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Riding the waves of the Holy Spirit

By Dan DelzelChristian Post Contributor | Saturday 06 August 2022 Unsplash/Hassan Ouajbir Kelly Slater is widely regarded as the greatest professional surfer of all time, having been crowned World Surf League champion a record 11 times. Slater said, “Your surfing can get better with every turn, with every wave you catch. Learn to read the […]

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The Holy Spirit and the Great Mercy of God

According to Catechism of the Catholic Church, God is Love, but “because we are dead or at least wounded by sin, the first effect of the gift of love is the forgiveness of our sins. The communion of the Holy Spirit in the Church restores to the baptized the divine likeness lost by sin” (733-724). […]

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What does the Holy Spirit do? | 5 things the Holy Spirit does for us

The Holy Spirit is a source of comfort The Holy Spirit plays many roles in our lives, including the role of comforter. In the book of John, we are told that Jesus promises the Holy Spirit. In John 14:15-27, Jesus says, “If you love me, keep my commandments. And I will ask the Father, and […]

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BFM Article II-C: God the Holy Spirit

Here is another column in a series on Baptist Faith & Message 2000. The Baptist Faith & Message 2000 article II-C reads: “The Holy Spirit is the Spirit of God, fully divine. He inspired holy men of old to write the scriptures. Through enlightenment, He enables men to understand the truth. He exalts Christ. He […]

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Metropolitan of Sweden: Chrismation brings the communion of the Holy Spirit

“Two young people who stand before us today have received truth and enlightenment,” Metropolitan Cleopas of Sweden emphasized in his address on the chrismation of the two young Swedish converts which took place in St. George’s Cathedral in Stockholm, Sunday July 17, 2022. Metropolitan Cleopas welcomed the two new members of the Orthodox Church to […]

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Will Australia be obedient to the Holy Spirit during the Plenary Council? – Catholic perspective

Australia’s ability to discern the motions presented at the final session of the historic Plenary Council will depend heavily on the ability of the faithful to ‘let the Holy Spirit breathe’, says ACU theologian Reverend Dr Ormond Rush . Dr. Rush is an internationally renowned systematic theologian, priest of the Diocese of Townsville and expert […]

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Christians Must Be Careful Not to Speak Against the Holy Spirit

The Holy Spirit is the least known member of the Trinity. Many Christians know a lot about God the Father and God the Son, but many don’t know anything about God the Holy Spirit. Some denominations don’t even recognize that the Holy Spirit is God. According to Barna’s research in 2021: “The study shows, in […]

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The feast of Pentecost Sunday and Holy Spirit Monday in Vienna

On Pentecost Sunday June 12, 2022, Metropolitan Arsene of Austria and Exarch of Hungary presided over the Divine Liturgy at the Cathedral of the Holy Trinity in Vienna, accompanied by the Athonite Archimandrite Fr. Nicon, the Protopresbyter of the Ecumenical Throne, Fr. Jean, Hieromonk Fr. Barthélemy, Elder Fr. Aristide, Archdeacon Fr. Maximus and a large […]

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Holy Spirit or Evil Spirit?

Reading time: 8 minutes Pentecost by the artist Jean II Restout, around 1732. Photo: Wikimedia Commons / Public Domain In the last words of the Gospel that we have just heard, Jesus says something that can give us hope and cause us to reflect. He said to his disciples: “The Holy Spirit, whom the Father […]

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The Feast of the Holy Spirit in the Church of the Holy Trinity of the Russian MISSIA

On Monday, June 13, 2022, the Feast of the Holy Spirit was celebrated at the Church of the Holy Trinity of the Russian MISSIA of the Moscow Patriarchate, which is located in the New City of Jerusalem, not far from the New Gate. In this marvelous church, the Divine Liturgy was celebrated by Patriarch Theophilus […]

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The Monday feast of the Holy Spirit at the Holy Sion (VIDEO)

On Monday, June 13, 2022, the feast of the Holy Spirit was celebrated according to the book of Pentecost. The Church dedicates this day in particular to the Holy Spirit, who descended in the form of tongues of fire on the heads of the disciples and enlightened and strengthened them to preach the wonders of […]

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Archbishop of America: The Holy Spirit is the divine breath of God

