Seven Spirits Of The Holy Spirit
O Lord Jesus Christ, Who, before ascending into heaven, did promise to send the Holy Spirit
to finish your work in the souls of Your Apostles and Disciples, deign to grant the same Holy Spirit to me, to perfect in my soul
the work of Your grace and Your love. Grant me
The Spirit of Wisdom, that I may not be attached to the perishable things
of this world, but aspire only after the things that are eternal.
The Spirit of Understanding, to enlighten my mind with the
light of Your divine truth.
The Spirit of Counsel, that I may ever choose the surest way of pleasing God and gaining heaven.
Spirit of Fortitude, that I may bear my cross with You, and that I may overcome with courage all the obstacles that oppose my salvation.
Spirit of Knowledge,, that I may know God and know myself, and grow perfect in the science of the Saints.
The Spirit of Piety, that
I may find the service of God sweet and amiable.
The Spirit of Holy Fear, that I may be filled with a loving reverence towards
God and may avoid anything that may displease Him.
Mark me, dear Lord, with the sign of Your true disciples, and animate me in
all things with Your Holy Spirit. Amen.
Christian Prayers & Messages
Twelve Fruits of the Spirit
Holy Spirit, eternal Love of the Father and the Son, kindly bestow on us the fruit of charity, that
we may be united to You by divine love; the fruit of joy, that we may be filled with holy consolation; the fruit of peace, that we
may enjoy tranquillity of soul; and the fruit of patience, that we may endure humbly everything that may be opposed to our own
Divine Spirit, be pleased to infuse in us the fruit of benignity, that we may willingly relieve our neighbour’s necessities;
the fruit of goodness, that we may be benevolent toward all; the fruit of longanimity, that we may not be discouraged by delay but
may persevere in prayer; and the fruit of mildness, that we may subdue every rising of ill temper, stifle every murmur, and repress
the susceptibilities of our nature in all our dealings with our neighbour.
Creator Spirit, graciously impart to us the fruit
of fidelity, that we may rely with assured confidence on the word of God; the fruit of modesty, that we may act becomingly; and the
fruits of continence and chastity, that we may keep our bodies in such holiness as befits Your temple, so that having by Your assistance
preserved our hearts pure on earth, we may merit in Jesus Christ, according to the words of the Gospel, to see God eternally in the
glory of His Kingdom. Amen.
Come Holy Spirit,
Come by means of the powerful intercession
of the Immaculate Heart of Mary
Your well-beloved Spouse!
Come, Holy Spirit,
fill the hearts of Your faithful, and enkindle in them the Fire of Your Love. Send forth Your Spirit,
and they shall be created; and You shall renew the face of the earth.
O God, Who by the Light of the Holy Spirit did
instruct the hearts of Your faithful, grant us in that same Spirit to be truly wise and ever to rejoice in His consolations,
through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.