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Our Lady of Pentecost Gathering in the Spirit 

Mission Statement: To facilitate ongoing spiritual development to all who seek to live a life empowered by the Holy Spirit in response to the call of Jesus to make disciples of all peoples.

Vision: To make missionary disciples empowered, encouraged and equipped by the Holy Spirit.

"Go therefore and make disciples of all nations" (Mt 28:18).


Our Lady of Pentecost Gathering in the Spirit 2023 
August 11 to 16

Theme- Come Encounter the Lord

Scripture- Luke 19:10 - For the Son of Man came to seek out and save the lost. 

                         See our promo flyer here

                                   We are please to announce the we will again have Pauline

                                   Dumas McGrath as this Year's Speaker for our Gathering in

                                   the Spirit with Our Lady of Pentecost.    

She has been an online trainer for 
Encounter Ministries based at Brighton
Michigan. She lives in Ottawa Ontario where she is involved in a new Encounter Ministries School there. 
See Updated bio Here 


Here are Pauline's Talks from GIS 2023 - Enjoy

     Talk 1

              Talk 2

                       Talk 3

                                Talk 4

                                         Talk 5

                                                  Talk 6

                                                           Talk 7

                                                                    Talk 8



Our Lady of Pentecost Gathering in the Spirit 2022 
August 7 to 12

Speaker- To Be Announced

Theme-The Light of God’s Glory
Scripture- Rev 19:7

                      Let us rejoice and exult and give Him Glory

Videos of the Gathering in the Spirit talks

         Talk 1 Beauty and Joy of Praise by Father Obi

         Talk 2 Light Shining Through Darkness by Deacon Peter

         Talk 3 Telling the Story of Jesus and His Love
                    by Father Obi 

         Talk 4 Let us Rejoice, Exalt and Give Him the Glory

                     by Deacon Rod Atwell

         Talk 7 Our Hope and Our Dwelling Place by Father Obi

         Talk 8 Healing Our Family Roots, Our Family Tree
                    by Father Obi 


Our Lady of Pentecost Gathering in the Spirit 2021 on Zoom 



Scripture - May the God of hope fill you with all joy and

peace in believing, so that you may abound in hope

by the power of the Holy Spirit. Rms. 15:13

Our Speaker is well-known

Catholic Lay Evangelist John Connelly  

                                        John Connelly Bio

Talk One and Bishop Gregory Bittman

John's notes Session One

                Talk Two

                Notes Session Two

                        Talk Three

                         Notes Session Three

                                Talk Four                           

Summary and Bishop Gregory Bittman

Prayer Card Summary Session

Father Obi Mass for Healing

Our Lady of Pentecost

Gathering in the Spirit



                           Jim Murphy

               View Jim Murphy's talks at the Gathering in the

                             Spirit 2020 on YouTube:

                Talk 1 -

                Talk 2 -

                Talk 3 -

                Talk 4 -


                Summary -


                    Also See Talk Notes on our Blog Page

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Our Lady Queen of the Apostles’ was designed by St Vincent Pallotti in 1840. Used with permission from

The Pallottines


Jim Murphy is a Catholic evangelist. (Jim also known as Butch.) Jim Murphy is a graduate of Wayne State University's school of Social work. In 1992, Jim undertook a 4,200 mile walk across the United States carrying a cross on his shoulders. Jim was the Director of the Detroit Charismatic Renewal, Executive Director of the all Michigan Catholic Charismatic Conference, past Chairman of the National Service Committee for the Catholic Charismatic Renewal (US), and the Youth Executive committee for the North American Renewal Services. He is also very involved as a member of ICCRS (International Catholic Charismatic Service) in Rome and is serving as the final chair as ICCRS dissolves into a Vatican Dicastery, CHARIS, the National Association of Diocesans (former) and the Director of the Holy Spirit institute. Jim resides with his lovely wife Susan, and his 20-year-old son John in Michigan.

See Below Slideshow of Gather in the Spirit 2017

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