In his address, Archbishop Elpidophoros pointed out that “‘Paraclete’ is not an ordinary word in English. It means one who pleads on your behalf or gives you counsel. And calling the Holy Spirit “another Advocate “, the Lord shows us that the relationship we have with the Holy Spirit is the same intimate and comforting […]

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The Holy Spirit fully alive

An artist’s depiction of a Pentecost scene appears in the Cathedral Basilica of St. Louis. CNS photo / Cruises We have just experienced Pentecost in our Catholic Christian faith, which is the coming of the Holy Spirit upon the disciples of Christ. Originally, the feast day signified the coming of the Spirit in the form […]

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Holy Spirit Monday | Orthodox Times

The Orthodox Church commemorates today, Monday of the Holy Spirit, the Third Person of the Holy Trinity, the Holy Spirit. “[I believe] in the Holy Spirit, the Lord, who gives life, who proceeds from the Father, who with the Father and the Son is adored and glorified […]” In the Holy Trinity, there are three […]

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Archbishop of Australia: The Holy Spirit “in unity has called all”

The Great and Holy Feast of Pentecost was celebrated in style in Tasmania’s capital, Hobart, at the Church of St. George the Great Martyr. The festive Offices of Matins, Divine Liturgy and Vespers of the Holy Spirit (Kneeling Vespers) were celebrated by His Eminence Archbishop Makarios of Australia, accompanied by His Grace Bishop Kyriakos of […]

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Holy Spirit Monday

Today is Monday of the Holy Spirit, Agios Pnevmatos, and a national holiday in Greece, which is the day after Pentecost, fifty days after Greek Orthodox Easter. In Greek Orthodox churches, it is a three-day religious celebration, with many festivities, as it is a joyous occasion and also referred to by many as the second […]

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5 things to know about the Holy Spirit

Here are five things to know about the Holy Spirit that you may not know. As Christians, we believe that God is a Trinity of persons, Father, Son and Holy Spirit. However, we still don’t know much about the Holy Spirit, the third person of the Trinity. Here are five things to know about the […]

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Graduation 2022: Holy Spirit – Catholic Star Herald

Parish* — Please select one —Holy Spirit Catholic Community, Mullica HillChrist the Good Shepherd Parish, VinelandChrist the King Parish, HaddonfieldParish of Christ the Redeemer, AtcoChurch of the Holy Family, SewellChurch of the Incarnation, MantuaDivine Mercy Parish, VinelandParish of Holy Angels, WoodburySt. Child’s Parish, RunnemedeHoly Eucharist Parish, Cherry HillHoly Trinity Parish, MargateBaby Jesus Parish, Woodbury HeightsMary […]

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Why is Saint-Ephrem called the “Harp of the Holy Spirit”?

Saint Ephrem, the “Harp of the Holy Spirit”, wrote a number of hymns which are used by many Eastern Christians. Saint Ephrem, an influential 4th century saint, is known as the “Harp of the Holy Spirit”. Why is that? Saint Ephrem is called the “Harp of the Holy Spirit” mainly because of the number of […]

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The Fruits of the Holy Spirit: Joy and Peace

As we have just spent Pentecost Sunday, Timmerie has started a series on Trending with Timmie where it will cover the twelve fruits of the Holy Spirit. Father Tim Grumbach joined her to discuss the two firstfruits, Joy and Peace. Timmerie started the conversation by talking about how the Trinity is often perceived. God the […]

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Daughters of the Holy Spirit end lacrosse season with pride

Holy Spirit High School defensemen Sophie Sobocinski, left, and Kira Murray, right, help keep the ball out of the net after goaltender Piper Martin makes a save in the State Lacrosse Championship for girls B not public on June 4th. (Photo by Mark Zimmaro) The Holy Spirit High School women’s lacrosse team had already amassed […]

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The Trans plan to follow the Holy Spirit

Reading time: 2 minutes Brian and Hannah Tran with their daughters Elle, 3, and Harper, 2. Photo: Giovanni Portelli The Church is a family of families, say Brian and Hannah Tran, who, in addition to their two daughters under four, are raising 10 new children of God as RICA coordinators for their parish of Our […]

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World Meeting of Families: The trans plan to follow the Holy Spirit

Reading time: 2 minutes Brian and Hannah Tran with their daughters Elle, 3, and Harper, 2. Photo: Giovanni Portelli The Church is a family of families, say Brian and Hannah Tran, who, in addition to their two daughters under four, are raising 10 new children of God as RICA coordinators for their parish of Our […]

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A total effort is made to infuse the Holy Spirit into

On Monday morning, June 6, 2022, the opening of the 61st session of the General Conference began in St. Louis, MO. The theme that would set the tone for the entire session was the Holy Spirit and the Latter Rain. Ted Wilson, Mark Finley, Barry Black, Dwight Nelson and others have spoken out forcefully, saying […]

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How are the gifts of the Holy Spirit at work in me amid today’s divisions?

