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Holy Spirit in life of Jesus Christ

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From the moment of his conception Jesus Christ was empowered by the Holy Spirit. Christ’s possession of the Holy Spirit was demonstrated publicly at several points in his ministry. After his resurrection the Holy Spirit demonstrated him to be the Son of God.

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OT prophecies of the Holy Spirit in Jesus Christ’s life

Isaiah 11:2 HCSB
The Spirit of the Lord will rest on Him — a Spirit of wisdom and understanding, a Spirit of counsel and strength, a Spirit of knowledge and of the fear of the Lord.
Isaiah 42:1 HCSB
“This is My Servant; I strengthen Him, this is My Chosen One; I delight in Him. I have put My Spirit on Him; He will bring justice to the nations.
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Zechariah 12:10 HCSB
“Then I will pour out a spirit of grace and prayer on the house of David and the residents of Jerusalem, and they will look at Me whom they pierced. They will mourn for Him as one mourns for an only child and weep bitterly for Him as one weeps for a firstborn.

Jesus Christ was conceived by the Holy Spirit

Luke 1:35 HCSB
The angel replied to her: “The Holy Spirit will come upon you, and the power of the Most High will overshadow you. Therefore, the holy One to be born will be called the Son of God.
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The Holy Spirit at Jesus Christ’s baptism

Matthew 3:16 HCSB
After Jesus was baptized, He went up immediately from the water. The heavens suddenly opened for Him, and He saw the Spirit of God descending like a dove and coming down on Him.

Jesus Christ lived by the Holy Spirit

Luke 10:21 HCSB
In that same hour He rejoiced in the Holy Spirit and said, “I praise You, Father, Lord of heaven and earth, because You have hidden these things from the wise and the learned and have revealed them to infants. Yes, Father, because this was Your good pleasure.
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Jesus Christ’s ministry was empowered by the Holy Spirit

Hebrews 9:14 HCSB
how much more will the blood of the Messiah, who through the eternal Spirit offered Himself without blemish to God, cleanse our consciences from dead works to serve the living God?

In preaching

Luke 4:18 HCSB
The Spirit of the Lord is on Me, because He has anointed Me to preach good news to the poor. He has sent Me to proclaim freedom to the captives and recovery of sight to the blind, to set free the oppressed,
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In working miracles

Acts 10:38 HCSB
how God anointed Jesus of Nazareth with the Holy Spirit and with power, and how He went about doing good and healing all who were under the tyranny of the Devil, because God was with Him.
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Jesus Christ was vindicated by the Holy Spirit

Romans 1:4 HCSB
and who has been declared to be the powerful Son of God by the resurrection from the dead according to the Spirit of holiness.
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Jesus Christ promises the Holy Spirit to his disciples

Luke 11:13 HCSB
If you then, who are evil, know how to give good gifts to your children, how much more will the heavenly Father give the Holy Spirit to those who ask Him?”
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Jesus Christ gives the Holy Spirit to his disciples

John 20:22 HCSB
After saying this, He breathed on them and said, “Receive the Holy Spirit.
Acts 2:33 HCSB
Therefore, since He has been exalted to the right hand of God and has received from the Father the promised Holy Spirit, He has poured out what you both see and hear.
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