Prayers

Liturgical Calendar

2013/2014 - Cycle A, Year 2
Advent Begins Sunday, Dec. 1, 2013
Funeral and Ritual Masses not permitted
Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary Monday, Dec. 9, 2013
Not a Holy Day of Obligation
Funeral and Mass not permitted
Ritual Masses including the Nuptial Mass not permitted
Nativity of the Lord/Christmas Wednesday, Dec. 25, 2013
Holy Day of Obligation
Funeral and Ritual Masses not permitted
Octave of Christmas, the Blessed Virgin Mary, the Mother of God Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014
Holy Day of obligation
Funeral and Ritual Masses not permitted
The Epiphany of the Lord Sunday, Jan. 5, 2014
Funeral Mass permitted
Ritual Masses not permitted
Ash Wednesday Wednesday, March 5, 2014
Day of fast and abstinence
Funeral Mass permitted
Ritual Masses not permitted
Easter Sunday, April 20, 2014
Funeral and Ritual Masses not permitted
Ascension of the Lord Sunday, June 1, 2014
Funeral and Ritual Masses not permitted
Pentecost Sunday, June 8, 2014
Funeral and Ritual Masses not permitted
The Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ Sunday, June 22, 2014
Funeral Mass permitted
Ritual Masses not permitted
Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Friday, Aug. 15, 2014
Holy Day of obligation
Funeral and Ritual Masses not permitted
All Saints Day Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014
Not a Holy Day of obligation
Funeral Mass permitted
Ritual Masses not permitted
All Souls Day Sunday, Nov. 2, 2014
Use readings and prayers for All Souls Day
Funeral Mass permitted