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Bibliography: Holy Spirit and Suffering

Theologian, United Theological Seminary of the Twin Cities
January 19, 2018

You might find the following resources helpful for further reading and study.

  1. Baker-Fletcher, Garth. “Black Theology and the Holy Spirit.” In The Cambridge Companion to Black Theology, ed. Dwight N. Hopkins and Edward P. Antonio, 111-125. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2012.
  2. Boff, Leonardo. Come, Holy Spirit: Inner Fire, Giver of Life, and Comforter of the Poor. Maryknoll, New York: Orbis, 2015.
  3. Dreyer, Elizabeth. Holy Power, Holy Presence: Rediscovering Medieval Metaphors for the Holy Spirit. New York: Paulist Press, 2007.
  4. Evans, James H. “The Holy Spirit in African American Theology.” In The Oxford Handbook of African American Theology, ed. Katie G. Cannon and Anthony B. Pinn. New York: Oxford University Press, 2014.
  5. Galli, Mark. Chaos and Grace: Discovering the Liberating Work of the Holy Spirit. Baker Books, 2011.
  6. Hauser, Richard J. Finding God in Troubled Times: The Holy Spirit and Suffering. Mahwah, NJ: Paulist Press, 1994.
  7. Jang, Kwang-Jin. The Role of the Holy Spirit in Christian Suffering: With Reference to Paul’s Experience of Suffering and to Korean Church Suffering. iUniverse Publishing, 2011.
  8. Kienzler, Jonathan. The Fiery Holy Spirit: The Spirit’s Relationship with Judgment in Luke-Acts (Journal of Pentecostal Theology Supplement Series). Bladform Forum, Dorset: Deo Publishing, 2015.
  9. Kim, Kirsteen. The Holy Spirit in the World: A Global Conversation. London: SPCK; Maryknoll, NY: Orbis Books, 2007.
  10. Longnecker, Bruce W. “Rome’s Victory and God’s Honour: The Jerusalem Temple and the Spirit of God in Lukan Theodicy.” In The Holy Spirit and Christian Origins: Essays in Honor of James D.G. Dunn, ed. Stephen C. Barton, Bruce W. Longenecker, and Graham N. Stanton. Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans, 2004.
  11. McFague, Sallie. A New Climate for Theology: God, the World, and Global Warming. Minneapolis: Fortress Press, 2008.
  12. Miller, John B.F. “Not Knowing What Will Happen to Me There: Experiences of the Holy Spirit in Luke-Acts.” In The Unrelenting God: Essays on God’s Action in Scripture: Essays in Honor of Beverly Roberts Gaventa. Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans, 2013.
  13. Mittelstadt, Martin W. The Spirit and Suffering in Luke-Acts. London: T&T Clark International, 2004.
  14. Moltmann, Jürgen. The Crucified God. Minneapolis: Fortress Press, 1993. Moltmann, Jürgen. The Spirit of Life: A Universal Affirmation. Minneapolis: Fortress Press, 2001.
  15. Prenter, Regin. Spiritus Creator. Translated by John M. Jensen. Eugene, OR: Wipf & Stock. 2001. Originally published by Augsburg Fortress Press (Minneapolis), 1953.
  16. Rambo, Shelly. Spirit and Trauma: A Theology of Remaining. Louisville, KY: Westminster John Knox Press, 2010.
  17. Shore-Gos, Robert E. “The Holy Spirit as Mischief-Maker.” In Queering Christianity: Finding a Place at the Table for LGBTQI Christians. Santa Barbara, CA: Praeger, 2013.
  18. Shults, F. LeRon and Andrea Hollingsworth. The Holy Spirit. Guides to Theology Series. Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans Publishing Co., 2008.
  19. Tillich, Paul. Systematic Theology. Vol. III: Life and the Spirit, History and the Kingdom of God. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 1953.
  20. Ugwu, Bonaventure Ikenna. The Holy Spirit as Present and Active in Cosmic Turmoil and Human Suffering: A Dialogue Between Pierre Tielhard de Chardin and Jurgen Moltmann. Rome: Pontificia Universitas Gregoriana, 2004.
  21. Wright, Christopher J.H. Knowing the Holy Spirit Through the Old Testament. Downers Grove, IL: IVP Academic, 2006.

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