Volume 8-Lesson 7-13: Knowing Jesus in a New Way Includes: White and Red felt underlay, with gold wooden dividing sticks. The season of Easter (Eastertide) extends the experience of Easter Sunday for six weeks, but it also helps prepare fo the coming of the Mystery of Pentecost. This period is a transition between Jesus' earthly ministry and the coming of the Holy Spirit. It is a time when the disciples and others began to know Jesus in a new way. He is neither simply human nor simply spiritual. His is completely both in a way that is anything but simple.