Interdisciplinary and Religio-Cultural Discourses on a Spirit-Filled World

Loosing the Spirits

  • Veli-Matti Kärkkäinen
  • Kirsteen Kim
  • Amos Yong

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. On Binding, and Loosing, the Spirits: Navigating and Engaging a Spirit-Filled World

  3. Spirits in Theology and Religion

  4. The Spirits of History and Culture

  5. The Spirits of the Polis

  6. The Spirits of Nature and the Cosmos

  7. Conclusion: The Holy Spirit in a Spirit-filled World: Broadening the Dialogue Partners of Christian Theology

  8. Back Matter
    Pages 257-262

About this book


This volume presents interdisciplinary, intercultural, and interreligious approaches directed toward the articulation of a pneumatological theology in its broadest sense, especially in terms of attempting to conceive of a spirit-filled world.


15th century Africa African cosmology discourse history history of literature interdisciplinary nature ode Polis psychology religion theology tradition

Editors and affiliations

  • Veli-Matti Kärkkäinen
    • 1
    • 2
  • Kirsteen Kim
    • 3
  • Amos Yong
    • 4
  1. 1.Fuller Theological Seminary, PasadenaPasadenaUSA
  2. 2.University of HelsinkiFinland
  3. 3.Leeds Trinity UniversityUK
  4. 4.School of DivinityRegent UniversityVirginia BeachUSA

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