100 days – Day 47: Pentecost

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Toruń, church of St. James, Descent of the Holy Spirit (Pentecost) painting, early 16th century (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

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Armenian Gospel Book, c 1455

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About meenister

An ordained Church of Scotland Minister since 1974. Started off in Doune which is near Stirling, before moving to Trinidad for four years; on my return to Scotland, I was a rural minister in Perthshire and then was asked to become Minister at St.Michael's Inveresk where I spent eleven happy years. A short ministry in Guernsey followed and since 1999, I was a full time healthcare Chaplain in the town of Dumfries in SW Scotland, retiring from that post in December 2012. I started this blog on 6 May 2012, soon after my wife, Helen, was diagnosed with secondary cancer - it was a sort of diversion and still is, following her death on 16 June. I hope it shows that there is a lighter side to religion, that it's not gloom and doom and that we can sometimes laugh at ourselves in a self-effacing way. Some posts are, however, I hope provoking and food for thought.

One response to “100 days – Day 47: Pentecost”

  1. meenister says :

    Reblogged this on Sky Pilot.

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