This is the second part of this http://aodhagain.deviantart.com/journal/Rediscovering-the-Charismatic-Gifts-319590872. In the last entry we determined that the charismatic dimension of our faith (that is - the charisms) is something essential to the Church (one of its constitutive elements). The charisms are for now, for the faithful of every rank, and are essential to a proper understanding of the Church as the Mystical Body of Christ. The charisms are NOT: awards, extraordinary phenomena like the stigmata, or natural talents or abilities. Rather, a charism is a supernatural gift given for the service of the Church.
I should also note that