Saturday November 17, 2018

Ascension Day 2017

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 2017 is celebrated/ observed on Thursday, May 25th.

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 2017?

Thursday, May 25th is the 144 day of the 2017 calendar year with -1 year, -5 months, -23 days until the celebration/ observance of Ascension Day 2017.

May 2017 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
May 1 - Mon May Day 2017 Observance-565
May 4 - Thurs National Day of Prayer 2017 Observance-562
May 5 - Fri Cinco de Mayo 2017 Observance-561
May 6 - SatNational Nurses Day 2017Observance-560
May 12 - FriLaylat al Bara'at 2017Muslim-554
May 14 - SunLag BaOmer 2017Jewish-552
May 14 - Sun Mothers' Day 2017 Observance-552
May 15 - MonPeace Officers Memorial Day 2017Observance-551
May 20 - Sat Armed Forces Day 2017 Observance-546
May 22 - MonNational Maritime Day 2017Observance-544
May 25 - ThursAscension Day 2017Christian-541
May 27 - Sat Ramadan starts 2017 Muslim-539
May 29 - Mon Memorial Day 2017Federal Holiday-537
May 31 - WedShavuot 2017Jewish-535

Ascension Day by Year

Related Holidays in 2017

Federal Holidays 2017