Wednesday, October 27, 2021 UTC

MAY 12 & 13: ASCENSION OF OUR LORD & SAVIOR, JESUS CHRIST (HOLY DAY OF OBLIGATION)

ascension-icon-240x300MAY 12: VESPERS – 6:00 PM; MAY 13: DIVINE LITURGY – 6:30 PM.

PROPERS: https://mci.archpitt.org/sheetmusic/general/Ascension_DL.pdf

Parishes live-streaming in the Diocese can be found here: https://www.eparchyofpassaic.com/livestream

The feast is celebrated on the 40th day after Pascha, commemorating the Ascension of Christ into Heaven and His completion of the work for our redemption. The Feast is a Holy Day of Obligation. The Gospel reading is Luke 24: 36-53, telling us of Jesus’ appearance to the disciples and His ascension to Heaven. The final day of the Feast of the Ascension is Friday, May 29th.