It is usually only those who are Jewish who go to such lengths to undermine the Christian faith. Your knowledge of the contents of the Herodian Temple also suggests a familiarity with the Jewish faith.
The reference to the Holy Spirit as being the "awful spirit" is also bordering on the kind of blasphemy the Jewish priests and rulers were guilty of. They accused Jesus of performing His miracles by the spirit of beelzebub i.e. satan. Those were the same priests and rulers who crucified the Lord of Glory.
This is simply a twisting of language since the Greek root of the English word holy is indeed translated awful. That can also mean AWE FULL i.e. FULL OF AWE...an appropriate response to the Spirit of Yahweh/Yeshua.
"Jesus answered them: 'Truly, truly, I say to you, everyone who commits sin is a slave to sin. The slave does not remain in the house forever; the son remains forever. So if the Son sets you free, you will be free indeed.'" (John 8:34-36)
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