1. The Holy Spirit the person

He is given a name:-

In John 14:26 He is called the comforter.

In John 14:17 He is called the Spirit of Truth

He has attributes of personality.

He will guide us into all truth John 16:13

He will bring to our remembrance certain things. John 14:26

He glorifies Christ John 16:14

He seals us until the day of redemption Ephesians 4:30

He heals our infirmities and intercedes for us Romans 8:26-27

He has appeared on Earth

Matthew 3:16

He is rational

1 Corinthians 12:7-11; 1 Corinthians 2:7-10

He has personal characteristics

Exercise power Romans 15:13

He is grieved Ephesians 4:30

He is resisted Acts 7:31

He is lied to Acts 5:3-4


2. The Holy Spirit is God

He is called God

Acts 5:3-4; 1 Corinthians 3:16; 1 Corinthians 6:19

He has divine attributes

He is eternal Hebrews 9:14

He is all wise 1 Corinthians 2:10

He is present everywhere Psalms139:7

He performs divine acts

He was active in creation Genesis 1:2

Jesus casts out devils in His name


3. The Holy Spirit is active

He Glorifies Christ John 16:14

He convicts John16:18

He regenerates John 6:63

He commissions Acts 13:2

He empowers Acts 1:8; Matthew 10:19-20

He produces fruit Galatians 5:22-23


4. The Holy Spirit is misunderstood

He is misinterpreted as a dove Matthew 3:16

He is misinterpreted as a literal ghost

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