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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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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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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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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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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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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

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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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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. […]

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Synod prayer team asks for the guidance of the Holy Spirit

In a column in the August 8, 2019 issue of The Catholic Spirit, Bishop Andrew Cozzens, then serving in the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis, described the first group involved in the Archdiocesan Synod as “a group of devoted “. It was “a diverse group of devotees, mostly lay men and women, who believe […]

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Rely on the mysterious gift of the Holy Spirit – Catholic World Report

(Image: Thaï Ch. Hamelin / ChokdiDesign/Unsplash.com) Jesus makes a startling statement at the Last Supper: “It is for your benefit that I go away, for if I do not go away, the Counselor will not come to you; but if I go away, I will send him to you” (Jn 16:7). What could be better […]

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Temples of the Holy Spirit

And you do many similar things” (Mark 7:13). 1 Kings 8:22-23, 27-30; Mark 7:1-33 News of Pope Francis’ stated intention to visit South Sudan in 2022 with Justin Welby, Anglican Archbishop of Canterbury, coincides with the commemoration of Saint Josephine Bakhita, patron saint of victims of human trafficking. Bakhita, born in Sudan in 1869, was […]

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Entire Communities Touched by the Fire of the Holy Spirit: Native American Tribes Experience Christian Revival

In some respects, the fate of Native Americans has not changed. They face troubling circumstances with issues ranging from substance abuse to a massive impact of COVID-19, to an alarming number of missing and murdered women. “There are a lot of broken areas, broken communities, and our communities are overrun with drugs,” Crow Tribe member […]

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Pastor Raymond Vietmeier’s new publication “A Study of the Holy Spirit” is an articulate exploration of what is known about the Holy Spirit

MEADVILLE, PA (PRWEB) January 26, 2022 “A Study of the Holy Spirit”: an informative study of a key point of faith. “A Study of the Holy Spirit” is the creation of published author, Pastor Raymond Vietmeier, an ordained independent minister. Pastor Vietmeier shares, “The author, Pastor Raymond Vietmeier was awakened one night and led […]

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Pastor Raymond Vietmeier’s short story “A Study of the Holy Spirit” is an articulate exploration of what is known about the Holy Spirit | News

MEADVILLE, Pa., January 26, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — “A Study of the Holy Spirit”: an informative study of a key point of faith. “A Study of the Holy Spirit” is the creation of published author Pastor Raymond Vietmeieran ordained independent minister. Pastor Vietmeier shares, “The author, Pastor Raymond Vietmeier was awakened one night and directed by […]

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The Holy Spirit Reforms the Church through the Saints | National Catholic Registry

During an audience with the religious order founded by Saint Cajetan, the Pope emphasized that “reform must begin with oneself”. VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis said Saturday that it takes saints to reform the Church, and for that, every Catholic is called to a deeper “second conversion.” “It is the Holy Spirit who forms and […]

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Pr. Scalia: the fire of the Holy Spirit enlightens, purifies lawyers

PHOENIX — In a liturgy inviting the “tongues of fire” of the Holy Spirit to guide lawyers and government officials, it seemed oddly fitting that the fire alarm had inadvertently gone off just before the start of the annual Red Mass on Sunday. Diocese of Phoenix on January 11 at St. Mary’s Basilica. “You’ll notice […]

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Church of the Holy Spirit donates $100,000 to Rescue Mission of Roanoke

ROANOKE, Va. (WFXR) — The Roanoke rescue mission has 100,000 reasons to smile. On Sunday, the Church of the Holy Spirit in Cave Spring donated $100,000 to the Roanoke Rescue Mission. This generous gift will benefit the Mission’s efforts to serve the hundreds of individuals and families who stay at the Mission daily. “The Rescue […]

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“Invoke the Holy Spirit to Guide Your Choices” | Catholic National Register

“I invite you to keep your gaze fixed on Jesus Christ through your life of prayer and the dedication of your daily work”, declared the Holy Father to Franco-Catholic entrepreneurs. Pope Francis gave advice to business leaders who want to live the gospel in the workplace on Friday, where he said “the Church needs your […]

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Saint Raymond de Peñafort – Christ was his anchor, the Holy Spirit filled his sails | National Catholic Register

SCRIPTURES AND ART: A painting by Tommaso Dolabella depicts a maritime scene from the life of the great saint As the Christmas season draws to a close, the first week of the calendar year presents us with a variety of saints. On the one hand, the week is very busy with North Americans: St. Elizabeth […]

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Year-end review: Pope Francis launches synodal process to discern the call of the Holy Spirit to the Church – Catholic Standard

Drawing on the guiding principles of his pontificate, Pope Francis this year invited Catholics both in the mainstream of Church life and on the margins to express their dreams, ideas and concerns in preparation for the Synod of Bishops in 2023. The pope’s invitation to discern a way forward for the Catholic Church stems from […]

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Back to the past year. Where was the Holy Spirit at work?

