Ascension of the Lord

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Synonyms for Ascension of the Lord

(Christianity) celebration of the Ascension of Christ into heaven

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Yet, even in the worst of times, as Cynewulf goes on to say at the conclusion of this passage, God conspires to increase the glory of his disciples through the grace of the Spirit sent after the Ascension of the Lord (Hwaepre ford bicwom / purh gaestes giefe godes begna blaed / rafter upstige ecan dryhtnes [270b-72]).
The pastor asks the kids in white dresses and little suits, "Don't you sometimes wish you could send your body to school but also stay home in bed?" He explains the tricky reality of how, after the ascension of the Lord, Jesus was "not there" and yet "there" at the same time.
Many broke down in tears as the coffins were removed after the funeral Mass the Church of the Ascension of the Lord in Balally.
In the readings for that day, we are in the Holy City, between the ascension of the Lord and the coming of the Holy Spirit, according to Jesus' promise.
Their removal took place yesterday at 5pm, at the Church of the Ascension of the Lord, Balally, South Dublin.