John 15:26-27, 16:12-15 Jesus said to his disciples: “When the Advocate comes whom I will send you from the Father, the Spirit of truth that proceeds from the Father, he will testify to me. And you also testify, because you have been with me from the beginning. “I have much more to tell you, but… Continue reading Pentecost!
Tomorrow the Church celebrates Pentecost; the coming of the Holy Spirit upon the apostles and the beginning of their ministry to make disciples of all nations. Oh, how we so dearly need the help of the Holy Spirit in these days! To enlighten and guide us; to help us grow in faith and virtue. Our… Continue reading Reflection – The Coming of the Holy Spirit!
Acts 2:1-11 When the time for Pentecost was fulfilled, they were all in one place together. And suddenly there came from the sky a noise like a strong driving wind, and it filled the entire house in which they were. Then there appeared to them tongues as of fire, which parted and came to rest… Continue reading Pentecost!
The novena in honor of the Holy Spirit is the oldest of all novenas since it was first made at the direction of Our Lord Himself when He sent His apostles back to Jerusalem to await the coming of the Holy Spirit on the first Pentecost. It is still the only novena officially prescribed by… Continue reading Novena to the Holy Spirit