A reflection for the Solemnity of the Blessed Virgin Mary, the Mother of God Readings: Numbers 6:22-27, Galatians 4:4-7, Luke 2:16-21 We remember so little of our lives. We may not think we’ve run out of childhood memories, but the ones we retain are just such a small sample of those years. Do you know […]

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Pope launches synodal process to discern Holy Spirit’s call to the Church

Drawing on the guiding principles of his pontificate, Pope Francis this year invited Catholics both in the mainstream of Church life and on the margins to express their dreams, ideas and concerns in preparation for the Synod of Bishops in 2023. The Pope’s invitation to discern a way forward for the Church stems from his […]

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This Young Girl’s Beautiful Letter to Santa Shows the Holy Spirit in Action

This incredible story will inspire young and old. Recently, Brother Mike Herlihey, a Capuchin friar, shared on Facebook a wonderful conversation he had with a 12-year-old girl, Sara Marques, about the Holy Spirit, and a letter she had sent to Fr. Christmas. You might think that a spiritual conversation and a letter to Santa Claus […]

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“The Holy Spirit brings them”, declares a parishioner at the feast of migrant families

WASHINGTON, DC – The pews of Holy Trinity Catholic Church are home to some of Washington’s most powerful political players. From time to time, the president passes by the parish, as does the speaker of the United States House of Representatives, members of Congress, and diplomats. But on December 11, the church’s pastor, Jesuit Father […]

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Sunday Gospel Reflection: He Will Baptize You With The Holy Spirit

John the Baptist continues to dominate the scene on the third Sunday of Advent. Today he prophesies that whoever comes will baptize with the Holy Ghost and with fire. By Ryan Browne Today’s Gospel (Luke 3: 10-18) shows us another discourse between John the Baptist and his disciples. Once again, he is the voice in […]

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Let the Holy Spirit surprise you

Bishop Stephen Chow Sau-yan was ordained the ninth bishop of Hong Kong on December 4. Prior to his episcopal ordination, he was interviewed by diocesan newspapers – the Sunday Examiner and the Kung Kao Po. The interview is presented here. Dec 11, 2019 2021 Bishop Stephen Chow Sau-yan was ordained the ninth bishop of Hong […]

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Cardinal Cantalamessa: The Holy Spirit renews our fervor to call God “Father”

The preacher of the papal household, Cardinal Raniero Cantalamessa, delivers his second Advent sermon and reflects on the role of the Holy Spirit in our prayer as children of God. By Devin Watkins Cardinal Raniero Cantalamessa continued his reflection on Paul’s letter to the Galatians in his second Advent sermon for Pope Francis and the […]

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The Cathedral of the Holy Spirit builds a nativity scene

BISMARCK, ND (KFYR) – A team of about 20 men worked on the construction of this display. The Cathedral of the Holy Spirit decided to build the stable eight months ago, after Pope Francis asked parishes to put a new emphasis on nativity scenes. Father Joshua Ehli said the Nativity scenes are important reminders of […]

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Celebrating 75th anniversary, Cathedral of the Holy Spirit displays new nativity scene – KX NEWS

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Bishops’ Enthusiasm for Eucharistic Revival Called “The Work of the Holy Spirit”

ST. PAUL, Minnesota — The enthusiasm shown by the U.S. bishops in endorsing a three-year nationwide Eucharistic revival is “actually a true work of the Holy Spirit,” Bishop Andrew H. Cozzens said. The U.S. bishops approved the revival plans at their November 15-18 fall general assembly in Baltimore. The revival is scheduled to begin next […]

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Young people ablaze with the Holy Spirit | Orlando

The Nativity Parish, Youth, and Longwood leaders form the “I” in one of Indy’s sculptures around Indianapolis while attending NCYC. INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. | Youth from six parishes in the Diocese of Orlando shared in God’s love and fellowship at the National Catholic Youth Conference (NCYC) in Indianapolis, November 18-20. The NCYC brings together young American […]

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“God The Holy Spirit” recently published by Dr. Mae Smalls Glover is a compelling thesis that explores in detail what exactly the Holy Spirit is.