Despite years of preparation for the feast of Pentecost and an ongoing devotion to the Holy Spirit, I find myself reflecting on how these beautiful sevenfold gifts of the Spirit manifest in my daily life. Usually I do a novena to ask for a deepening of these gifts, but this year I felt prompted to […]

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Prayer of the Pope in 3 requests to the Holy Spirit

With the Spirit, we can have a living relationship, a convinced and joyful relationship with the Lord. On Pentecost Sunday, Pope Francis gave examples of how to know if it is the Holy Spirit speaking or if it is Satan. Shortly after this Mass, he conducted the noon Regina Caeli and reflected on how the […]

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Pope Francis: Let us invoke the Holy Spirit daily

Holy Spirit stained glass window, St. Peter’s Basilica Source: Vatican News In his homily at Pentecost Sunday Mass in St. Peter’s Basilica, Pope Francis invited Christians to sit in the school of the Holy Spirit, journeying together as a Church, open to the world. Cardinal Giovanni Battista Re was the chief celebrant of the mass. […]

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On Pentecost, Pope Francis explains how to recognize the voice of the lawyer | National Catholic Registry

“The Spirit leads us to love, here and now,” the Holy Father said June 5. On the Solemnity of Pentecost, Pope Francis gave advice on how to distinguish the voice of the Holy Spirit from “the voice of the spirit of evil”. Speaking from a wheelchair in front of the main altar of St. Peter’s […]

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Are your eyes looking to the Holy Spirit? | National Catholic Register

After Easter and Christmas, Pentecost is the most important feast of the Church. This is true not only for the liturgical calendar, but for our spiritual lives. Christmas marks the coming of Christ in the flesh, “for us and for our salvation.” Easter marks the triumph of Christ over sin and death – none of […]

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The Holy Spirit comes as tongues of fire and a rushing wind| National Catholic Register

Pentecost Sunday User Guide Sunday June 5th is Pentecost Sunday. Mass readings: Acts 2:1-11; Psalm 104:1, 24, 29-30, 31, 34; 1 Corinthians 12:3b-7, 12-13 Where Romans 8:8-17; John 20:19-23 Where John 14:15-16, 23b-26. What a wonderful and uplifting feast we celebrate at Pentecost! A party like this challenges us because it puts an end to […]

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Claim the Holy Spirit and renew the face of the Earth

I was struck recently by these words in a soon to be published article by Canadian Church historian Rosa Bruno-Jofré, on an aspect of life in my own congregation, the Sisters of Our Lady of the Missions – founded in Lyons, France in 1861. Rosa writes that in recent decades “the Trinitarian charism of the […]

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Receive with the Holy Spirit | National Catholic Register

“Be hospitable to one another,” St. Peter encourages the faithful in 1 Peter 4:9. After years as a guest, I began looking for role models I saw in hospitable homes where I felt welcomed, relaxed, and renewed. What I discovered: The welcome of welcome is rather a charism, a gift given by the Holy Spirit […]

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Ask for the Holy Spirit

Gospel Commentary MMay 29, Lu 24:46-53 The risen Lord spent 40 days with his disciples before ascending to heaven. But finally the time has come for him to leave. As we observe the solemnity of the Ascension this year, we hear the Gospel of Luke, which records Jesus’ last instructions to the disciples before his […]

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Novena to the Holy Spirit

The following novena to the Holy Spirit commemorates the nine days of prayer between Jesus’ Ascension into Heaven and the descent of the Holy Spirit upon the apostles at Pentecost. Normally, this novena to the Holy Spirit is prayed during the nine days before Pentecost, but can be prayed at other times of the year. […]

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Students ELEVATED to the Holy Spirit at LIFTED Jr – Catholic Outlook

The energy was high as over 400 students from 24 schools in the Diocese of Parramatta attended LIFTED Live Jr at West HQ, Rooty Hill on Thursday 19th May. Organized by Catholic Youth Parramatta (CYP) in collaboration with Catholic Education (CEDP), the annual LIFTED Live Jr event is a dynamic day bringing together Years 5 […]

