praise to the Spirit

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The Outpouring of the Spirit, Anthony van Dyck

Pure Gift of God
Indwelling Presence
Promise of the Father
Life of Jesus
Pledge and Guarantee
Defense Attorney
Inner Anointing
Homing Device
Stable Witness
Peacemaker
Always Already Awareness
Compassionate Observer
God Compass
Inner Breath
Mutual Yearning
Hidden Love of God
Implanted Hope
Seething Desire
Fire of Life and Love
Truth Speaker
Flowing Stream
Wind of Change
Descending Dove
Cloud of Unknowing
Uncreated Grace
Filled Emptiness
Deepest Level of Our Longing
Sacred Wounding
Holy Healing
Will of God
Great Compassion
Inherent Victory

You who pray in us,
through us,
with us,
for us,
and in spite of us.
Amen, Alleluia!

Richard Rohr, b. 1943, American Franciscan friar and author

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In certain ways we are weak,
but the Spirit is here to help us.
For example, when we don’t know what to pray for,
the Spirit prays for us in ways that cannot be put into words.

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