feasts, festivals & holy days

Winter Spring Summer Autumn
December 21st — Winter Solstice March 20th — Vernal Equinox June 21st — Summer Solstice September 23rd — Autumnal Equinox
December 25th — Christmas
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March 27th — Easter
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June 23rd — Midsummer Eve
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September 29th — Michaelmas
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January 6th — Epiphany
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April 25th — St. George’s Day
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July 4th — Independence Day
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November 1st — All Saints’ Day
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February 1st — St. Brigid’s Day
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 May 1st — May Day
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November 11th — Martinmas
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February 2nd — Candlemas
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 May 15th– Whitsunday
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December 6th — St. Nicholas Day
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February 14th — St. Valentine’s Day
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December 13th — St. Lucy’s Day
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March 17th — St. Patrick’s Day
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Each season also has its own Ember Days, a series of Wednesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays during which time faithful Christians engage in fasting, almsgiving, and contemplation of God’s creation. More information can be found HERE.