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Pentecost looms as a reminder of the power and presence of the Holy Spirit

As the Church continues to progress during the Easter season, it celebrates the resurrection of the Lord Jesus and prepares for the promised Holy Spirit. It is the expectation of the Holy Spirit that is often overlooked. Summer successes, programs and college years come to an end, and the coming of the Holy Spirit is […]

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‘Festa of the Holy Spirit’ planned for Ferndale – Times-Standard

The Portuguese Eel River Valley Halls Association invites the public to celebrate the 98th “Festa of the Holy Spirit” on June 5 in Ferndale, where the event began in 1924. The 2022 festival begins with Mass and the Blessing of Wreaths at 10:30 a.m. at the Church of the Assumption in Ferndale, followed by lunch […]

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The Holy Spirit, the Samaritan Woman, and Doctrinal Development

Schuppi: Saint Photina and Christ / Wikimedia Commons The grace of God is for everyone; everyone is called to drink from the spiritual well and quench their thirst. Christ wants to share the Holy Spirit, and all the gifts of the Spirit, with everyone; Jesus is the anointed; we can and must be united with […]

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The Role of the Holy Spirit in Acts: A Lesson for the Church Today

Unsplash/Hassan Ouajbir The book of Acts tells us that believers were first called “Christians” in Antioch (Acts 11:26). A survey through Acts revealed that this book is more about the actions of the Holy Spirit than those of the Apostles. All the activities of the Apostles were conditioned and carried out by the Holy Spirit; […]

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Let the Holy Spirit inspire your religious and political actions

Since his escape in early May, Judge Alito’s draft opinion to overturn Roe vs. Wade sparked rallies, protests, celebrations, counter-legislation and enormous uncertainty in the United States. What a mess we find ourselves in on such a personal, difficult and traumatic matter as whether to terminate a pregnancy that has become even more entangled in […]

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A Prayer for Every Day: Asking the Holy Spirit and Our Lady – BC Catholic

“Come, Holy Spirit, come through the powerful intercession of the Immaculate Heart of Mary, your beloved spouse.” It’s been one of my favorite prayers since my college days, when one of my teachers opened every class with these words. I find myself spontaneously reciting this prayer when I’m trying to make a decision or just […]

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How to Entertain the Holy Spirit – 9News Nigeria

How to Entertain the Holy Spirit Here’s a soul-stirring thought: If you’re in Christ, then God in the highest has made your heart his home. The Holy Spirit has come in, so to speak, filling with Himself the halls and chambers of your soul. And he will never, ever move. “If anyone loves me,” Jesus […]

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The Holy Spirit in Ezekiel 1: The Giver of Life

A great Christian writer takes the Catholic faith and reinvents it in a way that sparks the reader’s imagination. It’s a rare talent, even though it’s exactly what Marilynne Robinson does in her wonderful novels – especially her second most recent, Lilac (2014). Even more so than in Robinson’s other publications, you see, Lila traces […]

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Bishop Bernard calls for fidelity and obedience to the Holy Spirit

In an open conversation facilitated by Caritas Malaysia to conclude their national meeting and planning exercise, Bishop Bernard Paul, as President of Caritas Malaysia, called on all Diocesan Directors and Church Assistants in Semenanjung, Sabah and Sarawak to stay grounded, faithful and obedient to the Holy Spirit who is trying to lead the Malaysian Church. […]

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Holy Spirit Graduate Launches First Autism Awareness Pitch

Parish* — Please select one —Holy Spirit Catholic Community, Mullica HillChrist the Good Shepherd Parish, VinelandChrist the King Parish, HaddonfieldParish of Christ the Redeemer, AtcoChurch of the Holy Family, SewellChurch of the Incarnation, MantuaDivine Mercy Parish, VinelandParish of Holy Angels, WoodburySt. Child’s Parish, RunnemedeHoly Eucharist Parish, Cherry HillHoly Trinity Parish, MargateBaby Jesus Parish, Woodbury HeightsMary […]

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How to Entertain the Holy Spirit

Here’s a soul-stirring thought: If you’re in Christ, then God in the highest has made your heart his home. The Holy Spirit has come in, so to speak, filling with Himself the halls and chambers of your soul. And he will never, ever move. “If anyone loves me,” Jesus said to his disciples, “he will […]

