St. Bridget implores the Father for mercy on sinners and God the Father answers with a surefire three-fold formula that is the answer to the bride's prayers for sinners. The Father's response is the same as St. John in his first Epistle, Chapter Five verses seven and eight on how three witnesses on earth, the spirit, the blood and the water and Three in Heaven, the Father, the Word and the Holy Ghost bear witness to the bride. The heavenly Father makes known how she is His bride through faith, like all those who follow the orthodox faith of the holy Catholic Church.
"O my most sweet God, I pray for sinners, to whose company I belong, that You deign to have mercy on them."
God the Father answered: "I hear and know your intention, your loving entreaty will therefore be fulfilled. As John says in today's epistle, or, rather, as I say through John: 'There are three witnesses on earth, the Spirit, the Water, and the Blood, and three in Heaven, the Father, the Son, and the Holy Ghost, and these Three are your witnesses.'
The Spirit, Who protected you in the womb of your mother, bears witness concerning your soul that you belong to God through the baptismal faith that your parents professed in your stead.
The Baptismal Water bears witness that you are the daughter of Christ's human nature through regeneration and the healing of Original Sin.
The Blood of Jesus Christ that redeemed you bears witness that you are the daughter of God and removed from the power of the devil by the sacraments of the Church.
The Father, the Son, and the Holy Ghost, three Persons but One in substance and power, We bear witness that you are Ours through faith, just as are all those who follow the orthodox faith of the holy Church. And so that you give witness that you want to do Our will, go and receive the Body and Blood of Christ's human nature from the hand of the priest in order that the Son may bear witness that you belong to Him whose Body you receive to strengthen your soul.
The Father, Who is in the Son, bears witness that you belong to the Father and to the Son. The Holy Ghost, Who is in the Father and the Son, the Spirit being in both, bears witness that, through true faith and love, you belong to the Three Persons and One God."
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Revelations and Prophesies Imparted to St. Bridget of Sweden - Book Three: Chapter Twenty-Three