“The Holy Spirit is a gift of Christ to His church. In turn, the Holy Spirit gives gifts to the church. We call these the charismata, from chairs which means “grace.” The spiritual gifts are evidence of God’s grace, but they differ from the gift of salvation or the gifts of the Holy Spirit. God’s grace in giving us salvation grants us entrance into glory, whereas God’s grace in giving us spiritual gifts brings glory to Christ in the church.
Another term is pneumatika. According to Englishman Concordance, it appeared four times in the New Testament, they are...
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...d. Allen C. Myers, (Michigan, William B. Eerdmans Publishing Company), 1987, s.v. “Spiritual Gifts.”
Thomas R. Edgar, Satisfied by the Promise of the Spirit (Michigan: Kregel Resources, 1996), 41.
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Donald W. Burdick, Tongues – to Speak or Not to Speak (Chicago: Moody Press, 1978). 35.
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