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Ascension Day in Colombia

Ascension Day is the 40th day of Easter. It occurs 39 days after Easter Sunday. It is a Christian holiday that commemorates Jesus Christ's ascension into heaven according to Christian belief.

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Ascension Day marks the 40th day after Jesus Christ's resurrection according to Christian belief.
Ascension Day marks the 40th day after Jesus Christ's resurrection according to Christian belief.
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About Ascension Day

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Ascension Day Observances

WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday Type
MonMay 172010Ascension DayNational holiday
MonJun 62011Ascension DayNational holiday
MonMay 212012Ascension DayNational holiday
MonMay 132013Ascension DayNational holiday
MonJun 22014Ascension DayNational holiday
MonMay 182015Ascension DayNational holiday
MonMay 92016Ascension DayNational holiday
MonMay 292017Ascension DayNational holiday
MonMay 142018Ascension DayNational holiday
MonJun 32019Ascension DayNational holiday
MonMay 252020Ascension DayNational holiday

Quick Facts

Ascension Day is the 40th day of Easter. It is a religious holiday that commemorates the ascension of Jesus Christ into heaven.

Ascension Day 2017

Monday, May 29, 2017

Ascension Day 2018

Monday, May 14, 2018

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Other holidays in May 2017 in Colombia

United Nation Holiday on May 29, 2017

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