The business world's No-Go Days!
Montenegro, today is your national day! EDIT wishes you all the best on this special day.

Catholic: religious celerations and observances

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


DateNameKindMore
Sunday May 15, 2022St IsidoreCatholic
view more
Monday May 30, 2022Ascension (forwarded to Monday)Catholic
view more
Wednesday June 1, 2022Regional holidayCatholic
view more
Saturday June 4, 2022Regional holidayCatholic
view more
Sunday June 5, 2022Simon the Zealot dayCatholic
view more
Monday June 6, 2022Regional holidayCatholic
view more
Saturday June 11, 2022Regional holidayCatholic
view more
Monday June 13, 2022St Anthony (Lisbon only)Catholic
view more
Monday June 13, 2022St AnthonyCatholic
view more
Monday June 13, 2022Regional holidayCatholic
view more
Thursday June 16, 2022Corpus CristiCatholic
view more
Thursday June 16, 2022Corpus ChristiCatholic
view more
Thursday June 16, 2022Optional holidayCatholic
view more
Thursday June 16, 2022Regional holidayCatholic
view more
Monday June 20, 2022Regional holidayCatholic
view more
Monday June 20, 2022Corpus Christi (forwarded to Monday)Catholic
view more
Friday June 24, 2022St John Baptist Day (San Juan only)Catholic
view more
Friday June 24, 2022St JohnCatholic
view more
Friday June 24, 2022Regional holidayCatholic
view more
Saturday June 25, 2022Regional holidayCatholic
view more
Monday June 27, 2022Sacred Heart (postponed to Monday)Catholic
view more
Wednesday June 29, 2022Regional holidayCatholic
view more
Wednesday June 29, 2022St Peter and Paul's Day (Rome only)Catholic
view more
Wednesday June 29, 2022St Peter & St PaulCatholic
view more
Monday July 4, 2022St Peter & St PaulCatholic
view more
Monday July 25, 2022St James the ApostolCatholic
view more
Sunday July 31, 2022Regional holidayCatholic
view more
Friday August 5, 2022Virgin of Africa (Céuta only)Catholic
view more
Wednesday August 10, 2022Regional holidayCatholic
view more
Sunday August 14, 2022AssumptionCatholic
view more
Monday August 15, 2022Assumption (Guatemala City only)Catholic
view more
Monday August 15, 2022Assumption (forwarded to Monday)Catholic
view more
Monday August 15, 2022AssumptionCatholic
view more
Monday August 22, 2022Regional holidayCatholic
view more
Thursday September 8, 2022Our Lady of Victory (Melillia only)Catholic
view more
Thursday September 8, 2022Regional holidayCatholic
view more
Sunday September 11, 2022Romería de la Virgen de la Fuensanta (Murcia only)Catholic
view more
Thursday September 15, 2022Nuestra Señora de la Bien AparecidaCatholic
view more
Wednesday September 21, 2022Regional holidayCatholic
view more
Friday September 23, 2022Regional holidayCatholic
view more
Sunday October 2, 2022Regional holidayCatholic
view more
Wednesday October 5, 2022Regional holidayCatholic
view more
Friday October 7, 2022Regional holidayCatholic
view more
Saturday October 15, 2022Regional holidayCatholic
view more
Tuesday November 1, 2022Religious celebration (not a national holiday)Catholic
view more
Tuesday November 1, 2022All Saints' DayCatholic
view more
Tuesday November 1, 2022All Saints' DayCatholic
view more
Wednesday November 2, 2022All Souls' DayCatholic
view more
Monday November 7, 2022All Saints Day (forwarded to Monday)Catholic
view more
Wednesday November 9, 2022Feast of the Almudena VirginCatholic
view more

St Isidore

-
Sunday May 15, 2022
Catholic : Isidore (c.560-636) the Husbandman (or Farmer) is the patron saint of farmers, and Madrid. When a young boy, he became discouraged with his studies and ran away from school, but he came across a steadily dripping stream of water that had worn a deep hallow in a rock, and this He succeeded his brother as the bishop of Seville, but is better known for his writings. inspired him to return to his studies. His brothers Leander, Fulgentius, and Florentian are also saints. Observed in Spain as Feast of Saint Isadore. Also celebrated in Mexican towns whose patron saint is San Isidro. (shagtown.com)

Ascension (forwarded to Monday)

-
Monday May 30, 2022
Catholic :

Regional holiday

-
Wednesday June 1, 2022
Catholic : Virgen de la Luz in Cuenca only

Regional holiday

-
Saturday June 4, 2022
Catholic : Virgin of the Sea in Santander only

Simon the Zealot day

-
Sunday June 5, 2022
Catholic : Simon the Canaanian or Simon the Zealot is a 1st century Jew and one of the twelve apostles of Jesus Christ. Tradition sees the Apostle Simon as one of the four half-brothers of Jesus (Matthew 13, 55 and Mark 6, 3). A text attributed to Hippolytus of Rome indicates that Simeon of Clopas was also nicknamed the Zealot . On this basis, some authors hypothesize that Simon the Canaanean could have been the second bishop of Jerusalem.

