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The Danger of Forgetting Pentecost

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Pentecost is one of my very favorite times of year. (And you’re like, “Matthew, you’re a little behind. That was weeks ago!”) Yes, I’m aware of the liturgical calendar. Just because Pentecost is in our rearview mirror doesn’t mean the Spirit has blown by. Trust me, that wind is still […]

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065: Ascending to Pentecost with Pope Benedict XVI

It’s one of the most overlooked miracles in Scripture. All too often we focus so much on the Passion, death and Resurrection of Our Lord that we breeze right over a pivotal event in our eternal pilgrimage – the Ascension. That would be a huge mistake. Not long ago I […]

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041: Pentecost Special! The Amazing Old Testament Backstory of Acts 2

<Scroll to bottom for podcast> The Holy Spirit didn’t just fall out of the sky at Pentecost. Well, I mean, he did, but all those tongues of fire, heavy winds and such weren’t a random occurrence. Nothing God does ever is. There’s a backstory. And once you know it, everything […]

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