The Way To Pentecost

The Way To Pentecost

The Way to Pentecost

“Good wine needs no bush,” and such excellent wine as this volume contains wants no commendation. But my old friend expressed a strong desire that I should write a Foreword. And I would rather be thought presumptuous than disloyal to his behest. A pathetic interest attaches to these pages. While they were still in the press their author passed on to his great reward. The book may, therefore, be regarded as in some way a memorial volume. In subject and content it is worthy of such designation. Throughout his ministry Mr. Chadwick has given exceptional prominence to the doctrine of the Holy Spirit: the Lord and Giver of Life, both to the Church which is Christ’s body and to every member of that body; Who spake by the prophets and is the flaming tongue impelling each believer to speak that which he has felt and seen. Some excellent books of recent years have done something to remove the reproach of one of these chapters that there has been no great work on the Holy Spirit since 1674. Mr. Chadwick might have been Owen’s successor, but this volume is not the book he would then have written....

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