Monday October 22, 2018

Ascension Day 2023

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 2023 is celebrated/ observed on Thursday, May 18th.

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 2023?

Thursday, May 18th is the 137 day of the 2023 calendar year with 4 years, 6 months, 26 days until the celebration/ observance of Ascension Day 2023.

May 2023 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
May 1 - MonMay Day 2023Observance1652
May 4 - ThursNational Day of Prayer 2023Observance1655
May 5 - FriCinco de Mayo 2023Observance1656
May 6 - SatNational Nurses Day 2023Observance1657
May 9 - TuesLag BaOmer 2023Jewish1660
May 14 - SunMothers' Day 2023Observance1665
May 15 - MonPeace Officers Memorial Day 2023Observance1666
May 18 - ThursAscension Day 2023Christian1669
May 20 - SatArmed Forces Day 2023Observance1671
May 22 - MonNational Maritime Day 2023Observance1673
May 26 - FriShavuot 2023Jewish1677
May 28 - SunPentecost 2023Christian1679
May 29 - MonMemorial Day 2023Federal Holiday1680
May 29 - MonWhit Monday 2023Christian1680

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