Bible Readings for Sunday, 31st May 2020

Bible Readings (Page 192)

Pentecost Sunday—31st May 2020

First Reading: Acts 2:1-21 The Holy Spirit, like a mighty rushing wind, comes on the day of Pentecost and the disciples are filled with the Holy Spirit; Peter explains it is the fulfilment of Joel’s prophecy.

Second Reading: 1 Corinthians 12:3b-13 Paul writes about the varieties of the gifts of the Holy Spirit, yet all are activated by the one and same Holy Spirit. The church is one body with many members.

Third Reading: John 20:19-23 Jesus appears to the disciples, blessing them with peace. He breathes on them, telling them to receive the Holy Spirit.

Next Sunday’s Readings

 Trinity Sunday

7th June 2020

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  • Isaiah 40:12-17, 27-31
  • 2 Corinthians. 13:11-13
  • Matthew 28:16-20