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Ascension Day 2016

Christ the Redeemer on a cloudy day Rio de Jeneiro.Christ the Redeemer on a cloudy day Rio de Jeneiro. Photo by: Robert Nyman

Ascension Day for the year 2016 is celebrated/ observed on Thursday, May 5.

Ascension Day each year is held on a Thursday 39 days after Easter Sunday. This day commemorates Jesus Christs ascension into heaven.

More information on Ascension Day. (Dates, Customs and History for Ascension)

Ascension Day
Name(s):Ascension Day, Ascension Thursday, Holy Thursday, Feast of the Ascension of Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ
Type:Observance, Christian
When:Thursday 39 days after Easter Sunday

How many days to Ascension Day 2016?

There are -2 years, -4 months, -19 days until the celebration/ observance of Ascension Day 2016.

Ascension Day by Year

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Federal Holidays 2016