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The Ascension of our Lord

This week on Thursday the Church celebrates the Ascension of our Lord. This feast has been transferred to Sunday in our diocese. The Ascension celebrates the entry of Jesus’ humanity into divine glory in God’s heavenly domain, forty days after his Resurrection. The readings for this Mass contain two accounts of Jesus’ Ascension. In the […]

Christ has gone before us

The Solemnity of the Ascension of the Lord occurs forty days after Easter and it commemorates the bodily ascension of Christ into heaven

Monday
December 17, 2018
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