Post Tagged with: "Ascension Day"


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Each year on Ascension Day, the Kolping family sponsors a family fest at the Zillertal barbecue hut in Landstuhl.

Germans celebrate Father’s Day on Ascension Day

by Petra Lessoing 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

Thursday, Germans ob-serve a religious holiday, “Christi Himmel-fahrt,” or Ascension Day. It is a legal holiday throughout Germany, which means stores, public offices and banks are closed.

May 7, 2015 ×