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Invisible and Unequivocal: How the Scriptures Describe the Holy Spirit

God is incomprehensible. This means that although we can really know him (because he reveals himself to us), we can never focus on him. He is infinite, eternal and triune, and so he reveals himself to us in a way that corresponds to our capacities. As a theologian says, God speaks from man to man, […]

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The Holy Spirit and Scripture

This is the latest in a series of excerpts from “What Every Christian Should Know About the Trinity”, published by MBC’s High Street Press (visit highstreet.press). The Holy Spirit is the primary agent through which the Scriptures have come to us. He supervised the thoughts and words of the prophets and apostles so that what […]

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The Holy Spirit provides “inspiration, wisdom and enlightenment”

Pentecost concludes the Easter season, 50 days called “a feast of weeks” that celebrates the coming of the Holy Spirit, Father Michael Van Sloun said. And one of the great things about the Holy Spirit is “it’s God’s constant presence with us,” he said. The Holy Spirit brings inspiration, wisdom and enlightenment, he said. Father […]

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“My father said ‘holy spirit’ commanded him to sleep with me” – Nigeria – The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News

A 16-year-old survivor told a Lagos domestic abuse and sex offenses court yesterday sitting in Ikeja how her 43-year-old biological father, Emmanuel Odega, has repeatedly defiled her since her mother left for South Africa in 2014. Recounting her ordeals before Judge Ramon Oshodi, when presented as evidence by the State’s attorney, Ms Bukola Okeowo, the […]

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The Grace of Praise Opens Hearts and Minds to Receive the Holy Spirit

The Catechism provides a beautiful and profound statement of the Holy Spirit’s mission to unite God’s children to Christ “and to make us alive in Him,” said Alicia Hartle, director of Pennsylvania-based Pentecost Today USA. The Spirit is the giver of life and in a very personal way, she says. “So for us, in our […]

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Does the Holy Spirit want more attention?

When Christians recite the Apostles’ Creed, we pay special attention to the Almighty Father, Creator of heaven and earth, and to Jesus Christ, His Son and our Lord. But of the third member of the Trinity, we only say, “I believe in the Holy Spirit.” Certainly later creeds and confessions have more to say about […]

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The Holy Spirit serves as a solid foundation for Dean of Dutchess/Putnam

By DAN PIETRAFESA Giovanni Gauzza’s plans changed and resulted in an uplifting spiritual experience as the 16-year-old parishioner of St. Martin de Porres in Poughkeepsie was one of approximately 160 people from the Dutchess/Putnam deanery to attend a session of Archdiocesan listening for the 2021-2023 Synod at St. Columba in Hopewell Junction on March 26. […]

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Kenyan mother of six who left her husband to ‘marry’ the Holy Spirit found dead, reports say

A Kenyan mother-of-six who shocked Kenyans last year when she left her 20-year marriage to ‘marry’ the Holy Spirit has been found dead, Kenyan media outlet The Star reports. The decomposing body of Elizabeth Nalem was found in Kopoch Forest, Kapkoris, Mnagei district, on Saturday. According to the police, Nalem left his home a week […]

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Holy Spirit guides church at synod, Vatican official tells LGBTQ group

The “main protagonist” of the Catholic Church’s ongoing two-year synodal process “is the Holy Spirit, who is ready to guide us on this journey,” Xaviere’s missionary sister Nathalie Becquart told an American audience on April 3. April 05, 2022 Xaviere’s missionary sister Nathalie Becquart, under-secretary of the Synod of Bishops, is pictured in the chapel […]

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Exciting Changes Coming to Holy Spirit School in New Fireside House

Momentum continues to build for the opening of the new Holy Spirit Catholic School in the Fireside community. Construction is nearing completion, and school principal Kim Welte hopes they can begin settling in June for a fall opening. Located on the northwest corner of Fireside Pwy. and Fireside Dr., it will initially open as a […]

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Rev. Roy Delia: The Holy Spirit Within |

“Likewise, the Spirit also helps our infirmities: for we do not know why we must pray properly; but the Spirit himself intercedes for us with groans that cannot be spoken. And he who searches the hearts knows the mind of the Spirit, for he intercedes for the saints according to the will of God” (Romans […]

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Pastor Bo: Say hello to the Holy Spirit, goodbye to the umbrella

