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The Day of Pentecost: Whitsunday — Holy Eucharist (Said)
May 20, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 9:45 am
The Holy Eucharist (said in the Muriel Moore Chapel)
Lesson: Acts 2:1-21 or Ezekiel 37:2-24
Psalm: 104:25-35, 37
Epistle: Romans 8:22-27 or Acts 2:1-21
Gospel: John 15:26-27; 16:4b-15
Please note there is no Adult Christian Education on this day.
The Sunday that is seven weeks (50 days) after Easter Day is the Feast of Pentecost. Pentecost is the day on which we remember the story given to us in the second chapter of the Book of Acts.
“And when the day of Pentecost was fully come, they were all with one accord in one place. And suddenly there came a sound from heaven as of a rushing mighty wind, and it filled all the house where they were sitting. And there appeared unto them cloven tongues like as of fire, and it sat upon each of them. And they were all filled with the Holy Spirit, and began to speak with other languages, as the Spirit gave them utterance. And there were dwelling at Jerusalem Jews, devout men, out of every nation under heaven. Now when this was noised abroad, the multitude came together, and were confounded, because that every man heard them speak in his own language.”