Ascension commemorates the day that Jesus ascended into Heaven (Acts 1:1-11) after spending 40 days appearing to his disciples after his resurrection. The disciples thought that Jesus was going to restore the earth to the Kingdom of Heaven. He instead promised to send the Holy Spirit to give them power. Afterward, he ascended into Heaven and disappeared in a cloud.
Ascension is the 40th day after Easter, celebrated on the sixth Sunday of the Easter season in Protestant churches and on the 40th day after Easter in Roman Catholic churches.
Top Tweets for Ascension Day -
In the News and Trending for Ascension DayThe Episcopal Church of the Ascension
onrealm.orgJesus' Ascension Our Joy
discord.comShots fired on I-10 in Ascension Parish overnight, police investigating
Ascension Day Facts & Quotes
Ascension Top Events and Things to Do
Ascension References and Related SitesGreek Orthodox Archdiocese: Feast of the Ascension of Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