By Alan Schrek

ISBN-10: 1593253095

ISBN-13: 9781593253097

The Holy Spirit is the key to the Church's progress and vitality—her "fountain of youth"! The Spirit is consistently renewing the Church, and the present age isn't any exception. during this booklet, theologian and writer Dr. Alan Schreck writes a ancient appreciation of the Catholic Charismatic Renewal, now celebrating its 50th year—a renewal that has touched hundreds of thousands of Catholics during the global. Tracing the origins of the Renewal, Schreck outlines its features, the way it unfold, what's intended via the baptism within the Holy Spirit, the charisms which are linked to it, and the groups that grew out of it. This booklet is in case you have been interested in the Renewal in addition to those that are looking to how the Spirit has moved so mightily in our personal time and age.

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