Next Pentecost holiday is on

8th June 2025, Sunday

What is Pentecost?

Pentecost

This is a Christian holiday celebrated on the seventh Sunday after Easter. It commemorates the Holy Spirit's descent upon the Apostles and other disciples of Jesus Christ while they were in Jerusalem celebrating the Feast of Weeks as illustrated in the Acts of the Apostles (Acts 2:1-31). This event represents the birth of the early Church in the Christian tradition.

In Eastern Christianity, Pentecost can also refer to the entire fifty days of Easter where Pentecost is included. Thus, the book containing the liturgical texts is called "Pentecostarion". Pentecost is a moving holiday as its date depends on the date of Easter.

When is Pentecost?

How long until Pentecost?
Next Pentecost takes place in 355 Days.
Dates of Pentecost
YearWeekdayDate
2030 Sunday9th Jun
2029 Sunday20th May
2028 Sunday4th Jun
2027 Sunday16th May
2026 Sunday24th May
2025 Sunday8th Jun
2024 Sunday19th May
2023 Sunday28th May
2022 Sunday5th Jun
2021 Sunday23rd May
2020 Sunday31st May
2019 Sunday9th Jun
2018 Sunday20th May
2017 Sunday4th Jun
2016 Sunday15th May
2015 Sunday24th May
Duration
1 Day

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