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selves, sensual, having not the Spirit. -Jude 19.
And Pharaoh said unto his servants, Can we find such a one as this is, a man in whom the Spirit of God is?-Gen. xli. 38.
I have called by name Bezaleel, &c. And I have filled him with the Spirit of God, in wisdom and in understanding, and in knowledge, and in all manner of workmanship, to devise cunning works, to work in gold, and in silver, and in brass, &c.Exod. xxxi. 2-4. xxxv. 31, &c.
Gather unto me seventy men of the elders of Israel, &c. And I will take of the Spirit which is upon thee, and will put it upon them, and they shall bear the burden of the people with thee, &c. And the Lord came down, &c. and took of the Spirit that was upon him, and gave it unto the seventy elders. And it came to pass, that when the Spirit rested upon them, they prophesied, and did not cease, &c. Would God that all the Lord's people were prophets, and that the Lord would put his Spirit upon them.-Numb. xi. 16, 17. 25, 26. 29.
My servant Caleb, because he had another spirit with him, and hath followed me fully, him will I bring into the land.-Numb. xiv. 24.
And Balaam lift up his eyes, &c. and the Spirit of God came upon him, and he blessed Israel, instead of cursing them.-Numb. xxiv. 2, 3. 10.
Take thee Joshua, the son of Nun, a man in whom is the Spirit, and lay thine hand upon him.-Numb. xxvii. 18.
The Spirit of the Lord came upon Jephthah, &c.-Judges xi. 29.
Samson the child grew, and the Lord blessed him, and the Spirit of the Lord began to move him at times, in the camp of Dan.-Judges xiii. 24, 25.
And the Spirit of the Lord came mightily upon him, and he rent the lion as he would have rent a kid, &c. And the Spirit of the Lord came upon
him, and he, &c. slew thirty of them, &c.-Judges xiv. 6. 19.
The Spirit of the Lord came mightily upon him, and the cords that were upon his arms became as flax.Judges xv. 14.
The Spirit of the Lord will come upon thee, and thou shalt prophecy with them, and shalt be turned into another man, &c. And the Spirit of God came upon him, and he prophesied.-1 Sam. x. 6. 9, 10. xix. 20, 21.
Samuel anointed David; and the Spirit of the Lord came upon David from that day forward, &c. But the Spirit of the Lord departed from Saul, and an evil spirit from the Lord troubled him.-1 Sam. xvi. 13, 14.
David had the pattern of the house of the Lord given to him by the Spirit.-1 Chron. xxviii. 12. 19.
Yet many years didst thou forbear them, and testifiedst against them by thy Spirit in thy prophets.-Neh. ix. 30. Zech. vii. 12.
Truly I am full of power by the Spirit of the Lord, and of judgment, and of might; to declare unto Jacob his transgression, and to Israel his sin.-Micah iii. 8.
I indeed baptize you with water unto repentance, but he, &c. shall baptize you with the Holy Ghost, and with fire, &c.-Matt. iii. 11. Mark i. 8.
For it is not ye that speak, but the Spirit of your Father which speaketh in you.-Matt. x. 20. Luke xii. 11, 12.
It is said of John, He shall be filled with the Holy Ghost, even from his mother's womb, &c. The angel said unto Mary, The Holy Ghost shall come upon thee, and the power of the Highest shall overshadow thee, &c. Elizabeth was filled with the Holy Ghost, and she spake, &c. Zecharias was filled with the Holy Ghost, and prophesied, &c.-Luke i. 13. 15. 35. 41, 42. 67.
The Holy Ghost was upon Simeon. And it was revealed unto him by the Holy Ghost, that he should not see
death before he had seen the Lord's Christ.-Luke ii. 25, 26.
If ye then being evil know how to give good gifts unto your children; how much more shall your heavenly Father give the Holy Spirit to them that ask him?-Luke xi. 13.
The kingdom of God cometh not with observation, &c. Behold the kingdom of God is within you (or among you).-Luke xvii. 20, 21. Matt. xii. 28.
The Spirit of truth, &c. dwelleth with you, and shall be in you.-John xiv. 17. iv. 14.
