Acts 1: 1-11
The second volume of St Luke’s story of Jesus begins with the story of his ascension into heaven.

Ephesians 1: 17-23
St Paul prays that we may fully understand what Christ’s resurrection and ascension means for us.

Matthew 28: 16-20
Before being taken up into heaven, Jesus sends out his disciples to all the nations, to continue his own mission by baptising them and teaching them to observe all his commandments.