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Pentecost

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God Sends the Holy Spirit

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What Is Pentecost?

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History of Pentecost

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The Meaning of Pentecost

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A Creative Take on the Story of Pentecost

The Christian High Holy Day of Pentecost is celebrated on the 50th day from Easter Sunday. It commemorates the descent of the Holy Spirit upon the Apostles and other followers of Jesus Christ while they were in Jerusalem celebrating the Feast of Weeks, as described in the Acts of the Apostles.
  • Etymology 

  • Background 

  • New Testament 

  • Acts 

  • Leo's sermons 

  • Eastern churches 

  • Western churches 

  • Fasting, baptisms, and confirmations 

  • Mariology 

  • Music 

  • Classical compositions 

  • Customs and traditions 

  • Date and public holiday 

  • Literary allusions