meaning of ascension day

ascension day meaning in General Dictionary

(Christianity) celebration associated with Ascension of Christ into heaven; observed regarding the 40th day after Easter

Sentence Examples with the word ascension day

In the Anglican Church Ascension Day and its octave continue to be observed as a great festival, for which a special preface to the consecration prayer in the communion service is provided, as in the case of Christmas, Easter, Whitsunday, and Trinity Sunday.

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