Holy Spirit

Who else is called out in the Godhead besides God & Jesus?
Matthew 28:19 "Go ye therefore, and teach all nations, baptizing then in the name of the Father, and the Son and of the Holy Spirit."

What statements make it clear that the Spirit is a Person and not merely a divine influence?

He is capable of speech
Revelation 2:7 "He that hath an ear, let him hear what the Spirit saith unto the churches."

He has emotions of pleasure, grief and agitation
Acts 15:28 "It seemed good to the Holy Ghost."
Isaiah 63:10 "They rebelled, and vexed His Holy Spirit."
Ephesians 4:30 "Grieve not the Holy Spirit of God."

He has the ability to execute with purposeful actions
1 Corinthians 12:11 "All these worketh that one and the selfsame Spirit, dividing to every man severally as He will."
Genesis 1:2 "The earth was without form, and void; and darkness was upon the face of the deep. And the Spirit of God moved upon the face of the waters."

He works wonders
Romans 15:19 "Through mighty signs and wonders, by the power of the Spirit of God; so that from Jerusalem, and round about unto Illyricum, I fully preached the gospel of Christ."

He guides
John 16:13 "When He, the Spirit of truth, is come, He will guide you into all truth."

He appeals to the Father on behalf of men
Romans 8:26 "Likewise the Spirit also helpeth our infirmities: for we know not what we should pray for as we ought; but the Spirit itself maketh intercession for us with groanings which cannot be uttered."

What part had the Spirit during the work of creation?
Genesis 1:2 "The earth was without form, and void; and darkness was upon the face of the deep. And the Spirit of God moved upon the face of the waters."

Since the fall of man when Eve ate of the tree how has God communicated with man?
2 Peter 1:21 "The prophecy came not in old time by the will of man: but holy men of God spake as they were moved by the Holy Ghost."

How was the Holy Spirit involved with the incarnation?
Luke 1:35 "The angel answered and said unto her, The Holy Ghost shall come unto thee, and the power of the Highest shall overshadow thee; therefore also that Holy Thing which shall be born of thee shall be called the Son of God."

How did God show his approval at Jesus' baptism?
John 1:32 " John bare record, saying, I saw the Spirit descending from Heaven like a dove, and it abode upon Him."

Who gave strength to Jesus for his ministry?
Luke 4:14 "Jesus returned in the power of the Spirit into Galilee; and there went out a fame of Him through all the region round about."

Who strengthened Jesus to endure the cross?
Hebrews 9:14 "How much more shall the blood of Christ, who through the eternal Spirit offered Himself without spot God, purge your conscience from dead works to serve the living God?"

What part did the Spirit have in Jesus' resurrection?
1 Peter 3:18 "Christ also hath once suffered for sins, the just for the unjust, that He might bring us to God, Being put to death in the flesh, but quickened by the Spirit."

Who was given to take the place of Jesus at His ascension?
John 14:16,17 "I will pray the Father, and He shall give you another Comforter, that He may abide with you forever; even the Spirit of truth."

How is the Spirit active in the work of redemption?
Convicts of sin - John 16:8 'When He is come, He will reprove the world of sin, and of righteous, and of judgment."
Regenerates - John 3:5,6 "Jesus answered, Verily, verily, I say unto thee, Except a man to be born of water and of the Spirit, he cannot enter into the kingdom of God. That which is born of the flesh is flesh; and that which is born of the Spirit is spirit."

What other work does the Holy Spirit do on our behalf?
Sanctifies - Romans 15:16 "That I should be the minister of Jesus Christ to the Gentiles, ministering the gospel of God, that the offering up of the Gentiles might be acceptable, being sanctified by the Holy Ghost."
Illuminates - John 16:13 "Howbeit when He, 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."
Empowers - Zechariah 4:6 "Then he answered and spake unto me, saying, This is the word of the Lord unto Zerubbabel, saying, Not by might, nor by power, but by My Spirit, saith the Lord of hosts."
Protects - Isaiah 59:19 "When the enemy shall come in like a flood, the Spirit of the Lord shall lift up a standard against him."

In what way will the Holy Spirit be felt in the latter days?
Joel 2:23 "Be glad then, ye children of Zion, and rejoice in the Lord your God: for He hath given you the former rain moderately, and He will cause to come down for you the rain, the former rain, and the latter rain in the first month."

In what way will the work of the Holy Spirit during the latter rain be similar to the outpouring at Pentecost?
Revelation 8:4 "Come out of her, My people, that ye be not partakers of her sins, and ye receive not of her plagues."
Acts 2:40 "With many other words did he testify and exhort, saying, Save yourselves from this untoward generation."