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Liturgical Year

 
Considerations for Liturgical Celebrations
 
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Holy Days of Obligation, feasts, special collections, and school year calendar
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Saint Marianne Cope
The observance for the Optional Memorial of St. Marianne Cope will be on January 23
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Elizabeth of Portugal
July 5
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Saint Kateri Tekakwitha
In the United States, the Memorial of St. Kateri Tekakwitha is July 14th.
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Patriot Day (September 11)
Liturgical resources to mark the anniversary of the terrorist attacks against the United States.
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Blessed John Paul II
The United States has received approval for the addition of the Optional Memorial of Blessed John Paul II to the US Proper Calendar (October 22).
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All Souls Day
November 2, 2013
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Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception
transferred to Mon. Dec. 9th (not a holy day of obligation)
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Blessing for a Child in the Womb
 
Ritual Text
The "Rite for the Blessing of a Child in the Womb" may be offered within the context of the Mass as well as outside of Mass.
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