"Freebies!"
Visit the new online stores
that offer a very large assortment of religious goods!
Order a copy
of the website!
Back to the Home Page

Return to the Liturgical Calendar Index



Catholic Doors Ministry
presents
THE LITURGICAL YEAR 2005
AT A GLANCE.
(Cycle A)


NOVEMBER, 2004

Nov 22 Saint Cecilia, virgin, martyr
Nov 23 Saint Clement I, pope, martyr
Nov 24 Saint Andrew Dung-Lac, priest, companions
Nov 25 Saint Catherine of Alexandria, virgin
Nov 28 FIRST SUNDAY OF ADVENT
Nov 30 Saint Andrew, apostle

SEASON OF ADVENT

DECEMBER, 2004

Dec 03 Saint Francis Xavier, priest
Dec 04 Saint John Damascus, priest, doctor
Dec 06 Saint Nicholas, bishop
Dec 07 Saint Ambrose, bishop and doctor
Dec 08 Immaculate Conception of Mary
Dec 09 Saint Juan Diego, hermit
Dec 11 Saint Damasus I, pope
Dec 12 THIRD SUNDAY OF ADVENT
Dec 13 Saint Lucy, virgin, martyr
Dec 14 Saint John of the Cross, priest and doctor
Dec 19 FOURTH SUNDAY OF ADVENT
Dec 23 Saint John of Kanty, priest

CHRISTMAS SEASON

Dec 24 CHRISTMAS Vigil
CHRISTMAS Mass During the Night
Dec 25 CHRISTMAS Mass at Dawn
CHRISTMAS Mass During the Day
Dec 26 HOLY FAMILY SUNDAY
Dec 27 Saint John, apostle, evangelist
Dec 28 Holy Innocents
Dec 29 St, Thomas Becket
Dec 31 Saint Sylvester
(Prayer Vigil for the New Year)

JANUARY, 2005

Jan 01 MARY, MOTHER OF GOD
(World Day of Peace)
Jan 02 EPIPHANY OF THE LORD
Jan 03 Holy Name of Jesus
Jan 06 Blessed André (Bessette), religious
Jan 07 Saint Raymond of Penyafort, priest

ORDINARY TIME

Jan 09 BAPTISM OF THE LORD
Jan 12 Saint Marguerite Bourgeoys, religious
Jan 13 Saint Hilary, bishop, doctor
Jan 16 SECOND SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME
Jan 17 Saint Anthony, abbot
Jan 20 Saint Fabian, pope, martyr
Saint Sebastian, martyr
Jan 21 Saint Agnes, virgin, martyr
Jan 22 Saint Vincent, deacon, martyr
Prayer for Christian Unity - January 23-30
Jan 23 THIRD SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME
Jan 24 Saint Francis de Sales, bishop, doctor
Jan 25 Conversion of Saint Paul, apostle
Jan 26 Saint Timothy and Saint Titus, bishops
Jan 27 Saint Angela Merici, virgin
Jan 28 Saint Thomas Aquinas, priest, doctor
Jan 30 FOURTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME
Jan 31 Saint John Bosco, priest

FEBRUARY, 2005

Feb 02 Presentation of the Lord
(World Day for Consecrated Life)
Feb 03 Saint Blase, bishop, martyr
Saint Ansgar, bishop
Feb 05 Saint Agatha, virgin, martyr
Feb 06 FIFTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME
Feb 08 Saint Jerome Emiliani
Saint Josephine Bakhita, virgin

SEASON OF LENT

Feb 09 Ash Wednesday
Feb 10 Optional: Saint Scholastica, virgin
Feb 11 Optional: Our Lady of Lourdes
(World Day of the Sick)
Feb 13 FIRST SUNDAY IN LENT
(Development and Peace)
Feb 14 Optional: Saint Cyril, monk, and Saint Methodius, bishop
Feb 17 Optional: Seven Founders of the Order of Servites
Feb 20 SECOND SUNDAY IN LENT
Feb 21 Optional: Saint Peter Damian, bishop, doctor
Feb 23 Optional: Saint Polycarp, bishop, martyr
Feb 27 THIRD SUNDAY IN LENT

MARCH, 2005

Mar 04 Optional: Saint Casmir
World Day of Prayer
Mar 06 FOURTH SUNDAY IN LENT
Mar 07 Optional: Saint Perpetua and St. Felicity
Mar 08 Optional: Memorial of St. John of God
Mar 09 Optional: Saint Frances of Rome
Mar 13 FIFTH SUNDAY IN LENT
Mar 17 Optional: Saint Patrick
Mar 18 Optional: Saint Cyril of Jerusalem
Mar 19 Saint Joseph, husband of the Blessed Virgin Mary,
patron of the universal Church, principal patron of Canada
Mar 20 PASSION SUNDAY (Palm Sunday)
Mar 21 Monday of Holy Week
Mar 22 Tuesday of Holy Week
Mar 23 Wednesday of Holy Week
Mar 24 HOLY THURSDAY

EASTER TRIDUUM

MAR 24 Evening Mass of the Lord's Supper
Mar 25 GOOD FRIDAY (Universal day of fasting/abstinence)
Mar 26 HOLY SATURDAY
THE RESURRECTION OF THE LORD - THE EASTER VIGIL
Mar 27 EASTER SUNDAY

