Month: December 2020

2021 Traditional Catholic Calendar Feasts

2021 Traditional Catholic Calendar feasts

Below is a list of the Traditional Catholic liturgical feasts for 2021 according to the 1962 missal. You can also download a PDF of this list from our blog. Traditional Catholic Calendar 2021 2020: Nov 29             1st Sunday of Advent Dec 25             Birth of our Lord Jesus Christ 2021: Jan 1                CircumcisionJan 3                Holy Name …

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What are Rogation days?

Rogation Days are four days in the Church’s liturgical calendar: Major Rogation: April 25 Minor Rogations: the Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday before Ascension Thursday Explanation of Rogation Days from the 1962 Missal From the 1962 Missal: Earthquakes and other calamities afflicted the diocese of Vienne in Dauphiny (France) in the 5th century, and St. Mamertus, whonwas …

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What are Ember Days?

Ember days indicate the start of each season in the Catholic Church’s liturgical year. The Church seasons are Advent, Lent, Pentecost, and Ordinary Time. Coincidentally (or perhaps as Church history dictates), each season also aligns with the natural seasons particularly in the US climate. Ember days are traditionally a day of fasting and abstinence, at …

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