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Whit Sunday in Hungary

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.

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.
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
SunMay 232010Whit SundayObservance
SunJun 122011Whit SundayObservance
SunMay 272012Whit SundayObservance
SunMay 192013Whit SundayObservance
SunJun 82014Whit SundayObservance
SunMay 242015Whit SundayObservance
SunMay 152016Whit SundayObservance
SunJun 42017Whit SundayObservance
SunMay 202018Whit SundayObservance
SunJun 92019Whit SundayObservance
SunMay 312020Whit SundayObservance

Quick Facts

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

Whit Sunday 2018

Sunday, May 20, 2018

Whit Sunday 2019

Sunday, June 9, 2019

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List of dates for other years

Other holidays in May 2018 in Hungary

World Holiday on May 20, 2018

Fun Holiday on May 20, 2018

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