Thursday, May 5, 2016

Feast of the Ascension, 2016

copper engraving, verso of title page ~  from book
by Theophilo Spizelio Vetus Academia lesu Christi dated MDCLXXI (1671)

Throughout the world, the Feast of the Ascension falls on Thursday May 5, 2016 and is celebrated on that day in the USA in the ecclesiastical provinces of Boston, Hartford, New York, Newark, Philadelphia, and the state of Nebraska.
In all other dioceses of the United States, the Feast of the Ascension is transferred to the following Sunday, May 8, 2016. Happy Feast Day wherever you are!