Readings for Pentecost Sunday (focus text in bold):
Numbers 11:24-30 - The Spirit of the Lord descends upon the chosen elders of Israel.
Psalm 104:24-34 - "O Lord, how manifold are thy works!"
Acts 2:1-11 - "And they were all filled with the Holy Ghost"
John 14:15-31a - "Jesus said unto his disciples, 'If ye love me, keep my commandments, and I shall pray my Father, and he shall give you another Comforter, that he may abide with you forever.'"
Sermon by the Rev. Adam Rick
Cover art: "Pentecost Sun," Pentecost Mosaic, Cathedral Basilica of St. Louis