Day of Pentecost and It’s Importance

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I just finished listening to my dad’s sermon. Today is the day that many Christians and churches celebrate the origin of the church, that is, the day that the Holy Spirit was poured out on ordinary men, women, and children. Below is a helpful summary of the significance of this day:

For Christians, Pentecost is a holiday on which we commemorate the coming of the Holy Spirit on the early followers of Jesus. Before the events of the first Pentecost, which came a few weeks after Jesus’ death and resurrection, there were followers of Jesus, but no movement that could be meaningfully called “the church.” Thus, from an historical point of view, Pentecost is the day on which the church was started. This is also true from a spiritual perspective, since the Spirit brings the church into existence and enlivens it. Thus Pentecost is the church’s birthday (click here

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