A New Pentecost – DVD
Genre: DVDs
Tag: Catholic Charismatic Renewal
Publisher: Vera Cruz Communications
Publication Year: 2006

A DVD series which highlights the history of the Catholic Charismatic Renewal, from Pentecost to the present day. Includes wonderful quotes from Pope Paul VI, Pope John Paul II, and Pope Benedict XVI.

About the Book


A 30-minute DVD that shows the development of the Catholic Charismatic Renewal from its beginnings. The video is divided into four segments:

  • The First Pentecost makes the connection between the baptism of Jesus and the outpouring of the Holy Spirit on Pentecost.
  • The Birth of the Catholic Charismatic Renewal covers Pope John XXIII’s prayer for a new Pentecost and then goes to the events of the “Duquesne weekend” and the spread of the Renewal.
  • The Popes Welcome the Catholic Charismatic Renewal starts with a cornerstone address by Pope Paul VI from St. Peter’s Basilica as well as a variety of messages from Pope John Paul II and some of the first exhortations given by Pope Benedict XVI to the Renewal.
  • International Catholic Charismatic Renewal Services talks about the Renewal from an international perspective.

Total running time: 30 minutes.