The Spirit Of The Holy Spirit Essay

2006 Words Nov 5th, 2015 9 Pages
The Holy Spirit is a very unique and amazing person; he is also very complex. The person of the Holy Spirit has many characteristics. Along with all hi characteristics, his emotions are also a huge part of what make up the Holy Spirit. One of the places in the bible you can see the Holy Spirit’s emotions come out is seen in Romans 15:30. This verse particularly shows the Holy Spirit’s love; it goes on to say, “Now I urge you, brethren, by our Lord Jesus Christ and by the love of the Spirit, to strive together with me in your prayers to God for me” (Romans 15:30 NIV). The person of the Holy Spirit also speaks to us a lot of the time. This concept is proved in scripture many times. You can see a great example in verse Acts 10:19, where the Holy Spirit begins speaking to Peter. (https://carm.org/christanity/christian-doctrine/verses-showing-identity-ministry-and-personhood-holy-spirit) It says,” And while Peter was reflecting on the vision, the Spirit said to him, “Behold, three men are looking for you”, (Acts 10:19 NIV). Although this is just a couple of examples, there are many other references to who and what the Spirit is in the Bible. To name a few, the Holy Spirit has awareness of goodness (Acts 15:28 NIV), he has a mind (Rom. 8:27 NIV), he also grieves (Isaiah 63:10 NIV). As you can see the Holy Spirit is very complex, and feels and does many things. Ultimately, the Holy Spirit is the gift giver. In 1 Corinthians 12 it describes how spiritual gifts are given to…

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