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Happy Fester E'en!

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

Crepes and Candles: Discovering Candlemas

Gathering Prayer: (Do this prayer repeat-after-me style)
Dear Jesus, we thank you for time to feed our faith as a family, and time to celebrate that spring is coming.  373 more words

Family Devotions



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getting into it

shit it went again

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Candlemas Season

Welcome to the coming spring! We are in the midst of a very warm spell in Colorado, (almost 80 degrees today!) which feels good but a bit eerie for this time of year. 359 more words


Feast of the Presentation of the Lord, Candlemas Day & World Day for Consecrated Life

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

Parish Bulletin

A variation of the common or garden pancake

A week or so ago, I wrote about pancakes, not for pancake day which this year is not until February 28th, but for Candlemas which is celebrated in some countries. 289 more words



Malachi 3:1-5

Hebrews 2:14-end

Luke 2:22-40.

A small child was standing in the hallway of her house, watching the Christmas tree with all its lights come down. 1,085 more words