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Whit Sunday in Sweden

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Many Christians all over the world annually observe Pentecost, also known as Whitsunday or Whit Sunday.

Local names

NameLanguage
PingstdagenSwedish
Whit SundayEnglish
PfingstsonntagGerman

Alternative name

Pentecost Sunday

Whit Sunday 2014

Sunday, June 8, 2014

Whit Sunday 2015

Sunday, May 24, 2015
List of dates for other years

Pentecost is a Christian holiday commemorating the descent of the Holy Ghost upon the disciples of Jesus Christ, according to the New Testament of the Bible. It is also known as Whitsunday, or Whit Sunday.

Celebration of Pentecost.

According to Christian texts, the Holy Spirit, often symbolized by a dove, descended on the apostles who received the gift of tongues. Pentecost celebrates this event.

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About Whit Sunday

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Whit Sunday Observances

WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday type
SunJun 31990Whit SundayPublic holiday
SunMay 191991Whit SundayPublic holiday
SunJun 71992Whit SundayPublic holiday
SunMay 301993Whit SundayPublic holiday
SunMay 221994Whit SundayPublic holiday
SunJun 41995Whit SundayPublic holiday
SunMay 261996Whit SundayPublic holiday
SunMay 181997Whit SundayPublic holiday
SunMay 311998Whit SundayPublic holiday
SunMay 231999Whit SundayPublic holiday
SunJun 112000Whit SundayPublic holiday
SunJun 32001Whit SundayPublic holiday
SunMay 192002Whit SundayPublic holiday
SunJun 82003Whit SundayPublic holiday
SunMay 302004Whit SundayPublic holiday
SunMay 152005Whit SundayPublic holiday
SunJun 42006Whit SundayPublic holiday
SunMay 272007Whit SundayPublic holiday
SunMay 112008Whit SundayPublic holiday
SunMay 312009Whit SundayPublic holiday
SunMay 232010Whit SundayPublic holiday
SunJun 122011Whit SundayPublic holiday
SunMay 272012Whit SundayPublic holiday
SunMay 192013Whit SundayPublic holiday
SunJun 82014Whit SundayPublic holiday
SunMay 242015Whit SundayPublic holiday
SunMay 152016Whit SundayPublic holiday
SunJun 42017Whit SundayPublic holiday
SunMay 202018Whit SundayPublic holiday
SunJun 92019Whit SundayPublic holiday
SunMay 312020Whit SundayPublic holiday

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