Epiphanius Ancoratus 68

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For I say that Christ has become a servant to the circumcision on behalf of the truth of God to confirm the promises (Rom. 15.8). The Holy Spirit serves and is present at the same time together with Him. Therefore, this is what we received from the divine Scriptures: Jesus Christ was sent on a mission from the Father, the Holy Spirit was sent on a mission. Christ speaks in the saints, the Spirit speaks in the saints. Christ heals, the Holy Spirit heals. Christ sanctifies, the Holy Spirit sanctifies. Christ baptises in His own name, the Holy Spirit baptises. In this way, the Scripture says: You send forth Your Spirit, they are created; And You renew the face of the ground (Ps. 104.30).  In a similar way, it is saying: He shall send out His Word and consume them (Ps. 147.18). When they were serving and fasting before the Lord, the Holy Spirit said, set apart Barnabas and Paul for the work I have called on them to do (Acts 13.2), which is similar to saying, For the Lord said to them, “You must go into the city and there you will be told what it is that you need to do (Acts 9.6). Under the Holy Spirit they were sent down into Seleucia (Acts 13.4).  This is as Christ would say, Look! I have sent you out as sheep among wolves (Matt. 10.16), For it seems good to the Holy Spirit that no need for any load more than is necessary (Acts 15.28), is similar to saying; not I but the Lord who speak a wife should not separate from her husband (1Cor 7.10). Paul and his companions traveled throughout the region of Phrygia and Galatia, having been kept by the Holy Spirit from preaching the word in the province of Asia. When they came to the border of Mysia, they tried to enter Bithynia, but the Spirit of Jesus would not allow them to (Acts 16. 6-7). As Christ would say: Go forth baptise every nation (Matt. 28.19); Do not carry a pouch, nor rod, nor sandals (Matt. 10.10), Who, it says, urged Paul not to go on to Jerusalem (Acts 21.4). Agabus says, This is what the Holy Spirit says to the man whose belt this is (Acts 21.10.11), it is similar to Paul saying, since you are demanding proof that Christ is speaking through me (2Cor 13.3). Remember the words of the Lord that He said, It is a good thing to give than to receive (Acts 20.35), And now, compelled by the Spirit, I am going (Acts 20.22), Paul, a prisoner of Jesus Christ (Eph. 3.1), Except the Spirit warns me that in every city (Acts 20.23), is like saying, The Lord testifies to my soul that I am not lying (Gal 1.20). In power according to the Spirit of holiness (Rom. 1.4) is like saying: Most Holy resting in the Holies (Is. 57.15) and You were circumcised with a circumcision not by hands by putting of the body of sins in the circumcision of Christ (Col. 2.11). If indeed the Spirit of God dwells in you (1Cor. 3.16) is like saying, even as you have received Christ you must walk in Him (Col. 2.6) and The Spirit of the Lord spoke in me, and His words are in my mouth (2Sam. 23.2) and, the first-fruits of the Spirit (Rom. 8.23), is like saying, Christ the first-fruit (1Cor. 15.23), But the Spirit Himself intercedes for our sake (Rom. 8.26) is like saying, Who is in the right hand of God interceding for our sake (Rom. 8.34). So that the Gentiles might become an offering that is well suited to God, made holy by the Holy Spirit (Rom. 15.16) is like saying, And may the Lord sanctify and purify you and do not stumble on the day of the Christ (Phil 1.10). Christ unveiled to us through His Spirit (1Cor. 2.10) is like saying, But when God, who set me apart from my mother’s womb and called me by his grace, was pleased to reveal his Son in me (Gal. 1.15-16). What we have received is not the spirit of the world, but the Spirit who is from God (1Cor 2.12) is like saying, test yourselves whether Christ Jesus is in you (1Cor. 13.5). You have the temple of God and the Spirit of God have made their home in you (1Cor. 3.16) is like saying, I will make the home I live in, live in them and I will walk in them and I will be their God and they will be my people (2Cor. 6.16).