Brotherhood of Blessed Gérard

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 Liturgical Calendar - January 2008

Sunday

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday

Lectionary:
Sundays: Cycle A
Weekdays: Year II

 

1

Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God
RSA: New Year’s Day · (13 years Blessed Gérard’s Pre-Primary School & Crèche)

2

Sts. Basil the Great & Gregory Nazianzen,
bishops & doctors

3

(The Most Holy Name of Jesus)

4

St. Elizabeth Ann Seton,
religious (USA)

(15 years
Blessed Gérard’s Relief Fund)

5

St. John Neumann,
bishop (USA)

6

Epiphany
of the Lord

Blessed André Bessette, religious (USA)

7

St. Raymond of Peñafort, priest

8

(Our Lady of Prompt Succour)

9

St. Adrian of Canterbury, abbot (St. Julian)

 

10

(St. Gregory of Nyssa, bishop, OSB);
* Slondeko Khumalo (C.Home)

11

(Erection of the South African Church hierarchy in 1951. Vicariate of Eshowe became a diocese)

12

(St. Victorian)

13

Baptism of the Lord St. Hilary,
bishop & doctor

14

 (1st week
in ordinary time)
(St. Engelmar)

15

(Sts. Maurus & Placidus, scholars of St. Benedict, OSB); * Brian Mathenjwa (C.Home)

16

(St. Marcellus)

17

St. Anthony,
abbot

* Jody Nel (C.Home)

18

(St. Prisca)

18 – 25 January: Week of prayer for Christian Unity

19

(Sts. Kanut & Godfrey)

20

2nd Sunday
in ordinary time

St. Fabian, pope & martyr; St. Sebastian, martyr; Blessed Cyprian Michael Tansi, priest

21

St. Agnes, virgin & martyr;
* Susi Stauffer (D.Memb)

22

St. Vincent,
deacon & martyr

23

(St. Ildefons)

24

St. Francis de Sales, bishop & doctor

25

Conversion of St. Paul,
apostle

26

Sts. Timothy & Titus, bishops; (St. Robert, Alberich & Stephen, Cistercian abbots, OSB)
(12 years
Blessed Gérard’s Disaster Relief Project)

27

3rd Sunday
in ordinary time

St. Angela Merici,
virgin

28

St. Thomas Aquinas, priest & doctor;
* Khanyi Ngema (HKAsst)

29

(St. Charles)

30

(St. Mary Ward)

31

St. John Bosco, priest

Including the General Roman Calendar, the Proper Calendar of the Order of St. Benedict , the Proper Calendar of the Order of Malta and the African Saints brought to you by the Brotherhood of Blessed Gérard

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