MEADVILLE, Pa. (PRWEB) November 19, 2021 “God the Holy Spirit”: a powerful exploration of what is known from the third part of the Holy Trinity. “God the Holy Spirit” is the creation of published author Dr. Mae Smalls Glover, who received a Doctor of Divinity degree in June 2020. Dr. Glover shares, “Every Christian who […]

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Dr. Mae Smalls Glover’s New “God The Holy Spirit” Is A Compelling Thesis That Explores In Detail What Exactly The Holy Spirit Is | New

MEADVILLE, Pennsylvania., November 19, 2021 / PRNewswire-PRWeb / – “God the Holy Spirit”: a powerful exploration of what is known about the third part of the Holy Trinity. “God the Holy Spirit” is the creation of published author Dr. Mae Smalls Glove, who obtained a doctorate in theology in june 2020. Dr. Glover shares: “Every […]

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How the Holy Spirit transforms the most unlikely converts

Through Oscar Amaechina, Opinion contributor | Thursday, November 18, 2021 When we started reaching out to the excluded, we wondered if they would ever believe the gospel because of their hostilities and resistance. There was no unreached community that we visited that did not threaten us. Our efforts have generally met with strong opposition and […]

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Man accused of beheading his mother says the Holy Spirit told him she was the devil

through: Jen Steer, Nexstar Media Wire Posted: Nov 12, 2021 / 6:17 AM EST / Update: Nov 12, 2021 / 6:17 AM EST MARIETTA, Ohio (WJW) – A man in southern Ohio is accused of killing his foster mother because he claimed the Holy Spirit told him she was the devil. Lionel J. Gore, 34, […]

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Ohio man accused of beheading his mother says the Holy Spirit told him she was the devil

MARIETTA, Ohio (WJW) – A man in southern Ohio is accused of killing his foster mother because he claimed the Holy Spirit told him she was the devil. Lionel J. Gore, 34, is charged with murder in the death of Diane Gore. It happened at a house in New Matamoras on November 5th. Lawyer: No […]

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A man accused of beheading his mother says the Holy Spirit told him she was the devil

Jen SteerNexstar Multimedia Cable Job : November 12, 2021 / 05:54 CST | Update: November 12, 2021 / 09:22 CST MARIETTA, Ohio (WJW) — A Southern Ohio man is accused of killing his adoptive mother because he claimed the Holy Spirit told him she was the devil. Lionel J. Gore, 34, is charged with murder […]

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South Bay Seventh-day Adventist: Leading with paddleboards and the Holy Spirit

Mesach Soli South Bay Seventh-day Adventist Church Contact: 2161 Avenida Del Mexico, 619-423-2243 www.southbaychurch.com Membership: 150-180 District: Imperial Beach Pastor: Mesach Soli Age: 44 Not: Hawthorne Training: La Sierra University, Riverside; Andrews University, Berrien Springs, Michigan Ordered years: 5 months San Diego Reader: How much time do you spend preparing your sermon? Pastor Mesach Soli: […]

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Ohio Man Beheads His Mother, Holy Spirit Told Him She Was The Devil

** Attention the details below are extremely disturbing ** MARIETTA, Ohio (WJW) — A Southern Ohio man is accused of killing his adoptive mother because he claimed the Holy Spirit told him she was the devil. Lionel J. Gore, 34, is charged with murder in the death of Diane Gore. It happened in a house […]

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Trust in the presence of Christ, learn to invoke the Holy Spirit, says Pope

Vatican City – In difficult times, Christians should be like the disciples in the boat on the stormy sea, calling to Jesus and waking him up, Pope Francis has said. “We must awaken Christ in our hearts, and only then can we contemplate things with his eyes, for he sees beyond the storm,” the pope […]

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This is the prayer to the Holy Spirit that Pope Francis wants every Catholic to know | National Catholic Registry

Pope Francis added that if Catholics did not have prayer at hand, they could simply pray “Come, Holy Spirit” – as “the Madonna and the Apostles prayed during the days when Christ ascended into heaven” . VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis encouraged Christians to call on the Holy Spirit more often when they face difficulty, […]

