Sentence Examples


  • So at Pentecost on the occasion of the first outpouring of the Spirit the saints were by the bystanders accused of being drunk (Acts ii.
  • The oldest of the vigils is that of Easter Eve, those of Pentecost and Christmas being instituted somewhat later.
  • With the Easter vigil the eucharist was specially associated, and baptism with that of Pentecost (see Whitsunday).
  • 18, 22, 23 (J)]; See Feasts, Passover, Pentecost and Tabernacles.
  • In contrast with the drunken revels of the Greeks, Philo describes the sober enjoyment by the Therapeutae of the feast of Pentecost, or rather of the eve of that festival.

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