In this post, we will be looking at over 40 important bible verses about the Holy Spirit (Holy Ghost) and why every Christian needs to have the power of the Holy Spirit in them.
The Holy Spirit is the mediator between God and man. He connects us to the heart of God as we search the scriptures daily. It’s the medium through which we get the wisdom of God and hear directly from God.
It’s highly essential for every Christian to engage with the Holy Spirit through prayer and fasting. And as Christians, we all need to develop a relationship with the father and the benefits of being close to God is immeasurable.
Below are some very useful bible verses about the Holy Spirit and how you can seek this gift from God.
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Bible Verses About The Holy Spirit (Holy Ghost)
1. And I myself did not know him, but the one who sent me to baptize with water told me, the man on whom you see the Spirit come down and remain is the one who will baptize with the Holy Spirit. – John 1:33
2. And hope does not put us to shame, because Gods love has been poured out into our hearts through the Holy Spirit, who has been given to us. – Romans 5:5
3. Exalted to the right hand of God, he has received from the Father the promised Holy Spirit and has poured out what you now see and hear. – Acts 2:33
4. Anyone who speaks a word against the Son of Man will be forgiven, but anyone who speaks against the Holy Spirit will not be forgiven, either in this age or in the age to come. – Matthew 12:32
5. When the Advocate comes, whom I will send to you from the Father; the Spirit of truth who goes out from the Father; he will testify about me. – John 15:26
6. Then the church throughout Judea, Galilee and Samaria enjoyed a time of peace and was strengthened. Living in the fear of the Lord and encouraged by the Holy Spirit, it increased in numbers. – Acts 9:31
7. This is how the birth of Jesus the Messiah came about: His mother Mary was pledged to be married to Joseph, but before they came together, she was found to be pregnant through the Holy Spirit. – Matthew 1:18
8. They saw what seemed to be tongues of fire that separated and came to rest on each of them. All of them were filled with the Holy Spirit and began to speak in other tongues as the Spirit enabled them. – Acts 2:3-4
9. On hearing this, they were baptized in the name of the Lord Jesus. When Paul placed his hands on them, the Holy Spirit came on them, and they spoke in tongues and prophesied. – Acts 19:5-6
10. Whenever you are arrested and brought to trial, do not worry beforehand about what to say. Just say whatever is given you at the time, for it is not you speaking, but the Holy Spirit. – Mark 13:11
11. While they were worshiping the Lord and fasting, the Holy Spirit said, Set apart for me Barnabas and Saul for the work to which I have called them. – Acts 13:2
12. The Spirit of the Sovereign Lord is on me, because the Lord has anointed me to proclaim good news to the poor. – He has sent me to bind up the brokenhearted, to proclaim freedom for the captives and release from darkness for the prisoners. – Isaiah 61:1
13. Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, and teaching them to obey everything I have commanded you. And surely I am with you always, to the very end of the age. – Matthew 28:19-20
14. May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in him, so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit. – Romans 15:13
15. And so I tell you, every kind of sin and slander can be forgiven, but blasphemy against the Spirit will not be forgiven. – Matthew 12:31
16. After they prayed, the place where they were meeting was shaken. And they were all filled with the Holy Spirit and spoke the word of God boldly. – Acts 4:31
17. Dont you know that you yourselves are Gods temple and that Gods Spirit dwells in your midst? – 1 Corinthians 3:16
18. And I will put my Spirit in you and move you to follow my decrees and be careful to keep my laws. – Ezekiel 36:27
19. He saved us, not because of righteous things we had done, but because of his mercy. He saved us through the washing of rebirth and renewal by the Holy Spirit. – Titus 3:5
20. In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth. Now the earth was formless and empty, darkness was over the surface of the deep, and the Spirit of God was hovering over the waters. – Genesis 1:1-2
21. We are witnesses of these things, and so is the Holy Spirit, whom God has given to those who obey him. – Acts 5:32
22. But you, dear friends, by building yourselves up in your most holy faith and praying in the Holy Spirit, keep yourselves in Gods love as you wait for the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ to bring you to eternal life. – Jude 1:20-21
23. Where can I go from your Spirit? Where can I flee from your presence? If I go up to the heavens, you are there; if I make my bed in the depths, you are there. – Psalm 139:7-8
24. For prophecy never had its origin in the human will, but prophets, though human, spoke from God as they were carried along by the Holy Spirit. – 2 Peter 1:21
25. May the grace of the Lord Jesus Christ, and the love of God, and the fellowship of the Holy Spirit be with you all. – 2 Corinthians 13:14
26. As I began to speak, the Holy Spirit came on them as he had come on us at the beginning. – Acts 11:15
27. And I will ask the Father, and he will give you another advocate to help you and be with you forever. – John 14:16
28. The angel answered, The Holy Spirit will come on you, and the power of the Most High will overshadow you. So the holy one to be born will be called the Son of God. – Luke 1:35
29. But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes on you; and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the ends of the earth. – Acts 1:8
30. Do you not know that your bodies are temples of the Holy Spirit, who is in you, whom you have received from God? You are not your own; you were bought at a price. Therefore honor God with your bodies. – 1 Corinthians 6:19-20
31. Now the Lord is the Spirit, and where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is freedom. – 2 Corinthians 3:17
32. And do not grieve the Holy Spirit of God, with whom you were sealed for the day of redemption. – Ephesians 4:30
33. For who knows a persons thoughts except their own spirit within them? In the same way no one knows the thoughts of God except the Spirit of God. – 1 Corinthians 2:11
34. So he said to me, This is the word of the Lord to Zerubbabel: Not by might nor by power, but by my Spirit, says the Lord Almighty. – Zechariah 4:6
35. When all the people were being baptized, Jesus was baptized too. And as he was praying, heaven was opened and the Holy Spirit descended on him in bodily form like a dove. And a voice came from heaven: You are my Son, whom I love; with you I am well pleased. – Luke 3:21-22
36. But the Advocate, the Holy Spirit, whom the Father will send in my name, will teach you all things and will remind you of everything I have said to you. – John 14:26
37. If you then, though you are evil, know how to give good gifts to your children, how much more will your Father in heaven give the Holy Spirit to those who ask him! – Luke 11:13
38. But after he had considered this, an angel of the Lord appeared to him in a dream and said, Joseph son of David, do not be afraid to take Mary home as your wife, because what is conceived in her is from the Holy Spirit. – Matthew 1:20
39. Surely no one can stand in the way of their being baptized with water. They have received the Holy Spirit just as we have. – Acts 10:47
40. Peter replied, Repent and be baptized, every one of you, in the name of Jesus Christ for the forgiveness of your sins. And you will receive the gift of the Holy Spirit. – Acts 2:38
41. Teach me to do your will, for you are my God; may your good Spirit lead me on level ground. – Psalm 143:10
I hope the above bible verses about the Holy Spirit have been of help. Stay strong in Him till the end.
What are the 7 gifts of the Holy Spirit?
The seven gifts of the Holy Spirit as recorded in the book of Isaiah 11:2-3 are wisdom, knowledge, counsel, fortitude, understanding, piety, fear of the Lord.
How do you receive the Holy Spirit?
The answer to this can be found in the book Acts 2:38-39; and Peter replied, “Repent and be baptized, every one of you, in the name of Jesus Christ for the forgiveness of your sins. And you will receive the gift of the Holy Spirit. The promise is for you and your children and for all who are far off, for all whom the Lord our God will call.”
So for you to receive the gift of the Holy Spirit, you first must repent of your sins and accept Jesus Christ as your personal savior and Lord.