Holy Ghost

  • (noun): The third person in the Trinity; Jesus promised the Apostles that he would send the Holy Spirit after his Crucifixion and Resurrection; it came on Pentecost.
    Synonyms: Holy Spirit

Some articles on holy ghost, holy:

House Of The Holy Ghost, Copenhagen - History - Reformation
... to St Gertrude's Hospital and St Jørgen's Leper Hospital be turned over to Holy Ghost House ... Holy Ghost Church became a parish church ... Holy Ghost Church was built around the old Hospital Church and contains what is left of the old priory church ...
Apostolic Vicariate Of Loango - Ecclesiastical Administration
... The vicariate was in the charge of the Congregation of the Holy Ghost ... Jean Derouet was of the Congregation of the Holy Ghost and of the Immaculate Heart of Mary, and titular Bishop of Camachus. 1906 consecrated 3 February 1907, in the chapel of the Holy Ghost, at Paris preconized on 18 April of the same year and appointed Vicar Apostolic of Lower French Congo ...
Louis Le Hunsec
... From 1926 to 1950, he served as Superior General of the Congregation of the Holy Ghost. 26 July 1926, he was appointed superior general of the Holy Ghost Fathers ... He resigned as superior general of the Holy Ghost Fathers on 26 July 1950 ...
Lutheran Theology - Doctrine - Trinity
... with changes in capitalization of these and other words, and with "Holy Spirit" in place of "Holy Ghost" ... Lutherans believe the Holy Spirit proceeds from both the Father and the Son ... Person of the Father, another of the Son, and another of the Holy Ghost ...
Light Of Christ
... that the light of Christ "lighteth every man that cometh into the world." (Holy Bible, King James Version, John 19) "Wherefore, every thing which inviteth and enticeth to do good ... of inspiration and knowledge of truth, the Holy Ghost himself is a divine personage and member of the Godhead ... All people are able to feel the influence of the Holy Ghost from time to time ...

Famous quotes containing the words ghost and/or holy:

    ‘Dear Captain Smith,’ the ghost replied, ‘you’ve used me ungenteelly.
    The crowner’s quest goes hard with me because I’ve acted frailly,
    And Parson Biggs won’t bury me, though I am dead Miss Bailey.’
    George Colman (1762–1836)

    Blessed be the Lord God of Israel, for he has looked favorably on his people and redeemed them.
    He has raised up a mighty savior for us
    in the house of his servant David,
    as he spoke through the mouth of his holy prophets from of old...
    Bible: New Testament, Luke 1:68-70.