II. E. Increase in the Life of God - Gifts of the Holy Spirit
E. Gifts of the Holy Spirit - Given to us as He dwells in our soul prompting us to be holy.
To find joy in the things of God and judge everything according to Godís standards.
Helps me to grasp and appreciate the mysteries of Godís love for us.
Helps me to see what is best for the glory of God, for mine and my neighborís salvation. Supernatural common sense.
Permits one to face the evils he dreads.
Helps me to recognize the value of created things as they point toward God.
Helps me to love and respect God out of love rather than duty.
g. Fear of the Lord
Helps to respect and follow Godís laws because he is our father rather than out of fear.