THE HOLY TRINITY

THE HOLY TRINITY
Go, therefore, and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit, teaching them to observe all that I have commanded you. And behold, I am with you always, until the end of the age.
Gospel of Matthew 28:19-20

The Holy Trinity is the mystery of three Persons in one God, the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit. This revealed truth is at the very root of the Church's living faith as expressed in the Apostles' and Nicene Creeds. The mystery of the Trinity is inaccessible to the human

the Son of God. and he will rule over the house of Jacob forever. and Holy Spirit. " Gospel of Mark 1:9-11 THE ANNUNCIATION Then the angel said to her. Mary. Gospel of Luke 1:30-35 . God the Father. Matthew has written "to baptize in the name of the Father. and a voice came from heaven.mind and is the object offaith only because it was revealed by Jesus Christ. "Thou art my beloved Son. "How can this be. Behold. since I have no relations with a man?" And the angel said to her in reply. you will conceive in your womb and bear a son. "Do not be afraid. the divine Son of the eternal Father. THE BAPTISM OF JESUS In those days Jesus came from Nazareth of Galilee and was baptized by John in the Jordan. And when he came up out of the water. for you have found favor with God. He will be great and will be called Son of the Most High. "The Holy Spirit will come upon you. for there is only one God. Son. and the Holy Spirit. immediately he saw the heavens opened and the Spirit descending upon him like a dove. the Son Jesus Christ." not in their names. Son. with thee I am well pleased. This internet page lists some Biblical passages that refer to the Father. and Holy Spirit. Therefore the child to be born will be called holy." But Mary said to the angel. and the Lord God will give him the throne of David his father. and you shall name him Jesus. and the power of the Most High will overshadow you. and of his kingdom there will be no end. The reader is also advised to view biblical quotes on each. and indicate relationship. Note that in the above biblical passage.

" Gospel of Luke 9:28-35 Jesus said to him. who appeared in glory and spoke of his exodus that he was going to accomplish in Jerusalem. "Have I been so long with you. 'Show us the Father'? "Do you not believe that I am in the Father. While he was still speaking. a cloud came and cast a shadow over them. and they became frightened when they entered the cloud." But he did not know what he was saying. Moses and Elijah.THE TRANSFIGURATION About eight days after he said this. Philip? He who has seen Me has seen the Father. and the two men standing with him. one for you. let us make three tents. one for Moses. two men were conversing with him. whom the Father will send in my name. and the Father is in Me? The words that I say to you I do not speak on My own initiative. listen to him. Then from the cloud cam e a voice that said. but becoming fully awake. John. and one for Elijah. they saw his glory. it is good that we are here. he took Peter. "This is my beloved Son. and James and went up the mountain to pray. Peter said to Jesus. he will teach you all things. and yet you have not come to know Me. While he was praying his face changed in appearance and his clothing became dazzling white. how can you say. As they were about to part from him. the Holy Spirit. and bring to your remembrance all that I have . but the Father abiding in Me does His works. And behold. "Master. Gospel of John 14:9-10 "But the Counselor. Peter and his companions had been overcome by sleep.

even the depths of God. after he had given commandment through the Holy Spirit to the apostles whom he had chosen. and speaking of the kingdom of God. combining spiritual thoughts with spiritual words. Peace I leave with you. for the Spirit searches all things.said to you. he said. and he cannot understand them. 5for John baptized with water. but before many days you shall be baptized with the Holy Spirit" Acts of the Apostles 1:1-5 For to us God revealed them through the Spirit. I have dealt with all that Jesus began to do and teach. For who among men knows the thoughts ofa man except the spirit of the man which is in him? Even so the thoughts of God no one knows except the Spirit of God. For who has known the mind of the LORD. " Gospel of John 14:26-27 THE PROMISE OF THE SPIRIT 1 In the first book. which things we also speak. because they are spiritually appraised. that he will instruct him? . but the Spirit who is from God. not in words taught by human wisdom. 0 Theophilus. 2 until the day when he was taken up. 3 To them he presented himself alive after his passion by many proofs. But a natural man does not accept the things of the Spirit of God. not the spirit of the world. not as the world gives do I give to you. 4 And while staying with them he charged them not to depart from Jerusalem. but to wait for the promise of the Father. my peace I give to you. ''you heard from me. for they are foolishness to him. appearing to them during forty days. but in those taught by the Spirit. yet he himself is appraised by no one. so that we may know the things freely given to us by God. which. But he who is spiritual appraises all things. Now we have received.

"Abba.But we have the mind of Christ. Paul to the Corinthians 13:13 Because you are sons. the love of God and the fellowship of the Holy Spirit be with you all: Second Letter of St." St. First Letter of St. Father. Paul to the Corinthians 2:10-16 The grace of the Lord Jesus Christ. Paul to the Galatians 4:6 Jesus Mary The Bible . God sent the Spirit of his Son into our hearts. the Spirit who calls out.

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