Monday May 22nd 2017

‘Feast Days’ Archives

What is the Significance of the Ascension?

What is the Significance of the Ascension?

The Significance of the Ascension The ascension is the climax of the story of Jesus and the key to understanding the church. The ascension effectively connects the story of Jesus with the story of the church. The early church recognized the significance of the ascension. It is found in every [...]

What is the Immaculate Conception?

What is the Immaculate Conception?

Some people think the term refers to Christ’s conception in Mary’s womb without the intervention of a human father; but that is the Virgin Birth by the Holy Spirit, but that is incorrect. The Immaculate conception is Mary being conceived free from original sin. Mary was granted this [...]

What is the Significance of Pentecost?

What is the Significance of Pentecost?

The Significance of Pentecost Pentecost is the 50th and final day of the Easter Season.  50 Days after Jesus' resurrection (and 10 days after Jesus' Ascension), the apostles were gathered together, waiting for the promised “Holy Spirit” to come upon them.  Jesus had told his Apostles prior [...]