Wednesday June 26, 2019

Pentecost 2016


Painting of the Holy Spirit decending onto the Apostles.Painting of the Holy Spirit decending onto the Apostles.

Pentecost for the year 2016 is celebrated/ observed on Sunday, May 15th.


Pentecost is celebrated on the seventh Sunday or 50 days after Easter Sunday. A Christian holy day known also as Whit Sunday, White Sunday and Whitsun (United Kingdom) commemorating the decent of the Holy Spirit on the Apostles and followers of Jesus Christ in Jerusalem according to Acts 2:1-31.

Days to Pentecost

Sunday, May 15th is day number 136 of the 2016 calendar year with -3 years, -1 month, -11 days until Pentecost 2016.


More information on Pentecost. (Traditions, Customs and History)

Pentecost
Name(s):Pentecost, Whit Sunday
Type:Observance, Chistian
When:Seventh Sunday after Easter

May 2016 Holidays

Date Holiday Details Days to Go
May 1 - Sun May Day 2016 Observance-1151
May 4Yom Hashoah 2016Jewish-1148
May 5Isra and Mi'raj 2016Muslim-1147
May 5 - Thurs Cinco de Mayo 2016 Observance-1147
May 5 - Thurs National Day of Prayer 2016 Observance-1147
May 5 - ThursAscension Day 2016Christian-1147
May 6 - FriNational Nurses Day 2016Observance-1146
May 8 - Sun Mothers' Day 2016 Observance-1144
May 15 - SunPeace Officers Memorial Day 2016Observance-1137
May 15 - SunPentecost 2016Christian-1137
May 21Laylat al Bara'at 2016Muslim-1131
May 21 - Sat Armed Forces Day 2016 Observance-1131
May 22 - SunNational Maritime Day 2016Observance-1130
May 26Lag BaOmer 2016Jewish-1126
May 26Corpus Christi 2016Christian-1126
May 30 - Mon Memorial Day 2016Federal Holiday-1122

Pentecost by Year



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