Symbols of the Holy Spirit

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Hebrews 9:8

the Holy Spirit shewing this, that the way of the holy of holies has not yet been made manifest while as yet the first tabernacle has its standing;

Acts 2:2

And there came suddenly a sound out of heaven as of a violent impetuous blowing, and filled all the house where they were sitting.

Acts 2:33

Having therefore been exalted by the right hand of God, and having received of the Father the promise of the Holy Spirit, he has poured out this which ye behold and hear.

Luke 3:16

John answered all, saying, I indeed baptise you with water, but the mightier than I is coming, the thong of whose sandals I am not fit to unloose; he shall baptise you with the Holy Spirit and fire;

1 John 5:6

This is he that came by water and blood, Jesus the Christ; not by water only, but by water and blood. And it is the Spirit that bears witness, for the Spirit is the truth.

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Symbols of the Holy Spirit » Water » Cleansing

Ezekiel 16:9

And I washed thee with water, and thoroughly washed away thy blood from thee, and I anointed thee with oil;

Symbols of the Holy Spirit » Water » Fertilizing

Symbols of the Holy Spirit » Water » Freely given

Symbols of the Holy Spirit » Oil » Illuminating

1 John 2:27

and yourselves, the unction which ye have received from him abides in you, and ye have not need that any one should teach you; but as the same unction teaches you as to all things, and is true and is not a lie, and even as it has taught you, ye shall abide in him.

Matthew 25:3-4

They that were foolish took their torches and did not take oil with them; but the prudent took oil in their vessels with their torches.

Symbols of the Holy Spirit » Oil » Consecrating

Symbols of the Holy Spirit » Fire » Searching

Zephaniah 1:12

And it shall come to pass at that time, that I will search Jerusalem with lamps, and punish the men that are settled on their lees, that say in their heart, Jehovah will not do good, neither will he do evil.

Symbols of the Holy Spirit » A seal » Securing

Symbols of the Holy Spirit » Wind » Reviving

Ezekiel 37:9-10

And he said unto me, Prophesy unto the wind, prophesy, son of man, and say to the wind, Thus saith the Lord Jehovah: Come from the four winds, O breath, and breathe upon these slain, that they may live. And I prophesied as he had commanded me, and the breath came into them, and they lived, and stood up upon their feet, an exceeding great army.

Ezekiel 37:14

And I will put my Spirit in you, and ye shall live, and I will place you in your own land: and ye shall know that I Jehovah have spoken, and have done it, saith Jehovah.

Symbols of the Holy Spirit » A seal » Authenticating

Symbols of the Holy Spirit » Wind » Independent

1 Corinthians 12:11

But all these things operates the one and the same Spirit, dividing to each in particular according as he pleases.

Symbols of the Holy Spirit » Dove » Gentle

Symbols of the Holy Spirit » Rain and dew » Imperceptible

2 Samuel 17:12

And we shall come upon him in some place where he shall be found, and we will light upon him as the dew falls on the ground; and of him and of all the men that are with him there shall not be left so much as one.

Mark 4:26-28

And he said, Thus is the kingdom of God, as if a man should cast the seed upon the earth, and should sleep and rise up night and day, and the seed should sprout and grow, he does not know how. The earth bears fruit of itself, first the blade, then an ear, then full corn in the ear.

Symbols of the Holy Spirit » Water » Refreshing

Psalm 46:4

There is a river the streams whereof make glad the city of God, the sanctuary of the habitations of the Most High.

Isaiah 41:17-18

The afflicted and the needy seek water, and there is none; their tongue faileth for thirst: I, Jehovah, will answer them, I, the God of Israel, will not forsake them. I will open rivers on the bare heights, and fountains in the midst of the valleys; I will make the wilderness into a pool of water, and the dry land into water-springs.

Symbols of the Holy Spirit » Oil » Healing

Luke 10:34

and came up to him and bound up his wounds, pouring in oil and wine; and having put him on his own beast, took him to the inn and took care of him.

Symbols of the Holy Spirit » Fire » Illuminating

Symbols of the Holy Spirit » Fire » Purifying

Malachi 3:2-3

But who shall endure the day of his coming? and who shall stand when he appeareth? For he will be like a refiner's fire, and like fullers' lye. And he shall sit as a refiner and purifier of silver; and he will purify the children of Levi, and purge them as gold and silver; and they shall offer unto Jehovah an oblation in righteousness.

