The witness of Scripture indicates that we must not “spiritualize” the Holy Spirit but instead attend to the ways that the Spirit works in and toward certain material forms. Taking Romans 8 as a touchstone, this session considers how the Spirit “befriends” materiality in order to form bodies—corporeal, corporate, and cosmic—into the body of Christ.
White, Lauren Smelser, "The Spirit and the Body: The Spirit Loves and Forms Real Bodies" (2019). Lectureship and Summit Audio Collection. 5493.