One of Israel’s three major agricultural festivals, the second great feast of the Jewish year. It is a harvest festival, also known as the Feast of Weeks. The original Jewish significance of this festival has been overshadowed by the Christian celebration of the coming of the Holy Spirit at Pentecost.
Pentecost was one of Israel’s three major agricultural festivals
It is also referred to as the Feast of Harvest Ex 23:16
Instructions for the celebration of Pentecost
Its link with the deliverance from Egypt Dt 16:12 Pentecost later became associated with covenant renewal and the giving of the Law.
Pentecost in the NT
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