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Default Why is the dove a symbol of the Holy Spirit?

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Default Re: Why is the dove a symbol of the Holy Spirit?

According to the Catholic Encyclopedia:

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As a symbol of the Holy Spirit it appears ... symbolizing inspiration or rather divine guidance.
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