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Catholic or protestant: calendar of festivals and religious celebrations around the world for the current 3 months

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Thursday September 29, 2022Regional holidayCatholic or protestant
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Wednesday November 30, 2022National Protestant & Evangelical Churches dayCatholic or protestant
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Wednesday November 30, 2022Dia do Evangélico (only in Brasilia)Catholic or protestant
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Tuesday December 27, 2022Christmas DayCatholic or protestant
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Tuesday December 27, 2022St Stephen's DayCatholic or protestant
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Tuesday December 27, 2022Christmas Day (forwarded to Tuesday)Catholic or protestant
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Friday January 6, 2023EpiphanyCatholic or protestant
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Saturday January 21, 2023Regional holidayCatholic or protestant
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Sunday February 5, 2023Regional holidayCatholic or protestant
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Wednesday February 22, 2023Ash WednesdayCatholic or protestant
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Monday February 27, 2023Regional holidayCatholic or protestant
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Sunday March 5, 2023National Protestant & Evangelical Churches dayCatholic or protestant
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Wednesday March 15, 2023Customary holidayCatholic or protestant
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Sunday March 19, 2023St Joseph's DayCatholic or protestant
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Sunday March 19, 2023St Joseph's DayCatholic or protestant
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Thursday March 30, 2023Spiritual Baptist/Shouter Liberation DayCatholic or protestant
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Thursday September 29, 2022
Catholic or protestant : St Michael - Christian celebration of angels as companions who help fight off the power of evil and who are present at the hour of death. in Lleida only

National Protestant & Evangelical Churches day

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Wednesday November 30, 2022
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Dia do Evangélico (only in Brasilia)

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Wednesday November 30, 2022
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Christmas Day

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Tuesday December 27, 2022
Catholic or protestant : Since pre-historic times in Europe, festivities (bonfires, offrerings) were marking the beginning of longer hours of daylight with fires and ritual. The Roman festival of Saturnalia lasted several days in December (gambling and offerings). Germanic tribes also celebrated mid-winter (drinking and rituals). The Bulgarian (with Koleduvane) and the Polish (with Gwiazdka) perpetuate this tradition. Jesus of Nazareth was probably born in springtime (Reformists favour autumn). But in the 4th century, December 25th was chosen for the celebration of his birth by Pope Julius I (Bishop Liberus is also mentioned in 354 A.D.). Thus, a Christian element was introduced in the long-established mid-winter festivals. Before 1582, the Papal States and other Italian city states celebrated New Year’s Day on Christmas Day.

St Stephen's Day

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Tuesday December 27, 2022
Catholic or protestant : Remembrance of St Stephen, the first Christian martyr.

Christmas Day (forwarded to Tuesday)

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Tuesday December 27, 2022
Catholic or protestant : Due to historical reasons, Christmas this year is celebrated AFTER Boxing day

Epiphany

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Friday January 6, 2023
Catholic or protestant : The term comes from ancient Greek and means appearance . Celebrated on the 6th January, this feast corresponds to the presentation of Child Jesus to the Magi. This is the day of Jesus' first miracle, the Wedding in Cana , and the day of his own baptism Paid holiday when falling on Saturday or Sunday

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Saturday January 21, 2023
Catholic or protestant : Saint Meinrad in Einsiedeln only

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Sunday February 5, 2023
Catholic or protestant : Saint Agatha of Sicily

Ash Wednesday

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Wednesday February 22, 2023
Catholic or protestant : Christian observance to begin the 40 day season of Lent. Ashes are marked on worshippers as a sign of penitence. In Galicia, Spain, only in the city of Pontevedra. In some Caribbean islands, marks the Carnival period.

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Monday February 27, 2023
Catholic or protestant : Please check with www.fasnachts-comite.ch (in German) for a list of numerous festivities. It all begins with what is known as the Morgestraich. At exactly 4 a.m., all the lights in the city center go off. Out of the pitch darkness, the sound of drums and piccolos waft through the cold night air. Closer and closer it comes, and a faint light glows in the distance. Suddenly, there they are, coming from all directions, the musicians and marchers of the city’s Fasnacht cliques. Each wears a masks. Some have small lamps on their heads. They carry painted lanterns that mock things that happend during the past year.

National Protestant & Evangelical Churches day

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Sunday March 5, 2023
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Customary holiday

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Wednesday March 15, 2023
Catholic or protestant : Mid-Lent

St Joseph's Day

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Sunday March 19, 2023
Catholic or protestant :

St Joseph's Day

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Sunday March 19, 2023
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Spiritual Baptist/Shouter Liberation Day

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Thursday March 30, 2023
Catholic or protestant : Spiritual/Shouter Baptist Liberation Day is an annual public holiday celebrated in Trinidad and Tobago on 30 March. The holiday commemorates the repeal on 30 March 1951 of the 1917 Shouter Prohibition Ordinance that prohibited the activities of the Shouter or Spiritual Baptist faith. Trinidad and Tobago is the only country in the world that celebrates a public holiday for the Spiritual Baptist faith. [Wikipedia]