Ascension Day for the year 2016 is celebrated/ observed on Thursday, May 5th.
Ascension Day often called Feast of the Ascension of Jesus Christ, Ascension Thursday and Holy Thursday is held on a Thursday 39 days (40th day of Easter) after Easter Sunday. The day commemorates Jesus Christ's ascension into heaven. Some churches have changed this date depending on the Christian denomination to the following Sunday after Thursday.
Days to Ascension Day 2016
Thursday, May 5th is day number 126 of the 2016 calendar year with -3 years, -6 months, -8 days until Ascension Day 2016.
|Name(s):||Ascension Day, Ascension Thursday, Holy Thursday, Feast of the Ascension of Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ|
|When:||Thursday 39 days after Easter Sunday|
Dates for Ascension Day
|Holiday||Date||Days to Go|
|Ascension Day 2018||Thursday, May 10, 2018||-552|
|Ascension Day 2019||Thursday, May 30, 2019||-167|
|Ascension Day 2020||Thursday, May 21, 2020||190|
|Ascension Day 2021||Thursday, May 13, 2021||547|
|Ascension Day 2022||Thursday, May 26, 2022||925|
|Ascension Day 2023||Thursday, May 18, 2023||1282|