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How to pray to the Holy Spirit: the Pope’s explanation

Pope Francis says one word is essential to invoke the Spirit: “Come” Pope Francis concluded his teaching on St. Paul’s letter to the Galatians on November 10, stopping to give a lesson on how to pray to the Holy Spirit. Saint Paul’s constant exhortation is to experience the freedom to “walk in the Spirit”. “We […]

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Pope Francis: We need to invoke the Holy Spirit more often

Screenshot Source: Vatican News Pope Francis concluded his General Audience Catechetical Series on the Letter to the Galatians by highlighting how the Apostle Paul teaches that “the fulfillment of the true Law is found in this life of the Spirit given to us by Jesus.” . And the life of the Spirit “can only be […]

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The Holy Spirit Can Help the Church in Times of Persecution

When Jesus was about to ascend to heaven, he told the disciples that he would not leave them without comfort – he would send help to them. On the day of Pentecost in Acts 2, He fulfilled His promise by sending them the Holy Spirit. The fearful disciples who were hiding in the upper room […]

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Holy Spirit Parish of Wells and Kennebunk will fill ‘joy boxes’ to help children in need

KENNEBUNK — Holy Spirit Parish will participate in a program that helps deliver shoeboxes full of gifts to children in the South American Mission who have never received Christmas gifts before. Participating in the “Box of Joy” initiative is simple. Individuals and families fill a shoebox or shoeboxes with gifts and mark the box for […]

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‘May the Holy Spirit be with us’: Early Rain Alliance preacher and his family are constantly persecuted by the Chinese government

A preacher in China’s Sichuan province asks for prayers as his family continues to be persecuted by communist authorities – even when they are at home. Dai Zhichao, a member of the Early Rain Covenant Church (ERCC), was awakened by the sound of someone knocking on his door last Sunday, reports China Aid. When he […]

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The action of the Holy Spirit in us changes our heart, says the pope

VATICAN CITY — During his weekly General Audience Oct. 27, Pope Francis continued his series of lectures on St. Paul’s letter to the Galatians, focusing on the fruits of the Spirit that the apostle said are “love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, kindness, faithfulness, gentleness, self-control.” The pope said St Paul reminded the Galatians that the […]

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Holy Ghost of Halloween! San Antonio Church blesses children’s costumes on Wednesday at free event

If your child’s Halloween costume is a little too spooky this year, a touch of holiness can’t hurt. Clergymen in disguise will bless all children who show up at the event in their own costumes. The clergy will then lead the children in a parade around the church. “Jesus said, ‘let the little children come […]

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Walk with Christ. The Holy Spirit and the Virgin Mary – Catholic Telegraph

In last month’s issue of The Catholic telegraph, we spoke of the need for “Parish Families” to walk together in a synodal way. Living a synodal life begins with the Holy Trinity. In this article, I want to explore more deeply the roots of this “journey together” as a Family of God, starting with Christ […]

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A Prayer to Recognize the Holy Spirit – Your Daily Prayer – October 18

A prayer to recognize the Holy SpiritBy Meg Bucher “And I will ask the Father, and he will give you another advocate to help you and be with you forever – the Spirit of truth. The world cannot accept it, because it neither sees it nor knows it. But you know him, because he lives […]

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May the Holy Spirit renew in us the grace of Baptism

Angelus Angelus Dómini nuntiávit Mariæ.And concépit of Spiritu Sancto.Ave Maria … Ecce ancilla Dómini.Fiat mihi secúndum verbum tuum.Ave Maria … And Verbum caro factum est.And habitávit in nobis.Ave Maria … Ora pro nobis, sancta Dei genetrix.Ut digni efficiámur promissiónibus Christi. Oremus.Grátiam tuam, quǽsumus, Dómine,mentibus nostris infunde;ut qui, Ángelo nuntiánte, Christi Fílii tui incarnatiónem cognóvimus, per […]

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Where did TikTok’s viral song “Holy Spirit Activate” come from?

