Ascension of the Lord

noun
(Christianity) celebration of the Ascension of Christ into heaven; observed on the 40th day after Easter
Syn: ↑Ascension, ↑Ascension Day
Topics: ↑Christianity, ↑Christian religion
Hypernyms: ↑holy day of obligation

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