Gift of the Holy Ghost2

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The Holy Ghost Definition The Trinity: the Father, the Son and the Holy Ghost - 3 separate beings The Holy Ghost in History The image of Holy Ghost in the Bible Explanation about the symbol of Holy Ghost – LDS church The Light of Christ, the manifestation of the Holy Ghost, and the gift of the Holy Ghost The Gift of the Holy Ghost Definition Receive Gift of the Holy Ghost The first ordinance The unspeakable gift The companionship with the Holy Ghost The gift of the Holy Ghost operates equally with men, women, and even little children The Holy Ghost can be given to a person but that doesn’t mean the HG stays with that person Receive Gradually Change people’s hearts - conversion Maintain the gift of the Holy Ghost Recognize the promptings
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The Holy Ghost Definition Third member of the Godhead and, as the name implies a personage of Spirit, not possessing a body of flesh and bones ( ). The Trinity: the Father, the Son and the Holy Ghost - 3 separate beings The a Father has a b body of flesh and bones as tangible as man’s; the Son also; but the Holy Ghost has not a body of flesh and bones, but is a personage of c Spirit . Were it not so, the Holy Ghost could not d dwell in us. The Holy Ghost in History The Holy Ghost is manifested in every dispensation of the gospel since the beginning, being first made known to Adam ( Moses 6: 51-68 ). During the Great Apostasy (Before Joseph Smith time): No one had the authority to confer the gift of the Holy Ghost or perform other priesthood ordinances ( Apostasy ). In addition, according to Bible Dictionary , during Jesus’ mortal life, the gift of the Holy Ghost wasn’t represented. However, power of the Holy Ghost was operative during the ministries of John the Baptist and Jesus . The image of Holy Ghost in the Bible Mark 1:9–11 And it came to pass in those days, that Jesus came from Nazareth of Galilee, and was a baptized of John in Jordan. 10 And straightway coming a up out of the water, he saw the heavens opened, and the Spirit like a b dove descending upon him: 11 And there came a voice from heaven, saying, Thou art my beloved Son, in whom I am well pleased. 1 Nephi 11:27 And I looked and a beheld the Redeemer of the world, of whom my father had spoken; and I also beheld the b prophet who should prepare the way before him. And the Lamb of God went forth and was c baptized of him; and after he was baptized, I beheld the heavens open, and the Holy Ghost come down out of heaven and abide upon him in the form of a d dove . c baptized of him; and after he was baptized, I beheld the heavens open, and the Holy Ghost come down out of heaven and abide upon him in the form of a d dove . Explanation about the symbol of Holy Ghost
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This note was uploaded on 10/16/2011 for the course RELA 211 taught by Professor Bartholomew during the Spring '08 term at BYU.

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