Bible Verses About Pentecost – Bible Scriptures For Pentecost Sunday, The Day of Pentecost.
Encouraging Scriptures and Bible Verses For Pentecost and The Day of Pentecost. What does the Bible say about Pentecost? What does the Bible say about the Day of Pentecost?
What is Pentecost? What is the Day of Pentecost?
What is the meaning of Pentecost Sunday?
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On The Day of Pentecost, we celebrate the receiving of the Holy Spirit by the first Christians (the disciples). Jesus’ Ascension happened 40 days after his Resurrection, and Pentecost happened 10 days after this (so Pentecost happened 50 days after Easter). Jesus had promised that after he left the earth (physically), The Holy Spirit would come and be the Comforter, Counselor, Helper and Guide to us Christians (John 16:5-15). The Day of Pentecost is the first fulfillment of this promise.
The Holy Spirit is a gift from God the Father to us his children. The Holy Spirit is a representative of Jesus Christ (John 14:26). On the day of Pentecost, The Holy Spirit descended upon the believers in the upper room, and they were filled with the Holy Spirit (Acts 2). Pentecost is known as the birthday of the church, because after Pentecost, the early church began in full force. Christians began to spread the gospel all around the world, by the power of the Holy Spirit. When Peter first received the Holy Spirit, he spoke to the crowd and about 3,000 people believed and were baptized. (Acts 2:41)
We gratefully celebrate the gift of the Holy Spirit today and always. The Gift of The Holy Spirit is not only available for a special set of Christians. The Gift of The Holy Spirit is available to all followers of Jesus. Praise God for His precious gift to us! Happy Pentecost Sunday – May we live our lives honoring and glorifying God.
Bible Verses about Pentecost
The Day of Pentecost
Acts 2:1-4, ESV When the day of Pentecost arrived, they were all together in one place. And suddenly there came from heaven a sound like a mighty rushing wind, and it filled the entire house where they were sitting. And divided tongues as of fire appeared to them and rested on each one of them. And they were all filled with the Holy Spirit and began to speak in other tongues as the Spirit gave them utterance.
Acts 2:17, ESV And in the last days it shall be, God declares, that I will pour out my Spirit on all flesh, and your sons and your daughters shall prophesy, and your young men shall see visions, and your old men shall dream dreams;
Acts 2:21, ESV And it shall come to pass that everyone who calls upon the name of the Lord shall be saved.’ Getting to know God
Acts 2:38b, ESV Repent and be baptized every one of you in the name of Jesus Christ for the forgiveness of your sins, and you will receive the gift of the Holy Spirit. More: How to become a Christian
Acts 2:39, ESV For the promise is for you and for your children and for all who are far off, everyone whom the Lord our God calls to himself.
*Please continue reading for more Encouraging Pentecost Scriptures: The Prophecy of Pentecost by John the Bapist, and the Promise of Pentecost by Jesus Christ, our Savior.
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