Date of Award
Master of Sacred Theology (STM)
Scripture References in this Resource
Matthew 3:11-12; Luke 3:16-17; Acts 1:5; Joel 2:28-30; Malachi 3:2; Zechariah 13:9; Isaiah 6:7; 1 Peter 1:7; Isaiah 4:4; Philippians 3:2; Isaiah 43:2; Matthew 5:46; Luke 3:9; Romans 8:23; Daniel 7:9-12; Psalm 1:4-5; Acts 19:2-4; Zechariah 3:8-9; 2 Thessalonians 2:8; Revelation 2:16; Isaiah 11:4; Malachi 4:1; Revelation 19:20; Revelation 20:10; Revelation 21:8; Luke 3:16; Acts 1:5; Hebrews 10:22; Isaiah 9:5; Isaiah 52:14-15a;
The phrase, Αύτός ύμȃς βαπτίσει ε̍ν πνεύματι α̍γι̍ψ καί πυρί has puzzled me for years. This thesis is an attempt to solve the puzzle. The first half of the thesis will be a history of the interpretation of this phrase. An essay by James D. G. Dunn will provide the outline for this historical review. The second half of the thesis will be the interpretation of the phrase.
Esala, Luther, "He will Baptize You with the Holy Spirit and Fire" (1993). Master of Sacred Theology Thesis. 66.
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