Regional holiday

-
Monday June 6, 2022
Catholic : Whit Monday - Seven weeks after Easter Monday -Marking the day the Holy Spirit entered the disciples left behind and the beginning of their ministry. Ciudad Real only

Regional holiday

-
Saturday June 11, 2022
Catholic : Virgin of Capilla Jaén only

St Anthony (Lisbon only)

-
Monday June 13, 2022
Catholic : also in Aljustrel, de Cascais, Vila Nova de Famalicão, Vila Real.

St Anthony

-
Monday June 13, 2022
Catholic : in Ceuta only

Regional holiday

-
Monday June 13, 2022
Catholic : St John of Sahagun in Salamanca only

Corpus Cristi

-
Thursday June 16, 2022
Catholic : Commemorates the Last supper. Pope Urban IV ordered the observance of such a feast in 1264, and in the following century it became universal in the Western Church. For six hundred years that feast was observed on the Thursday after Trinity Sunday, but in 1970 the new Roman Missal, while retaining that day for some countries, provided that in others the feast be observed on the Sunday after Trinity.

Corpus Christi

-
Thursday June 16, 2022
Catholic : For six hundred years that feast was observed on the Thursday after Trinity Sunday, but in 1970 the new Roman Missal, while retaining that day for some countries, provided that in others the feast be observed on the Sunday after Trinity. Commemorates the Last supper. Pope Urban IV ordered the observance of such a feast in 1264, and in the following century it became universal in the Western Church.

Optional holiday

-
Thursday June 16, 2022
Catholic : Corpus Cristi

Regional holiday

-
Thursday June 16, 2022
Catholic : Corpus Christi Sevilla only

Regional holiday

-
Monday June 20, 2022
Catholic : Corpus Christi in Granada only

Corpus Christi (forwarded to Monday)

-
Monday June 20, 2022
Catholic :

St John Baptist Day (San Juan only)

-
Friday June 24, 2022
Catholic : Christian observance to remember the beheading of John who protested against the morality of king Herod. San Juan only

St John

-
Friday June 24, 2022
Catholic : John is described in the New Testament as the last of the Old Testament prophets and the precursor of the Messiah. Another celebration is August 29th in remembrance of his beheading

Regional holiday

-
Friday June 24, 2022
Catholic : St. John the Baptist is described in the New Testament as the last of the Old Testament prophets and the precursor of the Messiah. Another celebration is August 29th in remembrance of his beheading Almeria only

Regional holiday

-
Saturday June 25, 2022
Catholic : Jueves La Saca in Soria only

Sacred Heart (postponed to Monday)

-
Monday June 27, 2022
Catholic : Devotional name used by some Roman Catholics to refer to the physical heart of Jesus Christ as a symbol of Divine love. Devotion to the Sacred Heart in focusing on Christ's heart metaphorically focuses on the emotional and moral life of Jesus and especially His love for humanity. Wikipedia

Regional holiday

-
Wednesday June 29, 2022
Catholic : St Peter and St Paul in Burgos and Segovia only

St Peter and Paul's Day (Rome only)

-
Wednesday June 29, 2022
Catholic :

St Peter & St Paul

-
Wednesday June 29, 2022
Catholic :

St Peter & St Paul

-
Monday July 4, 2022
Catholic : Or Solemnity of Saints Peter and Paul is a liturgical feast in honour of the martyrdom in Rome of the apostles Saint Peter and Saint Paul. The celebration is of ancient origin, the date selected being the anniversary either of their death or of the translation of their relics. in Colombia, date varies from year to year

St James the Apostol

-
Monday July 25, 2022
Catholic : One of three witnesses of the Transfiguration of Christ in Mt. Tabor, but also a witness to Jesus' agony.

Regional holiday

-
Sunday July 31, 2022
Catholic : St Ignatius Loyala - Founder of the society of Jesus. Patron saint of retreats and retreatants Bilbao and San Sebastián only

Virgin of Africa (Céuta only)

-
Friday August 5, 2022
Catholic :

Regional holiday

-
Wednesday August 10, 2022
Catholic : St Lorenzo in Huesca only

Assumption

-
Sunday August 14, 2022
Catholic :

Assumption (Guatemala City only)

-
Monday August 15, 2022
Catholic :

Assumption (forwarded to Monday)

-
Monday August 15, 2022
Catholic : The Assumption of the Blessed Virgin is the dogma so far defined by the Church. The definition was made by Pope Pius XII on 1st November 1950. The Pope proclaimed: "We pronounce, declare and define it to be a divinely revealed dogma that the Immaculate Mother of God, the ever Virgin Mary, having completed the course of her earthly life was assumed body and soul into heavenly glory."

