Welcomes You

Day of Pentecost

Occasion: 
Whitsunday
Sunday, May 23, 2010
Sunday, May 19, 2013
Year (cycle): 
C
Readings: 


The Collect:
Almighty God, on this day you opened the way of eternal life to every race and nation by the promised gift of your Holy Spirit: Shed abroad this gift throughout the world by the preaching of the Gospel, that it may reach to the ends of the earth; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you, in the unity of the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever. Amen.

or this

O God, who on this day taught the hearts of your faithful people by sending to them the light of your Holy Spirit: Grant us by the same Spirit to have a right judgment in all things, and evermore to rejoice in his holy comfort; through Jesus Christ your Son our Lord, who lives and reigns with you, in the unity of the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever. Amen.

First Lesson: Acts 2:1-21 or Genesis 11:1-9
Psalm: Psalm 104:24-34, 35b
Epistle: Romans 8:14-17 or Acts 2:1-21
Gospel: John 14:8-17, (25-27)