Upcoming Christian Holidays

All Saints Day
Nov 01: All Saints Day

Pope Boniface IV dedicated the day as a holiday to honour the Blessed Virgin Mary and all martyrs

All Souls Day
Nov 02: All Souls Day

Dedicated to the remembrance of the departed. All Souls' Day follows All Saints' Day.

Immaculate Conception Day
Dec 08: Immaculate Conception Day

It is a day that celebrates the belief that Mary, mother of Jesus, was preserved from original sin all of her life

Christmas Day
Dec 25: Christmas Day

The day celebrates the Nativity of Jesus, the date which according to tradition took place on 25th December 1 BC

Christmas Day
Dec 25: Christmas Day

The day celebrates the Nativity of Jesus, the date which according to tradition took place on 25th December 1 BC

St. Stephen's Day
Dec 26: St. Stephen's Day

The second day of Christmas is known as Boxing Day or St. Stephens Day. St Stephen was the first Christian martyr.

Epiphany
Jan 06: Epiphany

A major Christian celebration. Epiphany commemorates the presentation of the infant Jesus to the wise men

Epiphany
Jan 06: Epiphany

A major Christian celebration. Epiphany commemorates the presentation of the infant Jesus to the wise men

Ash Wednesday
Feb 14: Ash Wednesday

Marks the beginning of lent. Marking the forehead with ash represents regret for past sins.

Maundy Thursday
Mar 29: Maundy Thursday

Commemorates the last supper and established the ceremony known as the Eucharist

Good Friday
Mar 30: Good Friday

Good Friday occurs on the Friday before Easter. The day commemorates the Crucifixion of Jesus.

Easter Sunday
Apr 01: Easter Sunday

On Easter Sunday, Christians celebrate the resurrection of the Lord, Jesus Christ.

Easter Monday
Apr 02: Easter Monday

Easter is probably the most important holiday of the Christian year, celebrating the Resurrection of Jesus

Ascension Day
May 10: Ascension Day

Ascension day is the 40th day of Easter and commemorates the ascension of Jesus into heaven 39 days after resurrection on Easter Sunday

Pentecost Sunday
May 20: Pentecost Sunday

Celebrates the gift of the Holy Spirit. It is celebrated on the Sunday 50 days after Easter

Whit Monday
May 21: Whit Monday

Commemorates the coming of the Holy Spirit in the form of flames to the Apostles.

Corpus Christi
May 31: Corpus Christi

The Feast of Corpus Christi is a Catholic festival celebrated on the second Thursday after Whitsun

St. John' s Day
Jun 24: St. John' s Day

The feast day of St John the Baptist, who by tradition was born six months before Jesus, marks Midsummer

Feast of Saints Peter and Paul
Jun 29: Feast of Saints Peter and Paul

The day commemorates the martyrdom of two saints, the two great Apostles, Saint Peter and St. Paul

Saint Peter and Saint Paul Day Holiday
Jul 02: Saint Peter and Saint Paul Day Holiday

The day commemorates the martyrdom of two saints, the two great Apostles, Saint Peter and St. Paul

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