from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In theology, the doctrine that the Holy Spirit is the only efficient agent in regeneration — that the human will possesses no inclination to holiness until regenerated, and therefore cannot coöperate in regeneration.


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  • The doctrine that the Holy Ghost acts independently of the human will in the work of regeneration.

    October 22, 2007