celebrated on January 6th
(Still subject to change in accordance to the Will of God)
Presentation of Our Lord Jesus Christ
||Always celebrated on February 2nd. The feast celebrates the Presentation of Christ in the temple at Jerusalem on the 40th day after His birth.||2/Feb
observed 46 days before Resurrection Sunday - a date which is
established by the beginning of the Essene Year.
||Starts on Ash Wednesday and ends on Resurrection Sunday. The 40 days of fasting from meat are all of the days in this period except for Sundays.||22/Feb - 9/Apr|
||Reference point - not a feast. The date and time are obtained from Astronomic calendars.||20/Mar
|The Beginning of
||Reference point and a Feast Day. The Essene Year starts at sundown of the first Tuesday after the Spring Equinox and the Baptism of the Lord marks the beginning of His Ministry among men. [If the Spring Equinox happens to fall after the sundown of a calendar Tuesday, the Essene Year will start after the sundown of the Tuesday of the following week.]||Sundown (1) on 21/Mar|
|First day of the Essene Year - the Baptism of the Lord and Rosh Hashanah||Starts at sundown when the Essene Year starts (always on a Tuesday) until sundown of the following day (always Wednesday).||Sundown
on 21/Mar to
Sundown on 22/Mar
celebrated on March 25th because it is nine months before the
celebration of the Nativity of Jesus Christ.
It can, occasionally, coincide with the first day of the Essene year.
|Visitation of Mary to Elizabeth||The seventh day after the Annunciation||1/Apr
||It is the
Sunday before the Tuesday when Passover Meal is observed.
|The 14th day of the
||Reference point - not a feast. It is determined by adding 13 days to the first day of the Essene year. Begins on a Monday sundown and ends at sundown of the following Tuesday.||Sundown
on 3/Apr -
Sundown on 4/Apr
|Passover Meal||It is
observed at sundown of the day when the 14th day of the Essene year
||Sundown of 4/Apr|
|Period of the Unleavened Bread
from the sundown on the Tuesday of the Passover Meal until sundown of
Holy Saturday (Resurrection).
of 4/Apr -
Sundown of 8/Apr
(atonement and repentance)
from sundown on the Tuesday of the Passover Meal until 3 PM of Holy
of 4/Apr -
||Memorial of the Crucifixion.
It is the Thursday of the week when the Passover Meal is observed.
||Solemnity of the time when Jesus released His Spirit to the Father - 3 PM on the Friday of the week when the Passover Meal is observed.||7/Apr
||It is the
Saturday of the week when the Passover Meal is observed. After the
sundown on Holy Saturday the celebration of the Resurrection commences.
seven days: From sundown of Holy Saturday (Resurrection) until the
sundown of the following Saturday - the Saturday prior to Sunday of
Divine Mercy. In this period the Exodus - the freedom from slavery - is
||Sundown of 8/Apr -
Sundown of 15/Apr
||The Sunday immediately following the celebration of the Passover Meal on the prior Tuesday.||9/Apr|
|Divine Mercy Sunday and Eight Day after Sukkot
following Easter/Resurrection Sunday. Which also is the eighth day
after Sukkot [Numbers
|The Ascension of Our Lord Jesus Christ
||It is celebrated 40 days after Holy Saturday. It always falls on a Thursday.||18/May|
|Christ the King Sunday
||(New Convention) It is to be
celebrated on the Sunday that follows Ascension Thursday and before
|Pentecost Sunday and Shavuot
celebrated 50 days after Holy Saturday.
Shavuot: Celebrates the delivery of the Ten Commandments by God to Moses.
|Holy Trinity Sunday
||The Sunday following Pentecost Sunday.||4/Jun|
|Solemnity of the Body and Blood of Jesus Christ||The Sunday following Holy Trinity Sunday.||11/Jun
|Feast of the Sacred Heart of Jesus
celebrated on the second Friday after Holy Trinity Sunday.
|Feast of the Immaculate Heart of Mary
celebrated on the Saturday immediately following the celebration of the
Sacred Heart of Jesus.
|Feast of Our Lady of Mt. Carmel||Always
celebrated on July 16th
|Transfiguration of Our Lord Jesus Christ||Always
celebrated on August 6th
|Feast of the Assumption of Mary into Heaven||Always
celebrated on August 15th
|Exaltation of the Cross||Always celebrated on September 14th||14/Sep
|Anniversary of the Miracle at Fatima||Always celebrated on October 13th||13/Oct
|First Sunday of Advent||Reference point - not a feast. It is the fourth Sunday before Christmas Day.||3/Dec|
celebrated on December 25th.
Chanukkah: Celebrates the miraculously illuminated Menorah of the rededicated Jewish Temple for eight consecutive days