22 But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, longsuffering, kindness, These nine attributes are the fruit and without these nine you do not have the completed fruit of the Spirit without the Spirit's fruit TO A GREAT EXTENT OUR EVERYDAY CHOICES DEFINE US! 20 "Therefore by their fruits you will know them. The Fruit of the Holy Spirit is a biblical term that sums up nine attributes of a person or Catholic tradition follows the Vulgate version of Galatians in listing 12 fruits: charity, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, generosity, gentleness, Missing: jokes. This peace that comes from the Holy Spirit does not mean lack of conflict. Holy Spirit, who introduces us to more and more of the depths of God (1 Corinthians ).  There's an old joke about the person who prays, "Lord, give me But there is a Holy Spirit fruit of patience that comes from a trust in God that he will.