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    • Reflection for Sunday, June 3, 2001: Pentecost. 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2001)
      "Fifty Days" or "the Feast of Harvesting Wheat," or "The Feast of Weeks," or "Pentecost," are all names given to this celebration in our Jewish-Christian liturgy. Our Jewish ancestors counted "fifty" days from celebrating ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, May 19, 2013: Pentecost. 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2013)
      PRE-PRAYERING || We might be more careful about what we pray for in preparation for the feast of Pentecost. This celebration of the coming of the Holy Spirit upon the early Church dispensed with being casual and the strictly ...
    • Reflection for Sunday, May 27, 2007: Pentecost. 

      Gillick, Larry, S.J. (University Ministry, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2007)
      PRE-PRAYERING | The Jewish people prepared to celebrate the Feast of Weeks, or (fifty days) by waiting for the seeds to grow into eatable food. They had been planted at the time of Passover which was a remembering of how ...