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Cathy is a busy-bee homemaker who blogs on the side. Far from perfect, she tries everyday to raise her children the Catholic way.

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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… Read More »What are Rogation days?

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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… Read More »What are Ember Days?