Sentence Examples

  • It is held forty days after Easter, or ten days before Whitsunday, in celebration of Christ's ascension into heaven forty days after the resurrection.
  • It always falls on a Thursday, and the day is known as Ascension Day, or Holy Thursday.
  • The Ascension of Isaiah supply much information on this subject.
  • In the Ascension of Isaiah (1st century A.D.) Seth is seen in heaven.
  • On the mount of Olives are the Russian church, tower and hospice, near the chapel of the Ascension; the French Paternoster church; the Carmelite nunnery; and the Russian church of St Mary Magdalene, near Gethsemane.