Epiphanius – Ancoratus 69

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But [Paul] says righteousness and grace are from both: ” justified in the name of the Lord Jesus Christ and in the Spirit of our God,” is also like saying “justified by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ. “no one can say, “Jesus is Lord,” except by the Holy Spirit,” and no one is able to receive the Holy Spirit except from the Lord: “Now there are varieties of gifts, but the same Spirit. And there are varieties of ministries, and the same Lord. There are varieties of effects, but the same God who works all things in all” and also, “from glory to glory, just as from the Lord, the Spirit.” And also, “Do not grieve the Holy Spirit of God, by whom you were sealed for the day of redemption,” is also like saying, “Or do we provoke the Lord to jealousy? Are we stronger than He?” “The Spirit says clearly,” is like saying, “The Lord Almighty says such things.” “My Spirit has stood in your midst” is like, “If someone opens the door for me, I and the Father will enter and we will make our home in him.” Isaiah: “The Spirit of God is on Him.” and also Christ: “The Spirit of the Lord is upon Me, Because He anointed Me.” and also; “Jesus of Nazareth, how God anointed Him with the Holy Spirit,” or, “And now the Lord God has sent Me, and His Spirit.” The voice of the Seraphim clearly crying, “Holy, holy, holy, Lord Sabaoth. “exalted to the right hand of God, and having received from the Father the promise of the Holy Spirit;” or “wait for what the Father had promised, “Which you heard,” or “the Spirit impelled Him to go out into the wilderness.” or that He says, “But when they hand you over, do not worry about how or what you are to say; for it will be given you in that hour what you are to say. For it is not you who speak, but it is the Spirit of your Father who speaks in you;” or “But if I cast out demons by the Spirit of God,” or “but whoever blasphemes against the Holy Spirit never has forgiveness,” and what is after, or “Father, into Your hands I commit My spirit,” or “The child was growing strong in Spirit,” or “Jesus, full of the Holy Spirit, returned from the Jordan,” or “And Jesus returned to Galilee in the power of the Spirit,” or “that which is born of the Spirit is spirit” (is just like saying, “That which was created in Him was life), or “I will ask the Father, and He will give you another Helper, that He may be with you forever; the Spirit of truth,” or “But Peter said, “Ananias, why has Satan filled your heart to lie to the Holy Spirit?” and after this, “You have not lied to men but to God.” Then so it is the Holy Spirit is God from God and these who set aside money from the land for themselves cheated on Him, or “He was revealed in the flesh and was justified in the Spirit.” I have nothing further to say. The Son is God: and from whom is the Christ according to the flesh, who is God over all; it says “Believe in the Lord Jesus, and you will be saved;” and it says, “And they spoke the word of the Lord;” and also “And he took them that very hour of the night and washed their wounds, and immediately he was baptized, he and all his household,” or that, “In the beginning was the Logos, and the Logos was with God and the Logos was God;” or “so that they will adorn the doctrine of our Saviour God,” or “For the grace of God has appeared, bringing salvation to all men teaching us,” or “looking for the blessed hope and the appearing of the glory of our great God and Savior, Christ Jesus,” The ministration of both the Spirit and of the Logos is the same. It says, “Be on guard for yourselves and for all the flock, among which the Holy Spirit has made you overseers, to shepherd the church of God,” is much like saying, “I thank Christ Jesus our Lord, who has strengthened me, because He considered me faithful, putting me into service.” There were terrible enemies all from the same tribe who rose up against the church and not part of the true faith of the Lord’s Apostles.