I Will Put a New Spirit Within You

Question: Please comment on Ezekiel 11:19-20. Answer: Ezekiel 11:19-20 reads thus: And I will give them one heart, and I will put a new spirit within you; and I will take the stony heart out of their flesh, and will give them an heart of flesh: That they may walk in my statutes, and keep…

The Spirit of Christ (When Does One Receive the Holy Spirit?)

Question: Does God’s Spirit dwell within the heart of a justified believer to any degree before he is sanctified (baptized with the Holy Ghost)? In what manner does Christ come into the heart of a person when he gets saved, or does He? Please comment on Romans 8:9, in regard to this. Answer: Romans 8:9…

The Subject of Sanctification

Question: Will you please discuss the subject of sanctification? Answer: The questioner in this case has asked for a discussion on repentance, justification and sanctification. This is a good comprehensive question covering the three major steps of our salvation. The first step in salvation is a genuine repentance for sins committed. When this is thorough,…

Sanctification (An In Depth Treatise)

Question: During the last while several questions have come in regarding sanctification: the need of this experience, the procession of it, what it is and what it does, how it is done, what the conditions are for it, and when and how it is obtained, etc. Answer: Mankind in his unregenerate state is two degrees,…

Receiving the Holy Ghost

Question: Please comment on John 20:22: “And when he had said this, he breathed on them, and said unto them, Receive ye the Holy Ghost.” I have heard that some people teach that is the way to receive the Holy Ghost. Answer: First of all, I would like to say that there is no special…