PO BOX 10707 Normally a separate Holy Day of Obligation, but since All Saints Day falls on a Sunday this year, your regular Sunday Mass will fulfill the obligation The following are holy days of obligation in the U.S. for 2020: *An individual bishop can transfer a holy day to a Sunday. Because it falls on a Saturday, the Assumption is not a Holy Day of Obligation this year, Sunday, November 1, 2020 – Solemnity of All Saints lics to attend Mass on certain Holy Days of Obligation, when those Holy Days fall on either Saturday or Monday. To make sure you don’t miss Mass on these special days, add our Google Calendar with the Catholic Holy Days of Obligation for 2020 to your personal Google Calendar. are always obligatory. Sunday, June 7, 2020 – Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity So technically on the Holy Name of Mary feast day you were really making your 2nd renewal of vows! Check out the Advent 2020 schedule and join our virtual celebration of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Christmas and more. In the Catholic Church, Holy Days of Obligation are the days on which thefaithful are obliged to participate in the Mass. Required fields are marked * All comments are held for moderation. If the Solemnity of Mary, the Feast of the Assumption or the Solemnity of All Saints falls on a Saturday or Monday, the obligation is lifted and those feasts are celebrated on the nearest Sunday. In 2020, the Feast of the Assumption falls on Saturday, August 15. As I began to recite my vows, I was struck by the incongruity of it all—being in that beautiful Church in the presence of the Rector Major, the Provincial, the foundress of a women’s religious community and a family member vowing poverty, chastity, and obedience — for 21 days! Holy Days of Obligation in Canada In addition to Sunday, the days to be observed as holy days of obligation in the Latin Rite dioceses of Canada, in conformity with canon 1246 §2 of the Code of Canon Law, are as follows: January 1, the solemnity of Mary, Mother of God; December 25, the solemnity of the Nativity of Our Lord Jesus Christ. is_redirect && ! They really meld type and performance, and you’ll very impressed within the photo calendars you will get for free. We’d love to hear your stories and discuss special connections in the comments below. Sunday, April 19, 2020 – Divine Mercy Sunday. January 13 – February 25, 2020: Ordinary Time He should therefore frequently examine his fidelity in collaborating with God who works within him. 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Some feasts, such as Easter, are always celebrated on a Sunday, so they are always obligatory. Bishops in the United States have suppressed the feast of Saint Joseph and the feast of Saints Peter and Paul as holy days of obligation. Friday, April 10, 2020 – Good Friday Check out this resource if you have any trouble adding the calendar. Thank you again for all that you do, and God bless you. Monday, November 2, 2020 – The Commemoration of All the Faithful Departed (All Souls Day) “In his life of consecration an Oblate should remember that, just as God continuously calls him to the intimacy of love, equally constant must be his generous and faithful response. I stumbled across your station one night at work on an app on my phone. Sunday, June 14, 2020 – Solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ (Corpus Christi) Holy Days of Obligation are major feasts of the Church’s year on which – in addition to Sundays – Catholics are obliged to go to Mass. Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary - Saturday, August 15, 2020 And on this day, we renew our vows and dedication to Our Lord and Our Lady. Is it one of your goals to grow in holiness this year? November 29, 2020 – January 10, 2021: Advent, Christmas. This is the case in most US dioceses with the Ascension of Jesus, which is transferred to the Seventh Sunday of Easter. With effect from the 1st Sunday of Advent 2017, two holydays of obligation are being reinstated. I should suggest to my superior doing something like that in our statutes. We’ll only send you Oblates of the Virgin Mary related emails. If you’re ever unsure, check with your parish or diocese’s website to see how your diocese approaches a specific holy day. Thursday, May 21, 2020 Holy Day of Obligation transferred to Sunday, May 24, 2020 in most U. S. dioceses Pentecost Sunday Sunday, May 31, 2020 Trinity Sunday Sunday, June 7, 2020 orpus hristi Thursday, June 11, 2020 transferred to Sunday, June 14, 2020 Sacred eart of esus Friday, June 19, 2020 Saturday, April 11, 2020 – Holy Saturday This list includes every single Sunday, along with a few additional days. I was raised Catholic but had moved away from the church and God. Because of this, some Catholics have become confused about whether certain Holy Days are, in fact, Holy Days of Obligation. In 2020, this is the case for the Feast of the Assumption. They happened to be the Rector Major, who was in charge of all the Oblates in the world and who happened to be visiting our community at the time, and the Provincial, who was in charge of all the Oblates in the United States. February 26 – May 31, 2020: Lent, Triduum, Easter Green Bay, WI 54307-0707. Perfect reference article. Friday, January 1 Solemnity of Mary the Mother of God IS a holy day of obligation. 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