Who Is The Holy Spirit? Essay

1635 Words Nov 19th, 2014 7 Pages
Who is the Holy Spirit? This is a question that many people around the world ask, including myself. One thing that is well known is that God is Father, Son and Holy Spirit. This is also known as the Trinity. The Holy Spirit is known to be a person that is set equal to God the father and God the Son. The Holy Spirit has roles to complete or perform for Jesus Christ and in His name. The primary role of the Holy Spirit is that He is a witness of Jesus Christ. The Holy Spirit was sent to be a teacher to Christians to reveal Gods truth and His will. “The Helper, the Holy Spirit, whom the Father will send in My [Jesus Christ] name, He will teach you [His disciples] all things, and bring to your remembrance all that I said to you.” (John 14:26) The Trinity means that there is only one God but within that one God is the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit. For those who were raised in the church or are Christians now, know that the Holy Spirit is the third person in the Trinity. He is fully God. He is eternal, omnipresent, and omniscient, has a will, and can speak. He, the Holy Spirit, is alive; he is a person (The Holy Spirit, Slick). We all need His presence and power, without Him, it would be utterly impossible for us to live a Christian life and serve God (Section Five). Some of the characteristics of the Holy Spirit are oil, doves, fire and wind. The oil signifies the anointing of the Holy Spirit and shows the bestowal of authorization through the spirit so that it can act…

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