Expectation Week

noun

Definition of Expectation Week

: the 10 days between Ascension Day and Whitsunday

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History and Etymology for Expectation Week

so called from its being the period commemorating the apostles' expectation of and prayer for the promised coming of the Holy Spirit

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“Expectation Week.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Expectation%20Week. Accessed 5 Aug. 2021.

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