Tag Archives: Pentecost

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  I don’t know why, but I’m actually excited about Pentecost tomorrow.  In all my life, I cannot remember being excited about this feast.  I mean, Christmas & Easter – those are exciting – but Pentecost, hmmm.  All of the … Continue reading

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Reflections on the Readings for Sunday, May 24, 2015

Readings for Sunday, May 24 Pentecost is from the Greek word ‘Pentekostos’, which means ‘fifty’. It’s the 50th day after the Sabbath of Passover.    It is also called the birth of the Church.  Pentecost takes place 10 days after … Continue reading

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Reflections on the Readings for Sunday, June 8, 2014

Readings for Sunday, June 8th Reflections on this wonderful feast of Pentecost: Isn’t it proof of God’s great love for His people that when Jesus ascended into heaven, He promised never to leave us alone.  I know that if I … Continue reading

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