The Comforter, &c. he will reprove the world of sin, and of righteousness, and of judgment, &c. when the Spirit of truth is come, he will guide you into all truth. For he shall not speak of himself: but whatsoever he shall hear, that shall he speak, and he will shew you things to come. He shall glorify me, for he shall receive of mine, and shew it unto you. -John xvi. 7, 8. 13, 14.
He breathed on them, and said unto them, Receive ye the Holy Ghost.-John xx. 22. Job xxxii. 8. Wait for the promise of the Father, which ye have heard of me: for John truly baptized with water: but ye shall be baptized with the Holy Ghost, not many days hence, &c. Ye shall receive power after that the Holy Ghost is come upon you (or the power of the Holy Ghost cometh upon you).—Acts i. 4, 5. 8. Luke xxiv. 49. iii. 16.
And they were all filled with the Holy Ghost, and began to speak with other tongues, as the Spirit gave them utterance, &c. Jesus, &c. having received of the Father the promise of the Holy Ghost, hath shed forth this which ye now see and hear.-Acts ii. 4. 14. 33.
Then Peter, filled with the Holy Ghost, said, &c. And when they had prayed, the place was shaken, &c. And they were all filled with the Holy Ghost, and they spake the word, &c.-Acts iv. 8. 31.
The Holy Ghost, whom God hath given to them that obey him. Acts v. 32.
Stephen, a man full of the Holy Ghost, &c. and they were not able to resist the wisdom and the spirit by which he spake.-Acts vi. 5. 10. vii. 55.
Peter and John, &c. prayed for them, that they might receive the Holy Ghost; for as yet he was fallen upon none of them, &c. and they received the Holy Ghost.-Acts viii. 14-17.
The Lord, &c. hath sent me, that thou mightest receive thy sight, and be filled with the Holy Ghost.-Acts ix. 17.
While Peter yet spake these words, the Holy Ghost fell on all them which heard the word, &c. They heard them speak with tongues, &c.-Acts x. 44. 46.
Barnabas was a good man, and full of the Holy Ghost, &c.-Acts xi. 24. xiii. 9. 52.
God, which knoweth the hearts, bare them witness, giving them the Holy Ghost as he did unto us.-Acts xv. 8.
They were forbidden by the Holy Ghost to preach the word in Asia, &c. then they essayed to go into Bithynia, but the Spirit suffered them not.-Acts xvi. 6, 7.
Paul came to Ephesus, and finding certain disciples, he said unto them, Have ye received the Holy Ghost since ye believed? and they said unto him, We have not so much as heard whether there be any Holy Ghost, &c. And when Paul had laid his hands upon them, the Holy Ghost came on them, and they spake with tongues and prophesied.-Acts xix. 1, 2. 6.
The love of God is shed abroad in our hearts by the Holy Ghost, which is given unto us. Rom. v. 5.
Ye are not in the flesh, but in the Spirit, if so be that the Spirit of God dwelleth in you: now if any man have not the Spirit of Christ, he is none of his; but if the Spirit of him
that raised up Jesus dwell in you, he, &c. shall quicken, &c. by his Spirit that dwelleth in you.-Rom.
viii. 9. 11.
Fervent in the Spirit, &c.-Rom.
That ye abound in hope, through the power of the Holy Ghost.-Rom. xv. 13.
We have received not the spirit of the world, but the Spirit which is of God, &c.-1 Cor. ii. 12.
Know ye not that ye are the temple of God? and that the Spirit of God dwelleth in you?-1 Cor. iii. 16.
He that is joined to the Lord is one Spirit.-1 Cor. vi. 17.
I think I have the Spirit of God.1 Cor. vii. 40.
The manifestation of the Spirit is given to every man to profit withal.1 Cor. xii. 7, &c.
Who hath also sealed us, and given the earnest of his Spirit in our hearts. -2 Cor. i. 22. v. 5.
Ye are the epistle of Christ, &c. written not with ink, but with the Spirit of the living God, &c.-2 Cor. iii. 3. 5, 6. 8.
We having the same Spirit of faith, according as it is written, &c.2 Cor. iv. 13.
Christ hath redeemed us, &c. that we might receive the promise of the Spirit through faith.-Gal. iii. 13, 14.
And because ye are sons, God hath sent forth the Spirit of his Son into your hearts, crying, Abba, Father.Gal. iv. 6.