New sounds appear on TikTok every day, and they can come from just about anything. Hit Songs, Commercials, Kids TV Shows, Movie Quotes, Musical Themes, Video Games. You name it, there is probably a TikTok sound. The last song to hit everyone’s For You page is “Holy Spirit Activate,” but where did it come from? […]

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Pope: Listening to the Holy Spirit, the Synod can be a healing process

Pope Francis delivers the homily as he celebrates Mass on October 10 to open the process that will lead to the assembly of the World Synod of Bishops in 2023. (CNS Photo / Remo Casilli, Reuters) VATICAN CITY – Synod calls on everyone to become experts in “the art of encounter” in uplifting and transformative […]

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Pope at the Synod: The participation of all, guided by the Holy Spirit

Pope Francis leads a moment of reflection in the Vatican, before the solemn inauguration of the Synod on Sunday with a mass in Saint Peter’s Basilica. By Robin Gomes As the universal Church prepares to embark on the synodal path, Pope Francis on Saturday invoked the Holy Spirit on the People of God so that […]

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Without the Holy Spirit, there can be no synod, says Pope

By way of opening, the Holy Father recalled that the 2-year event is not an opinion poll, but will have the Spirit as its protagonist. To open the synod on synodality on October 9, Pope Francis identified three risks that could hinder the process, inviting the Church instead: “Let us live this synod with the […]

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Return of the Mass of the Holy Spirit at the Conte Forum – The Torch

On Thursday, September 9, Boston College celebrated its annual Mass of the Holy Spirit at noon. Due to rain, it was held inside the Conte Forum rather than O’Neill Square. Nonetheless, students, faculty, and staff flocked to seats in the hockey stadium to partake in this longstanding Jesuit tradition. The gloomy weather hasn’t hampered attendance, […]

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How can a Christian not believe in the Holy Spirit?

Through Oscar Amaechina, Opinion contributor | Thursday, September 30, 2021 I recently observed that the least known person in the Trinity is the Holy Spirit. Lack of knowledge of the Holy Spirit could also be responsible for the lack of revival in churches around the world. In 2009, Barna Group conducted a study which found […]

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Yes there is a Holy Spirit

Through Robin schumacher, Exclusive columnist | Monday, September 20, 2021 “Some 62% of born-again Christians who self-identify hold that the Holy Spirit is not an actual living being, but is simply a symbol of the power, presence or purity of God, ”says the latest survey from the Cultural Research Center of Arizona Christian. University. This […]

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Could the Holy Spirit still surprise us synodally?

As Mary McAleese made clear in her address to the Root and Branch Synod, Pope Francis has carefully managed expectations regarding synodality. Photo by Ruth Gledhill Mary McAleese’s keynote address at the Root and Branch Synod in Bristol raises a number of questions for those who hope that synodality will herald an “ecclesial springtime”, as […]

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Holy Spirit Pastor Served in Shanksville | Local News

Two decades after United Flight 93 crashed in a field near Shanksville, the passengers who fought back against the plane’s hijackers are almost universally considered heroes. But, in the hours and days immediately following the terrorist attacks, Father Joseph McCaffrey said, not everyone wanted to consider that. McCaffrey, Holy Spirit Parish pastor and FBI chaplain, […]

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Masses of the Holy Spirit

At several Holy Spirit Masses on Oahu and nearby islands, Catholic school employees gathered to mark the start of the new school year on August 4. To the left: Father Manny Hewe presided over Mass at St. Therese Co-Cathedral in Honolulu. (Photo courtesy of Dann Ebina) Environment: Teachers and staff from St. Anthony School in […]

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Father Nolan centered his life on the Holy Spirit

In this 2014 file photo, Father Timothy Nolan stands in his residence at the Pacem in Terris hermitage retreat center near Isanti. DAVE HRBACEK | THE CATHOLIC SPIRIT Barely three years into his priesthood, Father Timothy Nolan was questioning his vocation and wondering if he should leave. But a charismatic prayer meeting transformed his life […]

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Candace Cameron Bure didn’t expect the Holy Spirit’s reaction on TikTok

I still have a hand! Candace Cameron BureThe experience on social media drew a lot of reactions, but she was shocked when fans didn’t understand her take on the “power of the Holy Spirit” video. “It’s quite funny. In fact, I didn’t expect the TikTok video to have the reaction it did at all,” Bure, […]

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Holy Spirit connects as plenary council prepares to go fully online

ALL is set to deliver the first fully online Plenary Council meeting in October. With New South Wales recording more than 400 COVID-19 cases per day and Victoria recording double-digit cases, plenary council organizers ensured council can move forward even in lockdown conditions . Council plenary vice-chair Bishop Shane Mackinlay, the council’s trip had adapted […]