Novena to the Holy Spirit First Day – The Holy SpiritHoly Spirit! Lord of Light! From Your clear celestial height, Your pure beaming radiance give! Second Day – The Gift of Holy FearCome. Father of the poor. Come, treasures which endure; Come, Light of all that live! Third Day – The Gift of PietyThou, of all consolers best, Visiting the troubled breast, Dost refreshing peace bestow. Fourth Day – The Gift of FortitudeThou in toil art comfort sweet, Pleasant coolness in the heat, solace in the midst of woe. Fifth Day- The Gift of KnowledgeLight immortal! Light Divine! Visit Thou these hearts of Thine, And our inmost being fill! Sixth Day – The Gift of UnderstandingIf Thou take Thy grace away, nothing pure in man will stay, All his good is turn’d to ill. Seventh Day -The Gift of CounselHeal our wounds–our strength renews; On our dryness pour Thy dew, Wash the stains of guilt away.