On the 9th day of Christmas my true love gave to me


Nine Ladies Dancing – The nine Fruit of the Holy Spirit:

1) Love,

2) Joy,

3) Peace,

4) Patience,

5) Kindness,

6) Generosity,

7) Faithfulness,

8) Gentleness

9) Self-control

(Galatians 5:22-23)

On The Ninth Day Of Christmas
My True Love Gave To Me

9 Ladies Dancing (The Nine Fruit of the Holy Spirit)

8 Maids A-milking (The Eight Beatitudes)

7 Swans A-swimming (The Seven Gifts of the Holy Spirit)

6 Geese A-laying (Six days of creation)

5 Golden Rings (Five Books of the Old Testament)

4 Calling Birds (Four Gospels)

3 French Hens (Three Theological Virtues)

2 Turtle Doves (Old and New Testaments)

And A Partridge In A Pear Tree (Jesus Christ)

6 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. theoldfellowgoesrunning
    Jan 02, 2015 @ 21:18:36

    The person who displays the “fruits of the spirit” has such a inward beauty.
    Thank you for sharing this series.


  2. paulawalkerbaker
    Jan 03, 2015 @ 13:43:46

    I sure am loving these days of Christmas and what they are. thank you for your inspiration!


  3. 04ling
    Jan 05, 2015 @ 00:20:45

    My favorite


  4. Trackback: The Story of the 12 Days of Christmas | the crafty lady in combat boots

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: