: Baker, 1993.

Ervin, Howard M. These are not Drunken, as Ye Suppose. Plainfield, N.J.: Logos, 1968.

_____. Conversion-Initiation and the Baptism in the Holy Spirit. Peabody, Mass.: Hendrickson, 1984.

_____. Spirit Baptism: A Biblical Investigation. Peabody, Mass.: Hendrickson, 1987.

Faith and Order: Louvain, 1971. Paper 59. Geneva: World Council of Churches.

Fee, Gordon. First Epistle to the Corinthians. NICNT. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1987.

Finney, Chas. G. Memoirs. New York: Revell, 1903.
_____. Power from on High. Sussex: Victory, 1944.

Foakes-Jackson, F. J. The Acts of the Apostles. MC. New York: Harper, 1931.

_____. The Beginnings of Christianity, The Acts of the Apostles. Grand Rapids: Baker, 1979.

Fox, George. The Journal of George Fox. New York: Capricorn Books, 1963.

Gee, Donald. Pentecost, no. 45, Sept. 1958.

Geldenhuys, Norval. The Gospel of Luke. NICNT. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1951.

Gelpi, Donald L. Pentecostalism: A Theological Viewpoint. New York: Paulist, 1971.

Godet, F. L. Commentary on First Corinthians. Grand Rapids: Kregel, repr. 1977.

Gordon, A. J. The Ministry of the Spirit. Minneapolis: Bethany Fellowship, 1964.

Grosheide, F. W. First Epistle to the Corinthians. NICNT. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1953.

Günkel, Hermann. The Influence of the Holy Spirit. Translated by Roy Harrisville and Philip A. Quanbeck II. Philadelphia: Fortress, 1979.

Haenchen, Ernst. The Acts of the Apostles. Oxford: Basil Blackwell, 1971.

Hendry, George S. The Holy Spirit in Christian Theology. Philadelphia: Westminster, 1956, rev. 1965.

Hoekema, A. A. What About Tongue-Speaking? Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1966.

Hubbard, Ray. Gifts of Grace. Kent, England: New Life, 1971.

Hughes, Philip E. The Second Epistle to the Corinthians. NICNT. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1962.

Hunter, Harold D. Spirit-Baptism: A Pentecostal Alternative. Lanham, Md.: University Press of America, 1983.

Keil, C. F. and F. Delitzsch. Commentary on the Old Testament, 10 vols. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, repr. 1983.

Kendrick, Klaude. The Promise Fulfilled. Springfield, Mo.: Gospel Publishing House, 1961.

Kierkegaard, Søren. Works of Love. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University, 1946.

Knox, Roland A. Enthusiasm. Oxford: Oxford University, 1950.

Lampe, G. W. H. The Seal of the Spirit. New York: Longmans, Green, 1951.

Lenski, R. C. H. The Interpretation of First and Second Corinthians. Minneapolis: Augsburg, 1963.

_____. The Acts of the Apostles. Minneapolis: Augsburg, 1961.

Lewis, C. S. Transposition and Other Addresses. London: Geoffrey Bles, 1949.

Lindsell, H. The Holy Spirit in the Latter Days. Nashville, Tenn.:Abingdon, 1982

Lloyd-Jones, M. Joy Unspeakable: Power and Renewal in the Holy Spirit. Wheaton: Harold Shaw, 1984.

MacArthur, John F., Jr. The Charismatics: A Doctrinal Perspective. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 1979. Revised under the title Charismatic Chaos. Zondervan, 1992.

Mackay, John A. God's Order. New York: Macmillan, 1953.

_____. Ecumenics: the Science of the Church Universal. Englewood Cliffs, N.J.: Prentice-Hall, 1964.

_____. Christian Reality and Appearance. Richmond: John Knox, 1969.

_____. "Oneness in the Body: Focus for the Future." World Vision, April 1970.

_____. "The Christian Mission at This Hour." Ghana Assembly of the International Missionary Council, 1957.

Marshall, I. H. The Acts of the Apostles. TNTC. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1980.

McDonnell, Kilian, editor. Presence, Power, Praise: Documents on the Charismatic Renewal, vol. 1. Collegeville, Minn.: Liturgical Press, 1980.

_____. "The Ideology of Pentecostal Conversion." Journal of Ecumenical Studies, Winter, 1968.

McGee, Gary B., ed. Initial Evidence. Peabody, Mass.: Hendrickson, 1991.
Menzies, R. F. Empowered for Witness: the Spirit in Luke-Acts. Sheffield, England: Sheffield Academic Press, 1994.

Moody, W. R. The Life of D. L. Moody. Westwoord, NJ: Barbour, repr. 1985.

Morris, Leon. Hebrews. EBC. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 1981.

Munck, Johannes. The Acts of the Apostles. AB. Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday, 1967.

Murray, J. O. F. Ephesians, CGTC. London: Cambridge University, 1933.

Neil, William. The Acts of the Apostles. NCBC. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1981.

Newbigin, Leslie. The Household of God. New York: Friendship, 1953.

