The Works of

Rev. Prof. Dr. F.N. Lee

Holy Scripture’s Holy Spirit! – Testing What Some Claim to be God’s Spirit Against What He Himself Says in His Written Word

11.    The Spirit continues working even in fallen man

Right after the fall, man immediately ceased to be “indwelt” by the Holy Spirit.   Yet the Lord God nevertheless came walking in the garden, and talked to fallen man (by speaking His Word in the Spirit on that same day).88

Later still, just before the Great Flood (which punished man’s sin), God still said that till then His “Spirit had been continuing to strive with-in man.”89   And yet later, even the complaining Job had to admit that even in man’s fallen condition: “There is a Spirit in men, and the in-spir-ation of the Almighty gives them understanding.”90

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