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Liturgical Calendar – December 2008

Sunday

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday

Lectionary:
Sundays Cycle B
Weekdays I
starts from Advent

1

Blessed Clementine Anuarite, virgin & martyr
(St. Pachomius, abbot, OSB)
WORLD AIDS DAY

2

Blessed Virgin Mary, cause of our joy, SMOM

3

St. Francis Xavier, priest (St. Zephania)

International day of disabled persons

4

St. John Damascene, priest & doctor

5

(St. Sabas, abbot, OSB)

6

St. Nicholas, bishop
* Mary Zulu (C.Home)

7

2nd Sunday of Advent
St. Ambrose,
bishop & doctor

8

Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary

9

(St Juan Diego, hermit)

10

St. Melchiades, pope

11

St. Damasus I,
pope
* Khethiwe Linda (C.CG)

12

St. Jane Frances de Chantal, religious
Our Lady of Guadalupe (USA)

13

St. Lucy, virgin & martyr
(St. Odilia, virgin, OSB, patron of the Missionary Benedictines)

14

3rd Sunday of Advent
(Gaudete Sunday)
St. John of the Cross, religious & doctor

15

(St. Reinald)

16

(St. Adelheid)
RSA:
Day of Reconciliation

17

(Sts. Lazaro & Sturmius)

18

(St. Wunibald)

(16 years
Blessed Gérard’s
Poor Sick Fund)

19

(St. Konrad)

20

Blessed Scubilion, religious
(Sts. Abraham & Theophil)

21

4th Sunday of Advent

St. Peter Canisius,
priest & doctor

22

(St. Jutta)

23

St. John of Kanty,
priest

24

Vigil of Christmas
* Johannes Lagleder (D.Memb)

25

Christmas
* Nomvula Biyela
(CG)

26

St. Stephen,
first martyr
RSA: Day of Goodwill

27

St. John, apostle & evangelist

28

Holy Family

Holy Innocents, martyrs

29

5th day in the octave of Christmas · St. Thomas Becket, bishop & martyr
* Yvonne Renaud (D.Memb)

30

6th day in the octave of Christmas

 

31

7th day in the octave of Christmas

St. Sylvester I, pope

 

 

 

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

Brotherhood
of Blessed Gérard

P O Box 440 · Mandeni 4490
Republic of South Africa

Phone +27 32 456 2743
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