Orchard, Ronald K., editor. The Ghana Assembly of the International Missionary Council. New York: Friendship, 1958.

Osborne, Grant. "Tongues, Speaking in," Evangelical Dictionary of Theology. Edited by Walter A. Elwell. Grand Rapids: Baker, 1984.

Outler, Albert C., editor. John Wesley. New York: Oxford University, 1964.

Packer, J. I. Keep in Step with the Spirit. Old Tappan, N. J.: Fleming H. Revell, 1984.

Pradervand, Marcel. "Leaves from the Alliance History," Reformed World, June 1972.

Pulkingham, Graham. Gathered for Power. New York: Morehouse-Barlow, 1972.

Rea, John. The Holy Spirit and the Bible. Lake Mary, Fla.: Creation House, 1990.

Ridderbos, Herman. The Epistle of Paul to the Churches of Galatia. NICNT. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1953.

Robertson, Archibald and Alfred Plummer. 1 Corinthians. ICC. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1911.

Robertson, A. T. A Grammar of the Greek Testament in Light of Historical Research. Nashville: Broadman, 1934.

_____. Word Pictures in the New Testament, 6 vols. Nashville: Broadman, 1930-33.

Schaff, Philip A. History of the Christian Church, vol. 1. Grand Rapids, Mich.: Eerdmans, 1950.

Schweizer, Eduard. Article on pneuma, TDNT, 6:412. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1968.

Sherrill, John L. They Speak with Other Tongues. New York: McGraw-Hill, 1964.

Slosser, Bob. A Man Called Mr. Pentecost. Plainfield, N.J.: Logos, 1977.

Spittler, Russell. Pneuma: the Journal for Pentecostal Studies, vol. 5, no. 2, Fall, 1983.

Stott, John R. W. Baptism and Fullness. Downers Grove, Ill.: InterVarsity, 1975.

Streeter, B. H., editor. The Spirit. New York: Macmillan, 1919.

Stronstad, Roger. The Charismatic Theology of St. Luke. Peabody, Mass.: Hendrickson, 1984.

Swete, H. B. The Holy Spirit in the Ancient Church. Grand Rapids, Mich.: Baker Book House, 1966.

Tasker, R. V. G. The Gospel According to St. John. TNTC. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1960.

Telford, John, editor. The Letters of the Rev. John Wesley. London: Epworth, 1931.

Thayer, Joseph H. Greek-English Lexicon of the New Testament. New York: Harper, 1899.

Torrey, Reuben A. The Baptism with the Holy Spirit. New York: Revell, 1897.

_____. The Person and Work of the Holy Spirit. London: James Nisbet, 1910.

Van Dusen, Henry P. Spirit, Son and Father. New York: Charles Scribner and Sons, 1958.

_____. "Caribbean Holiday." Life, June 6, 1958.

_____. Christian Century. August 17, 1955.

Warfield, Benjamin B. Counterfeit Miracles. Edinburgh: Banner of Truth Trust, repr. 1976.

Wesley, John. Sermons on Several Occasions, vol. 1. London: Wesleyan Conference Office. 1872.

_____. A Plain Account of Christian Perfection. London: Epworth, 1952.

Williams, R. R. The Acts of the Apostles, London: SCM, 1953.

Williams, J. Rodman. Contemporary Existentialism and Christian Faith. Englewood Cliffs, N.J.: Prentice-Hall, 1965.

_____. The Era of the Spirit. Plainfield, N.J.: Logos, 1971.

_____. The Pentecostal Reality. Plainfield, N.J.: Logos, 1972.

_____. The Gift of the Holy Spirit Today. Plainfield, N.J.: Logos, 1980.

_____. Renewal Theology: God, the World, and Redemption, vol. 1. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 1988.

_____. Renewal Theology: Salvation, the Holy Spirit, and Christian Living, vol. 2. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 1990.

_____. Renewal Theology: The Church, the Kingdom, and Last Things, vol. 3. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 1992.

_____. "Concerns of Frankfurt," Austin Seminary Bulletin, Nov. 1964.

_____. "Theology in Transition-and the Death of God," Austin Seminary Bulletin, Apr. 1966.

_____. "A New Theological Era," Austin Seminary Bulletin, Nov. 1966.

_____. "A Profile of the Charismatic Movement," Christianity Today, Feb. 28, 1975.

_____. "Opinion," Logos Journal, May-June, 1977.

_____. "The Holy Spirit and Eschatology," Pneuma, Fall, 1981.

_____. "Charismatic Journey" (1-3) Newletter of the Charismatic Communion of Presbyterian Ministers. Black Mountain, N.C.: Presbyterian Renewal Publications, Sept. 1971, Nov. 1971, Sept. 1972.

Wilson, Mark, editor. Spirit and Renewal: Essays in Honor of J. Rodman Williams. Sheffield, Eng.: Sheffield Academic Press, 1994.

Wood, Leon. The Holy Spirit in the Old Testament. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 1976.

Content Copyright ©1996, 2001 by J. Rodman Williams, Ph.D.

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