Bearing Witness to the World with Integrity by the Power of the Holy Spirit : Homily for the Great Feast of Pentecost in the Orthodox Church

Acts 2:1-11; John 7:37-52; 8:12          On this day of Pentecost, we celebrate the coming of the Holy Spirit as a sign of the restoration of human persons, both individually and collectively, in the divine image and likeness.  The deep thirst of fallen humanity for living water that fulfills our deepest desires is now quenched. God is not remote, distant, or removed, but present and active in the souls … Continue reading Bearing Witness to the World with Integrity by the Power of the Holy Spirit : Homily for the Great Feast of Pentecost in the Orthodox Church