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Feast of the Corpus Christi - The Body and Blood of Christ

The Feast of the Corpus Christi is the liturgical solemnity that celebrates the reality of the Eucharist being the actual Body and Blood of Our Lord Jesus Christ, as given to  man on Holy Thursday at the Last Supper by Christ Himself. 305 more words

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Feast of the Most Holy Trinity- Sunday after Pentecost

Today in the Holy Catholic Church we celebrate the very essence of the Christian Faith…the Trinity…As Christians we believe that God is One Person in Three Natures… 295 more words

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Pentecost Sunday - The Descent of the Holy Spirit - June 4th - 50th day after Easter

And suddenly there came from the sky a noise like a strong driving wind, and it filled the entire house in which they were. Then there appeared to them tongues as of fire, which parted and came to rest on each one of them. 766 more words

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Martyrs of Lyons and Vienne - June 2nd- Also the 1st Friday of the Month

In the history of the world we have found that wherever there are men who despise the One True Faith and the Truth that came from Jesus,  we will also find men and women with hearts and mind’s filled with a determination to defend this same Truth. 1,363 more words

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Saint Justin Martyr - June 1st

As men who are born, and come into the world, generally in the same way…one can never fully know the twists and turns our paths in  life will take. 804 more words

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Feast of the Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary - May 31st

39 Mary set out at that time and went as quickly as she could into the hill country to a town in Judah.

40 She went into Zechariah’s house and greeted Elizabeth. 747 more words

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The Ascension of the Lord - Ascension Thursday - May 25th

In the traditional Catholic Church the Feast of the Ascension of Jesus is called Ascension Thursday…it always falls on the 40th day after Easter. It is one of the great solemnities in the Christian Liturgical calendar. 498 more words