Christmas, Navidad, Natal, Natale, Noël, Craciun 2019

Wed, December 25, 2019
The traditional celebration of the birth of Christ is a blend of religious and secular winter traditions from around the world.
Merry Christmas!
¡Feliz Navidad!
Feliz Natal!
Buon Natale!
Joyeux Noël!
Craciun Fericit!

Our Lady of Candelaria is patron saint of the Canary Islands

Sunday, February 2, 2020
How fitting that the patron saint of these Spanish African islands is a Black Madonna

Our Lady of Lourdes is famous for the healing water of her spring

Tuesday, February 11, 2020
LOURDES, France ~ A Marion apparition told 14-year old Bernadette Soubirous to dig a well whose water is famous for miraculous healings

Celebrate Ash Wednesday, the start of Lent

WEDNESDAY, Feb 26, 2020; Catholic fast ~ Marks the beginning of Lent, the Catholic period of devotion leading to Good Friday and Easter. “Remember that you are dust, and to dust you shall return.”

Celebrate Lent 2020, the Catholic spiritual preparation before Easter

Wed, Feb 26 – Thu, Apr 9 (2020) ~ Lent is a roughly 40-day period of Catholic devotion leading to the Christian spring festival of Good Friday and Easter

Celebrate Palm Sunday 2020

Sunday, April 5, 2020
The start of the Christian spring festival Holy Week (Semana Santa), Palm Sunday commemorates the entry of Jesus into Jerusalem

Celebrate Easter 2020, the Christian Spring Festival

Sunday, April 12, 2020
This Christian spring holiday commemorates the resurrection of Jesus which is the core belief of Christianity