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The fruits of the Holy Spirit

The fruits of the Holy Spirit

| Father Michael Van Sloun | October 15, 2020 | 0 Comments

In the reception of the sacrament of confirmation, the person receives the seven gifts of the Holy Spirit, wisdom and understanding, counsel and strength (fortitude), knowledge and fear of the Lord (Is 11:2), and piety. These gifts are not to sit idle or be kept in storage. Rather, they are to be put to good use so they will bear much fruit.

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