In whom, &c. also after that ye believed, ye were sealed with that holy Spirit of promise, which is the earnest of our inheritance, &c.-Eph. i. 13, 14
of the Spirit of Jesus Christ.Phil. i. 19.
If any fellowship of the Spirit, &c. fulfil ye my joy, that ye be like-minded.-Phil. ii. 1, 2.
God who hath also given untó us his Holy Spirit.-1 Thess. iv. 8.
Then shall that wicked one be revealed, whom the Lord shall consume with the Spirit of his mouth, and shall destroy with the brightness of his coming. 2 Thess. ii. 8.
That good thing, keep by the Holy Ghost, which dwelleth in us.-2 Tim. i. 14.
According to his mercy he saved us, by the washing of regeneration, and renewing of the Holy Ghost, which he shed on us abundantly (or richly) through Jesus Christ our Saviour.-Titus iii. 5, 6.
God also bearing them witness, both with signs, &c. and the gifts of the Holy Ghost, according to his own will.-Heb. ii. 4.
The prophets have inquired, &c. searching what manner of time the Spirit of Christ which was in them, did signify, when it testified beforehand, &c. unto whom it was revealed, &c. by them that have preached the gospel unto you, with the Holy Ghost sent down from heaven.-1 Pet. i. 10-12.
Christ, &c. being put to death in the flesh, but quickened by the Spirit.
-1 Pet. iii. 18.
If ye be reproached for the name of Christ, happy are ye: for the Spirit of glory and of God resteth upon you, &c.-1 Pet. iv. 14.
He hath given us great and precious promises, that by these ye might be made partakers of the divine nature, &c. Holy men of God spake as they were moved by the Holy Ghost.-2 Pet. i. 4. 21.
Ye have an unction from the Holy One, and ye know all things; but the anointing which ye have received of him, abideth in you, &c. the same anointing teacheth you of all things. 1 John ii. 20. 27.
Whosoever is born of God, doth not commit sin, for his seed remaineth in him and hereby we know that he abideth in us, by the Spirit which he hath given us.-1 John iii 9. 24.
We know that we dwell in him, and he in us, because he hath given us of his Spirit. 1 John iv. 13.
It is the Spirit that beareth witness, because the Spirit is truth, &c. There are three that bear record in heaven, The Father, the Word, and the Holy Ghost, and these three are one, &c. -1 John v. 6—8.
These be they, &c. sensual, having not the Spirit. Jude 19.
Grace be unto you, &c. and from the seven spirits which are before his throne.-Rev, i. 4. iii. 1. 5.
Hear what the Spirit saith unto the churches. Rev. ii. 7. 11. 17. 29.
I beheld, and lo, &c. a lamb having seven horns, and seven eyes, which are the seven spirits of God, sent forth into all the earth.-Rev. v. 6. And the Spirit and the bride say, Come.-Rev. xxii. 17.
SECT. II. The Nature, Workings,
and Fruits of the Spirit. AND the Spirit of God moved upon the face of the waters.-Gen. i. 2.
And the Lord said, My Spirit shall not always strive with man.-Gen. vi. 3.
He that believeth, &c, out of his belly shall flow rivers of living water. This spake he of the Spirit, &c.— John vii. 38, 39.
When he is come, he will convince the world of sin, and of righteousness, and of judgment.-John xvi. 8.
They were not able to resist the wisdom and the Spirit by which he spake-Acts vi. 10.
The love of God is shed abroad in our hearts by the Holy Ghost. Rom. v. 5.
Ye have not received, the spirit of bondage again to fear, but the Spirit of adoption, whereby we cry, &c. The Spirit itself beareth witness with our spirit, that we are the children of God.-Rom. viii. 15, 16.
Fervent in the Spirit, serving the Lord.-Rom. xii. 11.
We have received not the spirit of the world, but the Spirit which is of God.-1 Cor. ii. 12.
No man speaking by the Spirit of God, calleth Jesus accursed; and no man can say that Jesus is the Lord, but by the Holy Ghost. Now there are diversities of gifts, but the same Spirit, &c. to one is given, &c. But all these worketh that one and the selfsame Spirit, dividing, &c.—1 Cor. xii. 3, &c.
Who hath also sealed us, and given us the earnest of his Spirit.-2 Cor. i. 22. v. 5.
