Ascension of the Lord

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(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]).
He explains the tricky reality of how, after the ascension of the Lord, Jesus was "not there" and yet "there" at the same time.
Their removal took place yesterday at 5pm, at the Church of the Ascension of the Lord, Balally, South Dublin.
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.
The removal of Sylvia Connors, Thomas Connors and their three children Jim, five, Christy, two, and six-month-old Mary will take place at the Church of the Ascension of the Lord, Balally in South Dublin, at 5pm today.