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Liturgical Year

Here you will find information and resources regarding the Liturgical Year. Each section provides information about the specific part of the year. We hope that this information will further your knowledge and understanding of our calendar year and the importance of each season. 

2022 Holy Days

Saturday,
January 1, 2022
Solemnity of Mary, The Holy Mother of God
NOT a Holy Day of Obligation in 2022*
Thursday,
May 26, 2022
The Ascension of the Lord
Holy Day of Obligation
Monday,
August 15, 2022
The Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary
NOT a Holy Day of Obligation in 2022*
Tuesday,
November 1, 2022
All Saints
Holy Day of Obligation
Thursday,
December 8, 2022
The Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary
Solemnity, Holy Day of Obligation
Sunday,
December 25, 2022
The Nativity of the Lord [Christmas]
Solemnity, Holy Day of Obligation

*In accordance with the 1992 decree of the National Conference of Catholic Bishops, Whenever January 1, August 15, or November 1 fall on a Saturday or on a Monday, the precept to attend Mass is abrogated.

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Rev. Thomas A. Dente
Director

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Rev. Joseph A. Mancini, KCHS
Director of Pontifical Liturgies and Archdiocesan Ceremonies
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Director of the RCIA
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Director of Music
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Robert M. Evers
Associate Director
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