Ye are our epistle, &c. ye are manifestly declared to be the epistle of Christ, &c. written not with ink, but with the Spirit of the living God; not in tables of stone, but in fleshly
Balaam, who came with a purpose to curse Israel, when the Spirit of God came upon him, blessed them.Numb. xxiv. 1-14. Is the Spirit of the Lord strait-tables of the heart, &c. The letter ened (or shortened)? are these his doings-Micah ii. 7.
Handle me, and see me, for a Spirit hath not flesh and bones, as ye see me have.-Luke xxiv. 39.
killeth, but the Spirit giveth life. But if the ministration of death, &c. were glorious, &c. How shall not the ministration of the Spirit be rather glorious? Now the Lord is that Spirit: and where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is liberty.-2 Cor. iii. 2, 3. 6-8. 17.
God hath sent forth the Spirit of his Son into your hearts, crying, Abba, Father-Gal. iv, 6.
For the flesh lusteth against the Spirit, and the Spirit against the flesh and these are contrary the one to the other, &c. The fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, long-suffering, gentleness, goodness, faith, meekness, temperance.-Gal. y. 17. 22, 23. Ye were sealed with the Holy Spirit of promise, which is the earnest of our inheritance, until the redemption of the purchased possession. Eph. i. 13, 14.
Grieve not the Holy Spirit of God, whereby ye are sealed unto the day of redemption.-Eph. iv. 30.
For the fruit of the Spirit is in all goodness, and righteousness, and truth.-Eph. v. 9.
God hath not given us the Spirit of fear, but of power and of love, and of a sound mind.-2 Tim. i. 7.
Having received the word in much affliction, with joy of the Holy Ghost. -1 Thess. i. 6. Acts ix. 31.
Christ, who through the eternal Spirit offered himself, &c.-Heb. ix. 14. The anointing teacheth you of all things, and is truth, and is no lie.1 John ii. 27.
Try the spirits, whether they are of God, &c. Hereby know ye the Spirit of God: every spirit that confesseth that Jesus Christ is come in the flesh, is of God. And every spirit that confesseth not that Jesus Christ is come in the flesh, is not of God, &c. Greater is he that is in you, than he that is in the world.-1 John iv. 1-4.
It is the Spirit that beareth witness, because the Spirit is truth, &c. The Father, the Word, and the Holy Ghost; these three are one.-1 John v. 6-8.
The Spirit and the bride say, Come.-Rev. xxii. 17.
And the Lord said, My Spirit shall not always strive with man.-Gen. vi. 3.
The true worshippers shall worship the Father in spirit and in truth; for the Father seeketh such to worship him. God is a Spirit, and they that worship him, must worship him in spirit and in truth.-John iv. 23, 24.
No condemnation to them, &c. who walk not after the flesh, but after the Spirit.-Rom. viii. 1, 2. 4.
Fervent in the Spirit, serving the Lord. Rom. xii. 11.
The manifestation of the Spirit is given to every man to profit withal. -1 Cor. xii. 7.
I will pray with the Spirit, &c. will sing with the Spirit, &c.1 Cor. xiv. 15.
Walked we not in the same Spirit? -2 Cor. xii. 18.
Are ye so foolish? having begun in the Spirit, are ye now made perfect in the flesh-Gal. iii. 3.
Walk in the Spirit, and ye shall not fulfil the lusts of the flesh, &c. If ye be led by the Spirit, ye are not under the law. If we live in the Spirit, let us also walk in the Spirit. Gal. v. 16. 18. 25. 1 John ii. 27.
He that soweth to the Spirit, shall of the Spirit reap life everlasting.-Gal. vi. 8.
Be not drunk with wine, &c. but be ye filled with the Spirit. Eph. v. 18.
The sword of the Spirit, which is the word of God; praying always with all prayer and supplication in the Spirit.-Eph. vi. 17, 18.
We are the circumcision, which worship God in the Spirit.-Phil. iii. 3.
Wherefore, as the Holy Ghost SECT. III. Saints' Duty toward the saith, To-day if ye will hear his voice,
I. In following after him, and making use of him.
THE same anointing teacheth you of all things.-1 John ii. 27.
Heb. iii. 7.
Building up yourselves, &c. praying in the Holy Ghost.-Jude 20.
He that hath an ear, let him hear what the Spirit saith unto the churches.-Rev. ii. 7. 11. 17. 29.