2024-05-09 — Blessings of Christ’s Ascension

Ascension Day:
Date: May 9, 2024

Theme: Blessings of Christ’s Ascension

– Luke 24:50-53

– ( Retired Pastor Daniel Fleischer )

The Order of Worship:

Liturgy: Matins TLH, p. 32 ff.


WS 738 : Alleluia! Sing to Jesus Hymnary.org link
TLH 219 : The Head that Once was Crowned with Thorns Hymnary.org link
TLH 223 : We Thank Thee, Jesus, Dearest Friend Hymnary.org link
TLH 553 : Through the Day Thy Love Hath Spared Us Hymnary.org link

Scripture Readings:

Acts 1:1-11
Ephesians 1:16-23

Theme: Blessings of Christ’s Ascension

Luke 24:50–53 (Listen)

The Ascension

50 And he led them out as far as Bethany, and lifting up his hands he blessed them. 51 While he blessed them, he parted from them and was carried up into heaven. 52 And they worshiped him and returned to Jerusalem with great joy, 53 and were continually in the temple blessing God.