Assumption

-
Monday August 15, 2022
Catholic : The Assumption of the Blessed Virgin is the dogma so far defined by the Church. The definition was made by Pope Pius XII on 1st November 1950. The Pope proclaimed: We pronounce, declare and define it to be a divinely revealed dogma that the Immaculate Mother of God, the ever Virgin Mary, having completed the course of her earthly life was assumed body and soul into heavenly glory. In Switzerland: Luzern, Uri, Schwyz, Obwalden, Nidwalden, Zug, Freiburg, Solothurn, Apenzell Innerrhoden, Aargan, Ticino, Wallis, Jura
In Germany: Bavaria (catholic communities), Saarland

Regional holiday

-
Monday August 22, 2022
Catholic : Octava de la Virgen in Ciudad Real only

Our Lady of Victory (Melillia only)

-
Thursday September 8, 2022
Catholic :

Regional holiday

-
Thursday September 8, 2022
Catholic : Virgen of Fuensanta in Cordoba only

Romería de la Virgen de la Fuensanta (Murcia only)

-
Sunday September 11, 2022
Catholic :

Nuestra Señora de la Bien Aparecida

-
Thursday September 15, 2022
Catholic : Patron Saint of Cantabria

Regional holiday

-
Wednesday September 21, 2022
Catholic : St Matthew, Apostle, author of first gospel. Patron saint of tax collectors Logroño only

Regional holiday

-
Friday September 23, 2022
Catholic : Santa Tecla - St Constant Celebration in Tarragona only

Regional holiday

-
Sunday October 2, 2022
Catholic : St Saturninus in Soria only

Regional holiday

-
Wednesday October 5, 2022
Catholic : St Froilán in León only

Regional holiday

-
Friday October 7, 2022
Catholic : Virgin of Rosary in Cadix only

Regional holiday

-
Saturday October 15, 2022
Catholic : St Teresa in Ávila only

Religious celebration (not a national holiday)

-
Tuesday November 1, 2022
Catholic : All Saints Day observed by the Catholic community only

All Saints' Day

-
Tuesday November 1, 2022
Catholic : The day now honors all saints of the church, even those not known by name. The first All Saints' Day occurred on May 13, 609 (C.E.) when Pope Boniface IV accepted the Pantheon as a gift from the Emperor Phocas. Boniface dedicated it as the Church of Santa Maria Rotonda in honor of the Blessed Virgin and all martyrs. During Pope Gregory III's reign (731-741), the festival was expanded to include all saints and a chapel in St. Peter's church was dedicated accordingly. Pope Gregory IV officially designated the day in 837.

All Saints' Day

-
Tuesday November 1, 2022
Catholic : The day now honors all saints of the church, even those not known by name. The first All Saints' Day occurred on May 13, 609 (C.E.) when Pope Boniface IV accepted the Pantheon as a gift from the Emperor Phocas. Boniface dedicated it as the Church of Santa Maria Rotonda in honor of the Blessed Virgin and all martyrs. During Pope Gregory III's reign (731-741), the festival was expanded to include all saints and a chapel in St. Peter's church was dedicated accordingly. Pope Gregory IV officially designated the day in 837. (World Book Encyclopedia)

All Souls' Day

-
Wednesday November 2, 2022
Catholic : This is an ancient festivity that has been much transformed through the years,but which was intended in prehispanic Mexico to celebrate children and the dead. This holiday is a time when Mexican families remember their dead and the continuity of life. The original celebration can be traced to the Aztec civilization, in the month of Miccailhuitontli, presided by the Lady of the Dead , goddess Mictecacihuatl and dedicated to children and the dead. This celebration is also observed in other countries in Latin América. Families visit the graves and engage in sprucing up the gravesite, decorating it with flowers, setting out and eating a festive picnic.

All Saints Day (forwarded to Monday)

-
Monday November 7, 2022
Catholic : The day now honors all saints of the church, even those not known by name. The first All Saints' Day occurred on May 13, 609 (C.E.) when Pope Boniface IV accepted the Pantheon as a gift from the Emperor Phocas. Boniface dedicated it as the Church of Santa Maria Rotonda in honor of the Blessed Virgin and all martyrs. During Pope Gregory III's reign (731-741), the festival was expanded to include all saints and a chapel in St. Peter's church was dedicated accordingly. Pope Gregory IV officially designated the day in 837. (World Book Encyclopedia)

Feast of the Almudena Virgin

-
Wednesday November 9, 2022
Catholic :