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See also: comforter
- (Christianity) The Holy Spirit, the Holy Ghost.
1832, John Hall, Expository discourses on the Gospels for every Sunday in the year, page 33:
- In these words, with which the Gospel for this day commences, He speaks of the Comforter, the Spirit of truth, and of the Father, and of Himself
1904, Arthur Crawshay Alliston Hall, Confirmation, page 43:
- That this high- priestly office belongs only to the bishops, either to seal or to transmit the Comforter Spirit, is proved not only by Church usage
2005, Ellen G White, The Desire of Ages, page 670:
- By the Spirit, He said, He would manifest Himself to them. "The Comforter, which is the Holy Ghost, whom the Father will send in My name, He shall teach you
- See Holy Spirit.
alternative term for the Holy Spirit