THE SPIRIT AND THE WORD

I. The Spirit gives the word of God

A. The Spirit caused men to prophesy -- 2 Pet. 1:20-21
B. The Holy Spirit is the Speaker in the Old Testament -- Acts 1:16; 28:25; Heb. 3:7
C. The Holy Spirit is the Speaker in the New Testament -- Rev. 2:7
D. The apostles spoke in words taught by the Spirit -- 1 Cor. 2:13

II. The Holy Spirit and Conversion

A. Convince the world -- John 16:7-11
B. Guide into truth and glorify Christ -- John 16:13-14
C. Cause to remember -- John 14:26
D. Hearing necessary -- Rom. 10:17; 1 Pet. 1:23
E. Lord opened heart to pay attention -- Acts 16:14
F. Receive the Spirit at conversion -- Gal. 3:2; 4:6; Acts 2:38

III. The working of the Holy Spirit

A. With the word -- Eph. 6:17
B. More than the word -- Rom. 8:15-16; 8:26-27

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