Sermon for Ascension Day 2024

May 11, 11:05 PM

In his Ascension Day sermon, Acting Minor Canon Ralph Godsall talks about the significance and importance of the day and the different truths it offers.

Ascension Day occurs forty days after Easter Day and it marks Christ’s Ascension into heaven. It is a celebration of the power and authority of the lordship of the risen Christ and the commissioning of his disciples to continue his work.

The Ascension is closely connected with the theme of mission and anticipates the birth of the worldwide Church.