Doves, usually white in color, are used in a variety of settings as symbols of love,
peace or as ... In Christian Iconography, a dove also symbolizes the Holy Spirit, in
reference to Matthew 3:16 an...
In our churches, religious art, and liturgical prayers, we use a variety of symbols
to represent the Holy Spirit, all of which come from the Bible. Here are some of ...
The Bible uses a number of symbols to describe the person and work of the Holy
Spirit. These symbols show the nature, character and work of the Holy Spirit.
Symbols are ways in which the reality of the invisible penetrates the visible, so
that we might capture an understanding of what the Holy Spirit is like. The Holy ...
A Dove. The dove is the most common symbol of the Holy Spirit. In the Old
Testament, it was a dove that signaled the end of the flood (Gen 8:8-12). When
in the sacramental liturgy, through its words and symbols, in which the Holy Spirit
puts us into communion with Christ;. - in prayer, wherein he intercedes for us;.
If you ask most Christians what is the one symbol they first think of in connection
with the Holy Spirit, they will say, "a dove." The New Testament specifically ...
In the first part of this study we looked at several symbols of the Holy Spirit: the
dove, fire, oil and the cloud. In this second half we will continue to look at other ...
May 15, 2013 ... As we head towards Pentecost Sunday, learn about the different titles and
symbolism of the Holy Spirit from the Catechism of the Catholic ...
The name "Holy Spirit" was given by Christ (Mt 28:19). "Spirit" and "Holy" are two
attributes common to all three divine persons. By joining these two words, the ...