Last week, I pulled into the hospital parking lot (one of many trips to many different hospitals that week, actually) to visit a sick member. It was one of those gray, rainy days that tends to make my mood match gray. Mind you, it wasn’t a downpour, just steady rain which I know is good […]

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And she conceived by the Holy Spirit | National Catholic Registry

A meditation on the Annunciation and the Angelus Wherever you live, chances are you hear church bells from time to time. Maybe you’ve gotten so used to their gentle chime that you don’t even notice it, but Catholic churches usually ring their bells three times a day: at 6:00 a.m., 12:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. […]

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Rev. Roy Delia: The Holy Spirit Within | Valley life

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To be led by the Holy Spirit

In the Gospels we see how Jesus foretold his betrayal to the disciples (John 13:8-27), saying that he would only be with them for a short time. He then comforted them by saying that He was going to prepare a place for them in His Father’s house and that He would return for them (John […]

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The Holy Spirit will strengthen our faith – Redwood Falls Gazette

Pastor David R. Rupp Christ Victory Lutheran Church Dear friends in Christ, in the Gospel text of Luke 4:1-13 we read about the time when the devil personally tempted Jesus in the wilderness. God the Son took on human flesh. He brings the battle to earth. He is the one who will crush the serpent’s […]

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Bo Wagner: Hello, Holy Spirit, goodbye umbrella | Lifestyles

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Your emotions are not the Holy Spirit speaking to you

For many believers, distinguishing between one’s feelings and the leading of the Holy Spirit can be very difficult. It is easy to confuse a deep emotional state with something influenced or guided by the Holy Spirit. Often this happens even to very well-meaning Christians. We can yearn so much to be “in the will of […]

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Holy Spirit purify your name

I do not know where to start. My head is still spinning with the events of the weekend. People told me it was narcissistic of me to be traumatized by the Morrier case, and they’re probably right, but I can’t help it. I was already suffering from religious trauma before hearing the news of his […]

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Ask the Holy Spirit to awaken your desire to pray| National Catholic Registry

“May Our Lady help us to keep our hearts awake to welcome this time of grace that God is offering us,” prayed the Holy Father on March 13, the ninth anniversary of his pontificate. Noting that the Gospel of Luke reveals that Peter, James and John had fallen asleep before the transfiguration of Jesus, Pope […]

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Ask the Holy Spirit to awaken your desire to pray – Catholic World Report

Pope Francis waves to the crowd gathered for the Angelus in St. Peter’s Square on March 13, 2022. / Vatican Media Washington, DC Newsroom, March 13, 2022 / 7:37 a.m. (CNA). Noting that the Gospel of Luke reveals that Peter, James and John had fallen asleep before the Transfiguration of Jesus, Pope Francis urged the […]

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Father Neil Muir appointed Rector of Holy Spirit Seminary

FR Neil Muir was installed yesterday as the new Rector of Holy Spirit Seminary at the Seminary Chapel. The seven Bishops of Queensland were there for the installation. Archbishop of Brisbane Mark Coleridge blessed Father Muir and the seminary staff and students. Fr. Muir said it was a great gathering of the province during the […]

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Newman Hall-Holy Spirit Parish in Berkeley raises voices and prayers for Ukraine as war with Russia continues

BERKELEY, Calif. (KGO) — Raising their voices and prayers for Ukraine, Berkeley’s Newman Hall-Holy Spirit Parish showed their support Saturday night. “I think we are all brothers and sisters under God and it’s just a horrible situation, Father Ivan Toa said. “I think we are all called to support each other.” TAKE ACTION: Local and […]

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Lent invites us to the Holy Spirit, master of the interior life

As we continue our journey through Lent, our task is to keep our attention on the paschal mystery of the Lord Jesus Christ, namely his passion, death and resurrection. We are called to direct all that we do towards this singular and moving mystery. As we try to understand this mystery, we are guided by […]

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Graduated from the Holy Spirit to be a head coach

Parish* — Please select one —Holy Spirit Catholic Community, Mullica HillChrist the Good Shepherd Parish, VinelandChrist the King Parish, HaddonfieldParish of Christ the Redeemer, AtcoChurch of the Holy Family, SewellChurch of the Incarnation, MantuaDivine Mercy Parish, VinelandParish of Holy Angels, WoodburySt. Child’s Parish, RunnemedeHoly Eucharist Parish, Cherry HillHoly Trinity Parish, MargateBaby Jesus Parish, Woodbury HeightsMary […]

