Advent

Advent is the first liturgical season of the year, when faithful Catholics anticipate the coming of Jesus and prepare for the celebration of his...
Christ the King

Christ the King

Everyone in the world is subject to Jesus Christ who is King of all creation. This means that all men are bound to the...

All Souls Day

The Commemoration of All the Faithful Departed, also known as All Souls Day, is a holy day devoted to remembering deceased loved ones and...

All Saints Day

Also known as All Hallows Day, Hallowmas, or All Saints Day, the Solemnity of All Saints is an important holy day celebrated each year...

The Passion of St. John the Baptist

The only follower of Christ to be killed before Jesus and even before the Church began, John the Baptist died because he proclaimed the...
John the Baptist Prophet of the Most High

The Birth of John the Baptist

Because of his major role in salvation history, John the Baptist’s birth is one of only three celebrated by the Catholic Church. The others...
Corpus Christi

Corpus Christi

Although Jesus is present in his Church in many ways, his presence in the Eucharist is special because this is where He is real,...
Mary Mother of the Church

The Blessed Virgin Mary, Mother of the Church

Because the Blessed Virgin Mary’s maternal care for Jesus and his Church has been recognized for centuries, she has earned the title Mother of...
Pentecost

Pentecost

The Catholic Church celebrates when the Holy Spirit descended on Pentecost, fifty days after Jesus had risen from the dead on Easter. Pentecost commemorates...
Easter

Easter

Easter, also called Pascha, celebrates Jesus Christ’s Resurrection from the dead on the third day after his Crucifixion. It is the oldest and most...