Isaiah 4:4

when the Lord shall have washed away the filth of the daughters of Zion, and shall have scoured out the blood of Jerusalem from its midst, by the spirit of judgment, and by the spirit of burning.

Symbols of the Holy Spirit » A voice » Guiding

Isaiah 30:21

And when ye turn to the right hand or when ye turn to the left, thine ears shall hear a word behind thee, saying, This is the way, walk ye in it.

Symbols of the Holy Spirit » Oil » Comforting

Symbols of the Holy Spirit » Rain and dew » Refreshing

Isaiah 18:4

For thus hath Jehovah said unto me: I will take my rest, and I will observe from my dwelling-place like clear heat upon herbs, like a cloud of dew in the heat of harvest.

Symbols of the Holy Spirit » Wind » Powerful

1 Kings 19:11

And he said, Go forth, and stand upon the mount before Jehovah. And behold, Jehovah passed by, and a great and strong wind rent the mountains, and broke in pieces the rocks before Jehovah: Jehovah was not in the wind. And after the wind, an earthquake: Jehovah was not in the earthquake.

Acts 2:2

And there came suddenly a sound out of heaven as of a violent impetuous blowing, and filled all the house where they were sitting.

Symbols of the Holy Spirit » Water

John 7:38-39

He that believes on me, as the scripture has said, out of his belly shall flow rivers of living water. But this he said concerning the Spirit, which they that believed on him were about to receive; for the Spirit was not yet, because Jesus had not yet been glorified.

Symbols of the Holy Spirit » Cloven tongues

Acts 2:6-11

But the rumour of this having spread, the multitude came together and were confounded, because each one heard them speaking in his own dialect. And all were amazed and wondered, saying, Behold, are not all these who are speaking Galilaeans? and how do we hear them each in our own dialect in which we have been born, read more.
Parthians, and Medes, and Elamites, and those who inhabit Mesopotamia, and Judaea, and Cappadocia, Pontus and Asia, both Phrygia and Pamphylia, Egypt, and the parts of Libya which adjoin Cyrene, and the Romans sojourning here, both Jews and proselytes, Cretans and Arabians, we hear them speaking in our own tongues the great things of God?

Symbols of the Holy Spirit » Rain and dew » Fertilizing

Ezekiel 34:26-27

And I will make them and the places round about my hill a blessing; and I will cause the shower to come down in its season: there shall be showers of blessing. And the tree of the field shall yield its fruit, and the earth shall yield its increase; and they shall be in safety in their land, and shall know that I am Jehovah, when I have broken the bands of their yoke and delivered them out of the hand of those that kept them in servitude.

Symbols of the Holy Spirit » A voice » Warning

Hebrews 3:7-11

Wherefore, even as says the Holy Spirit, To-day if ye will hear his voice, harden not your hearts, as in the provocation, in the day of temptation in the wilderness; where your fathers tempted me, by proving me, and saw my works forty years. read more.
Wherefore I was wroth with this generation, and said, They always err in heart; and they have not known my ways; so I swore in my wrath, If they shall enter into my rest.

Symbols of the Holy Spirit » A seal

Revelation 7:2

And I saw another angel ascending from the sunrising, having the seal of the living God; and he cried with a loud voice to the four angels to whom it had been given to hurt the earth and the sea,

Symbols of the Holy Spirit » A voice » Speaking

Symbols of the Holy Spirit » Water » Abundant

John 7:37-38

In the last, the great day of the feast, Jesus stood and cried saying, If any one thirst, let him come to me and drink. He that believes on me, as the scripture has said, out of his belly shall flow rivers of living water.

Symbols of the Holy Spirit » A dove

Symbols of the Holy Spirit » Rain and dew » Abundant

Psalm 133:3

As the dew of Hermon that descendeth on the mountains of Zion; for there hath Jehovah commanded the blessing, life for evermore.

Symbols of the Holy Spirit » Rain and dew

Psalm 72:6

He shall come down like rain on the mown grass, as showers that water the earth.

Symbols of the Holy Spirit » A voice

Symbols of the Holy Spirit » Oil

Symbols of the Holy Spirit » Wind » Sensible in its effects