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Community News – Students at Holy Spirit Parish assemble care kits for the homeless

Courtesy Image Middle school students attending faith formation classes at Holy Spirit Parish (St. Martha’s Church in Kennebunk and St. Mary’s Church in Wells) will collect and provide needed items to a group in need. The Holy Spirit Parish College Outreach Project is underway, with students collecting items (until March 6) to assemble care kits […]

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‘We Have Seen the Holy Spirit Moving’: Southern Baptist Missionaries Report Staggering Global Increase in New Believers and Baptisms

The Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) reported some truly astonishing numbers regarding international missions efforts, noting an impressive increase in baptisms and gospel sharing throughout 2020. The SBC’s International Mission Board (IMB) reported a 62% increase in the number of new believers between 2019 and 2020, with the number rising from 89,000 to more than 144,000, […]

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Short Prayers 27: Baptism | Power of the Holy Spirit

Jesus said, “Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them; for to such belongs the kingdom of heaven. (Matthew 19:14) Jhe power of the Holy Spirit comes with baptism. Most of the time, this power goes unnoticed. Unused. Untapped. The Holy Spirit is like a wall outlet. If you never plug […]

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Mojisola Sanya’s new book ‘The Holy Spirit and I’ is a faith-based tale that delves into the entirety of the Holy Spirit as the third part of the Holy Trinity

The recent publication “The Holy Spirit and I” by Covenant Books author Mojisola Sanya is a personal spiritual account of the role of the Holy Spirit, including detailed information on the purpose, function, and benefits He serves. in the Trinity. Press release – February 22, 2022 06:00 EST HYATTSVILLE, Md., Feb. 22, 2022 (Newswire.com) – […]

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Mom calls on the ‘Holy Spirit’ to ward off ‘trolls’ who say her adopted daughter isn’t hers

A black mother had the perfect response to “trolls” who don’t believe her adopted daughter is truly hers. Jeena and Drue Wilder are parents of five children. Husband and wife met in 2007 and started their family in 2012. Jeena is black and her husband is white, so four of their children are mixed – […]

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What exactly is the baptism of the Holy Spirit?

By Dan DelzelChristian Post Contributor | Tuesday, February 22, 2022 Pexels Not all Spirit-filled Christians view “the baptism of the Holy Spirit” in the same way. Some teach that believers must experience a “second blessing” to be baptized with the Holy Spirit, while others teach that every believer is baptized with the Holy Spirit upon […]

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God the Holy Spirit [Who is He and What Does He Do?] – Pastor Ted Wilson

We have heard about God the Son and God the Father in previous episodes. In this video, Pastor Ted Wilson talks about the Third Person of the Trinity. He is invisible but existent—God the Holy Spirit. Our fifth fundamental belief says, “God the Eternal Spirit was active with the Father and the Son in creation, […]

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FaithLife Devotional: The Holy Spirit is essential | Opinion

Salvation occurs when we trust Jesus as our Savior. He forgives us, transforms us and considers us righteous. At this time we are redeemed, and though we continue to struggle against sin, it is a defeated enemy. Then, over time, our service, gifts, and love for God should naturally become greater. Unfortunately, many Christians sit […]

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Holy Spirit prepares to move into new Fireside home

Content of the article Holy Spirit School, the only Catholic primary school in Cochrane and the only school in the historic town centre, will move next year to a new site in Fireside. Content of the article Construction of the new school is currently underway. It will welcome students from kindergarten to grade 6 this […]

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Holy Spirit, impersonal force or loving friend? | Opinion

IIt drives me crazy to read any article or book where the Holy Spirit is mentioned as a nebulous force or energy! The Holy Spirit is not some force or an “it”. An “it” cannot teach you. An “it” cannot comfort you, sustain you, or guide you to all truth! And that’s what Jesus said […]

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Catholic lawyers must invoke the guidance of the Holy Spirit

Votive or Red Mass to seek guidance from the Holy Spirit for legal brotherhood, has been celebrated in the Archdiocese of Kuching since 2015. February 14, 2022 Catholic lawyers with Archbishop Simon Poh (front center), Father Galvin Ngumbang (front left) and Father Mark Bonchol (front right) after the celebration of the Red Mass at St. […]