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Ascension Day 2024

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 2024 is celebrated/ observed on Thursday, May 9th.

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 2024?

Thursday, May 9th is the 129 day of the 2024 calendar year with 5 years, 6 months, 18 days until the celebration/ observance of Ascension Day 2024.

May 2024 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
May 1 - WedMay Day 2024Observance2019
May 2 - ThursNational Day of Prayer 2024Observance2020
May 3 - FriOrthodox Good Friday 2024Orthodox2021
May 5 - SunCinco de Mayo 2024Observance2023
May 5 - SunOrthodox Easter 2024Orthodox2023
May 6 - MonYom Hashoah 2024Jewish2024
May 6 - MonNational Nurses Day 2024Observance2024
May 9 - ThursAscension Day 2024Christian2027
May 12 - SunMothers' Day 2024Observance2030
May 15 - WedPeace Officers Memorial Day 2024Observance2033
May 18 - SatArmed Forces Day 2024Observance2036
May 19 - SunPentecost 2024Christian2037
May 20 - MonWhit Monday 2024Christian2038
May 22 - WedNational Maritime Day 2024Observance2040
May 26 - SunLag BaOmer 2024Jewish2044
May 27 - MonMemorial Day 2024Federal Holiday2045
May 30 - ThursCorpus Christi 2024Christian2048

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