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Resources for Pentecost, May 19, 2013

Posted by Dim Bulb on May 12, 2013

This post contains links to a number of general resources relating to Pentecost, followed by specific resources (mostly biblical commentaries) for both the Ordinary and Extraordinary Forms of the Roman Rite. A few resources are marked “pending” and will be made available Sunday or Monday evening. If any further resources are added these will be marked “update.” Resources for the Vigil Mass of Pentecost can be found here.

GENERAL RESOURCES
PENTECOST SUNDAY

MAY 19, 2013

  • Catechism of the Catholic ChurchContains links to all the articles on the Holy Spirit. For catechism texts quoting or referencing the specific Mass readings see the “Homilist’s Catechism” links in the Ordinary and Extraordinary sections below.

The Church and the Mystery of Pentecost. Audio lecture by catholic biblical scholar Dr. Brant Pitre.

Update: The Meaning of Pentecost. From the Verbum Blog.

  • Pope John Paul II’s Catechesis on the 7 gifts of the Holy Spirit:

Reflection on the Seven Gifts of the Holy Spirit .
1. Gift of Wisdom
.
2. Gift of Understanding.
3. Gift of Knowledge
.
4. Gift of Counsel.
5. Gift of Fortitude

6. Gift of Piety

7. Gift of Fear of the Lord
.

RESOURCES FOR THE ORDINARY FORM OF THE ROMAN RITE
PENTECOST SUNDAY

READINGS AND OFFICE: Please Note: the Lectionary for today allows for an alternate second reading and an alternate Gospel reading. I’ve supplied commentary for all.

  • Anglican Use Daily Office. ”Briefly, it is a provision for an “Anglican style” liturgy similar to the Book of Common Prayer as an ecclesiastically approved variant on the Roman Rite of the Catholic Church.” More info.

COMMENTARIES ON THE FIRST READING: Acts 2:1-11.

COMMENTARIES ON THE RESPONSORIAL PSALM: Ps 104:1, 24, 29-30, 31, 34

COMMENTARIES ON THE SECOND READING: 1 Cor 12:3b-7, 12-13. Or Rom 8:8-17.

COMMENTARIES ON THE GOSPEL: John 20:19-23. Alternate: John 14:15-16, 23b-26.

HOMILIES ON THE FIRST READING: Acts 2:1-11.

RESOURCES FOR THE EXTRAORDINARY FORM OF THE ROMAN RITE
DOMINICA PENTECOSTES

READINGS AND OFFICE:

  • Roman Missal. Latin and English side by side. Be sure correct date is set.
  • Roman Breviary. Latin and English side by side. Be sure correct date is set.

COMMENTARIES ON THE LESSON: Acts 2:1-11.

COMMENTARIES ON THE GOSPEL: John 14:23-31.

HOMILIES ON THE LESSON READING: Acts 2:1-11.

HOMILIES ON THE GOSPEL READING: John 14:23-31.

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