First comes Candlemas,
Syne the New Mune.
The first Tyseday efter that
Is aye Fester E’en.
This old poem reminds us of another traditional Scottish holiday which has been ‘lost’ with the passage of time. 473 more words
In 1997, Pope Saint John Paul II instituted a day of prayer for women and men in consecrated life. This celebration is attached to the Feast of the Presentation of the Lord on February 2nd. 283 more words