Introduction to ICCRS Document on “Baptism in the Spirit – Outpouring of the Spirit”

Bishops, priests, theologians and lay leaders from around the world have met in Rome for an International Colloquium on Baptism in the Holy Spirit. The event, sponsored by International Catholic Charismatic Renewal Services (ICCRS), in collaboration with the Pontifical Council for the Laity, has been held on March 17-20 at Fraterna Domus in Sacrofano. The Colloquium was consider “Baptism in the Spirit” from biblical, theological, and pastoral points of view, especially in relation to the Sacraments of Initiation and to the new evangelization.