“But when he comes, the Spirit of truth, he will guide you to all truth.”
The Gifts of the Holy Spirit according to the Prophet Isaiah (Isaiah 11:2-3) are Wisdom, Understanding, Counsel, Fortitude, Knowledge, Piety and Fear of the Lord.
St. Paul in his First Letter to the Corinthians 12:8-10 teaches that the Gifts of the Holy Spirit are Expression of Wisdom, Expression of Knowledge, Faith, Healing, Miracles, Prophecy, Discerning Spirits, Speaking in Tongues, Interpretation of Tongues.
The Fruits of the Holy Spirit according to St. Paul’s Letter to the Galatians 5:22-23 are Charity, Joy, Peace, Patience, Kindness, Goodness, Long-Suffering, Humility, Fidelity, Modesty, Continence and Chastity.
Rev. David Edwards
Pastor, St. James Catholic Church