Question - What are the 12 gifts of the spirit?

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Word of wisdom. Word of knowledge. Faith. Gifts of healings. Miracles. Prophecy. Distinguishing between spirits. Tongues. Catholic tradition follows the Vulgate version of Galatians in listing 12 fruits: charity, joy, peace, patience, benignity (kindness), goodness, longanimity (forbearance), mildness (gentleness), faith, modesty, continency (self-control), and chastity. Discernment of Spirits is a term used in Orthodox, Roman Catholic and Charismatic (Evangelist) Christian theology to indicate judging various spiritual agents for their moral influence. These agents are: from within the human soul itself, known as concupiscence. Divine Grace. The seven gifts of the Holy Spirit are an enumeration of seven spiritual gifts originating from patristic authors, later elaborated by five intellectual virtues and four other groups of ethical characteristics. They are: wisdom, understanding, counsel, fortitude, knowledge, piety, and fear of the Lord. The Gift of the Holy Ghost may refer to: In Christianity, the bestowing of the Holy Spirit (or Holy Ghost), also called the Baptism with the Holy Spirit. It may also refer to the seven spiritual gifts given by the Holy Spirit. It may also refer to any other spiritual gift (charism) given by the Holy Spirit.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eternal_sin

In Catholic teaching there are six sins that blaspheme against the Holy Spirit. They are: Despair (believing that one's evil is beyond God's forgiveness); Presumption (glory without merit, that is, hope of salvation without keeping the Commandments, or expectation of pardon for sin without repentance);

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tree_of_the_knowledge_of_good_and_evil

It was disobedience of Adam and Eve, who had been told by God not to eat of the tree (Gen 2:17), that caused disorder in the creation, thus humanity inherited sin and guilt from Adam and Eve's sin. In Western Christian art, the fruit of the tree is commonly depicted as the apple, which originated in central Asia.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glossolalia

Generally, however, it is agreed that speaking in tongues is a spiritual gift that can be manifested as either a human language or a heavenly supernatural language in three ways: The "sign of tongues" refers to xenoglossia, wherein one speaks an actual language they have never learned.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Matthew_7:17%E2%80%9318

In the King James Version of the Bible the text reads: 17 Even so every good tree bringeth :forth good. fruit; but a corrupt :tree bringeth forth evil fruit.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Holy_Spirit_in_Christianity

The Holy Spirit is referred to as the Lord and Giver of Life in the Nicene creed. He is The Creator Spirit, present before the creation of the universe and through his power everything was made in Jesus Christ, by God the Father.

https://www.dictionary.com/browse/exhortation

Words related to exhortation entreaty, admonition, encouragement, sermon, incitement, bidding, advice, counsel, instigation, caution, preaching, lecture, persuasion, goading, beseeching, enjoinder.

https://www.churchofjesuschrist.org/youth/article/how-to-discover-your-gifts?lang=eng

Here are eight ideas to help you discover some of your not-so-obvious gifts: Ask others to let you know. Look for gifts in adversity. Pray for the help to recognize your gifts. Don't be afraid to branch out. Search the word of God. Look outside yourself. Think about people you look up to. Reflect on your family.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vision_(spirituality)

A vision is something seen in a dream, trance, or religious ecstasy, especially a supernatural appearance that usually conveys a revelation. Visions are known to emerge from spiritual traditions and could provide a lens into human nature and reality. Prophecy is often associated with visions.

https://life965.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/8/2015/09/Spiritual-Gift-Administration.pdf

The spiritual gift of administration is a special God-given ability to plan, organize tasks, and follow through or to steer a ship (ministry, task, organization. ) People with this gift ensure the success of a project by clarifying goals and helping others work together.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Word_of_Knowledge

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. In Christianity, the word of knowledge is a spiritual gift listed in 1 Corinthians 12:8. It has been associated with the ability to teach the faith, but also with forms of revelation similar to prophecy. It is closely related to another spiritual gift, the word of wisdom.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Discernment

Discernment can describe the process of determining God's desire in a situation or for one's life or identifying the true nature of a thing, such as discerning whether a thing is good, evil, or may even transcend the limiting notion of duality.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fear_of_God

Fear of God refers to fear or a specific sense of respect, awe, and submission to a deity. People subscribing to popular monotheistic religions might fear divine judgment, hell or God's omnipotence.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rebaptism

Given once for all, Baptism cannot be repeated. The baptisms of those to be received into the Catholic Church from other Christian communities are held to be valid if administered using the Trinitarian formula.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Word_of_wisdom

In Christianity, the word of wisdom is a spiritual gift listed in 1 Corinthians 12:8. The function that this gift is given varies. Some Christians see in this gift a prophetic-like function. Others see in the word of wisdom a teaching function. This gift is closely related with the gift of the word of knowledge.