Pentecost

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  • (Judaism) Jewish holy day celebrated on the sixth of Sivan to celebrate Moses receiving the Ten Commandments
  • seventh Sunday after Easter; commemorates the emanation of the Holy Spirit to the apostles; a quarter day in Scotland

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  • seventh Sunday after Easter; commemorates the emanation of the Holy Spirit to the apostles; a quarter day in Scotland ,
  • (Judaism) Jewish holy day celebrated on the sixth of Sivan to celebrate Moses receiving the Ten Commandments

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Pentecost Meaning and Definition in Wikipedia


Eastern Orthodox · Oriental Orthodox (Miaphysite) · Assyrian

Jehovah's Witness · Latter Day Saint · Unitarian · Christadelphian · Oneness Pentecostal

Pentecost (πεντηκοστή which to many, makes it the real start of the Christian Church.



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* Being filled with the Holy Spirit, then, is a matter of obedience to the Word of God. The filling of the Spirit that all experienced at Pentecost was a matter of a promise being fulfilled. Today, the believer is to be filled in obedience to the command of Ephesians 518, continuously, not merely by a single, crisis experience. The Christian life is a growth process toward maturity. - Clarence Cramer


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  • Manti-La Sal National Forest names new supervisor
    Mark Pentecost will lead the Manti-La Sal National Forest as its supervisor. Read more on this news related to 'Pentecost'
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    Widely regarded as one of the best British plays to come out of the 1990s, Pentecost tells the story of Gabriela Pecs, a beautiful and passionate mid-level government functionary in a small, unnamed ex-Soviet Union country. Read more on this news related to 'Pentecost'
  • Reconsider ban on church services in classrooms – Opoku-Onyinah tells STMA
    The Chairman of the Church of Pentecost Apostle Dr Opoku-Onyinah has appealed to the Sekondi Takoradi Metropolitan Assembly (STMA) to reconsider its decision to ban churches in the area from holding church services in classrooms. Read more on this news related to 'Pentecost'

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