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Catholic: religious celerations and observances

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






Name Date Kind
Regional holiday**Tuesday May 2, 2023Catholic 
St Isidore*Monday May 15, 2023Catholic 
Ascension (forwarded to Monday)Wednesday May 17, 2023Catholic 
Simon the Zealot day*Tuesday May 23, 2023Catholic 
Simon the Zealot day*Wednesday May 24, 2023Catholic 
Regional holiday**Thursday June 1, 2023Catholic 
Corpus Christi*Saturday June 3, 2023Catholic 
Corpus Cristi*Saturday June 3, 2023Catholic 
Regional holiday**Saturday June 3, 2023Catholic 
optional holiday*Saturday June 3, 2023Catholic 
Regional holiday**Sunday June 4, 2023Catholic 
Corpus Christi (forwarded to Monday)Wednesday June 7, 2023Catholic 
Regional holiday**Sunday June 11, 2023Catholic 
Regional holiday**Monday June 12, 2023Catholic 
St Anthony (Lisbon only)**Tuesday June 13, 2023Catholic 
Sacred Heart (postponed to Monday)*Wednesday June 14, 2023Catholic 
St Anthony**Wednesday June 14, 2023Catholic 
Regional holiday**Tuesday June 20, 2023Catholic 
Regional holiday**Saturday June 24, 2023Catholic 
St John*Saturday June 24, 2023Catholic 
St John Baptist Day (San Juan only)**Saturday June 24, 2023Catholic 
Regional holiday**Sunday June 25, 2023Catholic 
St Peter & St PaulThursday June 29, 2023Catholic 
St Peter and Paul's Day (Rome only)Thursday June 29, 2023Catholic 
Regional holiday**Thursday June 29, 2023Catholic 
St Peter & St Paul**Wednesday July 5, 2023Catholic 
St James the Apostol*Tuesday July 25, 2023Catholic 
St James the Apostol (Santander only)**Wednesday July 26, 2023Catholic 
Regional holiday**Monday July 31, 2023Catholic 
Virgin of Africa (Céuta only)Saturday August 5, 2023Catholic 
Regional holiday**Thursday August 10, 2023Catholic 
AssumptionMonday August 14, 2023Catholic 
Assumption**Tuesday August 15, 2023Catholic 
Assumption (forwarded to Monday)**Wednesday August 16, 2023Catholic 
Regional holiday**Wednesday August 16, 2023Catholic 
Assumption (Guatemala City only)Wednesday August 16, 2023Catholic 
Assumption*Wednesday August 16, 2023Catholic 
Regional holiday**Tuesday August 22, 2023Catholic 

Regional holiday -
Monday May 2, 2022

Catholic : San Segundo in Ávila only


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 17, 2021

Catholic :


Simon the Zealot day -
Sunday May 23, 2021

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.


Simon the Zealot day -
Monday May 24, 2021

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 -
Tuesday June 1, 2021

Catholic : Virgen de la Luz in Cuenca only


Corpus Christi -
Thursday June 3, 2021

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.


Corpus Cristi -
Thursday June 3, 2021

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.


Regional holiday -
Thursday June 3, 2021

Catholic : Corpus Christi Sevilla only


Optional holiday -
Thursday June 3, 2021

Catholic : Corpus Cristi


Regional holiday -
Friday June 4, 2021

Catholic : Virgin of the Sea in Santander only


Corpus Christi (forwarded to Monday) -
Monday June 7, 2021

Catholic :


Regional holiday -
Friday June 11, 2021

Catholic : Virgin of Capilla Jaén only


Regional holiday -
Saturday June 12, 2021

Catholic : St John of Sahagun in Salamanca only


St Anthony (Lisbon only) -
Sunday June 13, 2021

Catholic : also in Aljustrel, de Cascais, Vila Nova de Famalicão, Vila Real.


Sacred Heart (postponed to Monday) -
Monday June 14, 2021

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


St Anthony -
Monday June 14, 2021

Catholic : in Ceuta only


Regional holiday -
Sunday June 20, 2021

Catholic : Corpus Christi in Granada only


Regional holiday -
Thursday June 24, 2021

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


St John -
Thursday June 24, 2021

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


St John Baptist Day (San Juan only) -
Thursday June 24, 2021

Catholic : Christian observance to remember the beheading of John who protested against the morality of king Herod. San Juan only


Regional holiday -
Friday June 25, 2021

Catholic : Jueves La Saca in Soria only


St Peter & St Paul -
Tuesday June 29, 2021

Catholic :


St Peter and Paul's Day (Rome only) -
Tuesday June 29, 2021

Catholic :


Regional holiday -
Tuesday June 29, 2021

Catholic : St Peter and St Paul in Burgos and Segovia only


St Peter & St Paul -
Monday July 5, 2021

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 -
Sunday July 25, 2021

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


St James the Apostol (Santander only) -
Monday July 26, 2021

Catholic : One of three witnesses of the Transfiguration of Christ in Mt. Tabor, but also a witness to Jesus' agony. Santander only


Regional holiday -
Saturday July 31, 2021

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) -
Thursday August 5, 2021

Catholic :


Regional holiday -
Tuesday August 10, 2021

Catholic : St Lorenzo in Huesca only


Assumption -
Saturday August 14, 2021

Catholic :


Assumption -
Sunday August 15, 2021

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


Assumption (forwarded to Monday) -
Monday August 16, 2021

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."


Regional holiday -
Monday August 16, 2021

Catholic : Fiesta de la Virgen de Urkupiña Cochabamba only


Assumption (Guatemala City only) -
Monday August 16, 2021

Catholic :


Assumption -
Monday August 16, 2021

Catholic : Dogma defined by the Catholic Church on November 1, 1950, when Pope Pius XII declared that at the end of her life, Mary's body and soul were assumed into Heaven.


Regional holiday -
Sunday August 22, 2021

Catholic : Octava de la Virgen in Ciudad Real only