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Gifts of the Holy Spirit

The Gifts of the Holy Spirit are introduced in the bible in Isaiah 11: 1-3.  The Catechism of the Catholic Church has this to say about the gifts of the Holy Spirit:


The gifts of the Holy Spirit are permanent dispositions which make

us docile in following divine inspirations.  They are seven:








Fear of the Lord


The Parish of St Mary's in Irvine prepared these podcasts about each of these gifts.  

They originally appeared on the Galloway Podcasts website (mp3 file format).

Wisdom - Prepared and read by Dan Hainey


Understanding - Prepared by John Lennon and read by Colette Duffield


Counsel - Prepared and read by Peter Latham


Fortitude - Prepared by Fr Gerald Donnelly and read by Fr. William Boyd


Knowledge - Prepared and read by Colette Duffield


Piety - Prepared by Fr William Boyd and read Peter Latham


Fear of the Lord - Prepared and read by Fr William Boyd



The Complete Series (one recording to download)