You can thank the church for, you are likely to have free Monday. It is namely 2. the day of pentecost, which is a public holiday.
Many people associate the weekend with a proper feast on Saturday evening and the opportunity to see the sun dance on Sunday morning. But in the ecclesiastical sense, there are quite different buns on the soup. For it is here 50 days after easter, that the holy Spirit comes and enters in nature.
– the day of Pentecost is one of our church's most sacred days, and it's about the holy Spirit. Overall, the chronology, that Jesus resurrected easter Sunday. Christ Himmelfartdag rises he to heaven and have in the meantime charged his disciples to understand that they must go out into the world and spread the christian message. But they are uncertain how they should be able to do it, so the day of pentecost he sends the holy Spirit down to guide them, give them courage and make them able to go out and spread the word, explain the Statements.
He stresses that the holy Spirit simply gives them the belief that they can succeed with the task, since, as the spirit of God came into the world to create faith, hope, and community among people.
– the Disciples are gathered together for a meal. They sit and hang a bit with the head and are at a loss, until the holy Spirit brings them pinsebudskabet, and all of a sudden they can speak a lot of different languages, which makes it a bit easier, when they should be out in all corners of the world and spread the christian message, adding Statements.
On the way, one can say that the christian church is born the day, because this is where the disciples learn how to spread and proclaim.
A week after the day of pentecost begins trinitatis-time, and it lasts over the summer and autumn to the last Sunday before advent.
Trinity means trinity in latin, and on trinity Sunday marked the unity of God the Father, Son, and holy ghost.
In Denmark, connecting many holidays with N. F. S. Grundtvig pinsesalmer. Especially in the hymn ’In all its splendor now the rays of the sun’, where the Holy spirit come compared with summer in the Danish countryside.
Originally, the pentecost a jewish feast that marks the jewish påskes end, and recalls the covenant that Moses made at mount sinai, where he received the tablets of the law. The jewish pinsefest is also a harvest festival, which was celebrated with a pilgrimage to Jerusalem. Therefore, there were always jews from many nations in Jerusalem for pentecost. The church has taken over the party and given it its own content because of the Holy spirit's arrival.
Holidays - Top 5
– In the christian church we have a part of the holidays, but some are more sacred than others, and we must take the absolute Top 5, see the following, explains Flemming Statements:
Easter Sunday - because Jesus is resurrected. Followed by an appendix in the form of 2. easter Monday.
the day of Pentecost – because the christian church is born with the Holy spirit's arrival. Followed by an appendix in the form of 2. the day of pentecost.
on Christmas day – because it is the birth of Jesus according to the christian church. Followed by an appendix in the form of 2. christmas day.
good Friday – because here the dying Jesus on the cross.
the First Trinity-Sunday – because it is here that the trinity is manifested.Show more Close