Collect for Pentecost Sunday:

Holy Spirit, sent by the Father,
ignite in us your holy fire;
strengthen your children with the gift of faith,
revive your Church with the breath of love,
and renew the face of the earth,
through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.

Bible Readings: Acts 2.1-21; John 14.8-17


Fall of Berlin Wall 1989
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