EASTER SEASON

Mar 28 Easter Octave - Monday
Mar 29 Easter Octave - Tuesday
Mar 30 Easter Octave - Wednesday
Mar 31 Easter Octave - Thursday

APRIL, 2005

Apr 01 Easter Octave - Friday
Apr 02 Easter Octave - Saturday
Apr 03 SECOND SUNDAY OF EASTER (OF THE DIVINE MERCY)
Apr 04 Annunciation of the Lord
Apr 05 Saint Vincent Ferrer, priest
Apr 07 Saintt John Baptist de la Salle, priest
Apr 10 THIRD SUNDAY OF EASTER
Apr 11 Saint Stanislaus, bishop, martyr
Apr 13 Saint Martin I, pope, martyr
Apr 17 FOURTH SUNDAY OF EASTER
Apr 21 Saint Anselm, bishop, doctor
Apr 23 Saint George, martyr
Saint Adalbert, bishop, martyr
Apr 24 FIFTH SUNDAY OF EASTER
Apr 25 Saint Mark, evangelist
Apr 26 Our Lady of Good Counsel
Apr 28 Saint Peter Chanel, priest, martyr
Saint Louis Grignion de Montfort, priest
Apr 29 Saint Catherine of Siena, virgin, doctor
Apr 30 Saint Pius V, pope
Blessed Marie of the Incarnation, religious

MAY, 2005

May 01 SIXTH SUNDAY OF EASTER
(International Worker's Day)
May 02 Saint Athanasius, bishop, doctor
May 03 Saint Philip and Saint James, apostles
May 04 Blessed Marie-Léonie Paradis, religious
May 06 Blessed François de Laval, bishop
May 08 ASCENSION OF THE LORD
(World Comunications Day)
May 12 Saint Nereus and Saint Archilleus, martyrs
Saint Pancras, martyr
Canada Health Day
May 14 Saint Matthias, apostle
May 15 PENTECOST SUNDAY

ORDINARY TIME

May 18 Saint John I, pope and martyr
May 20 Saint Bernadine of Siena, priest
May 21 Saint Eugène de Mazenod, bishop
Saint Christopher Magallanes, priest, martyr and companions
May 22 TRINITY SUNDAY
May 24 Blessed Louis-Zéphirin Moreau, bishop
May 25 Saint Bede the Venerable, priest, doctor
Saint Gregory VII, pope
Saint Mary Magdalen de Pazzi, virgin
May 26 Saint Philip Neri, priest
May 27 Saint Augustine of Canterbury, bishop
May 29 SOLEMNITY OF THE BODY AND BLOOD OF CHRIST
May 31 Visitation of Mary

JUNE, 2005

Jun 01 Saint Justin, martyr
Jun 02 Saint Marcellinus and Saint Peter, martyrs
Jun 03 Sacred Heart of Jesus
Jun 04 Immaculate Heart of Mary
Jun 05 TENTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME
Jun 06 Saint Norbert, bishop
Jun 09 Saint Ephrem, deacon and doctor
Jun 11 Saint Barnabas, apostle
Jun 12 ELEVENTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME
Jun 19 TWELFTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME
Jun 21 Saint Aloysius Gonzaga, religious
Jun 22 Saint Paulinus of Nola, bishop
Saint John Fisher, bishop and Saint Thoams Moroe, martyrs
Jun 24 Birth of Saint John the Baptist
Jun 26 THIRTEENTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME
Jun 27 Saint Cyril of Alexandria, bishop, doctor
Jun 28 Saint Irenaeus, bishop, martyr
Jun 29 Saint Peter and Saint Paul, apostles
Jun 30 First Martyrs of the Church of Rome

JULY, 2005

Jul 01 (Canada Day)
Jul 03 FOURTEENTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME
Jul 04 Saint Elizabeth of Portugal
Jul 05 Saint Anthony Zaccaria, priest
Jul 06 Saint Maria Goretti, virgin, martyr
Jul 09 Saint Augustine Zhao Rong, priest, martyr
Jul 10 FIFTEENTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME
Jul 13 Saint Henry
Jul 14 Saint Camillus de Lellis, priest
Jul 15 Saint Bonaventure, bishop, doctor
Jul 16 Our Lady of Mount Carmel
Jul 17 SIXTEENTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME
Jul 20 Saint Apollinarus, bishop, martyr
Jul 21 Saint Lawrence of Brindisi, priest, doctor
Jul 22 Saint Mary Magdalene, disciple of the Lord
Jul 23 Saint Bridget, religious
Jul 24 SEVENTEENTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME
Jul 25 Saint James, apostle
Jul 26 Saints Anne and Joachim, parents of the Virgin Mary
Jul 29 Saint Martha, disciple of the Lord
Jul 30 Saint Peter Chrysologus, bishop, doctor
Jul 31 EIGHTEENTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME

AUGUST, 2005

Aug 01 Saint Alphonsus Liguori, bishop, doctor
Aug 02 Saint Eusebius of Vercelli, bishop
Saint Peter Julian Eymard, priest
Aug 04 Saint John Vianney, priest
Aug 05 Dedication of St. Mary Major
Blessed Frédéric Janssoone, priest
Aug 06 Transfiguration of the Lord
Aug 07 NINETEENTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME
Aug 08 Saint Dominic, priest
Aug 09 Saint Teresa Benedicta of the Cross (Edith Stein), virgin and martyr
Aug 10 Saint Lawrence, deacon, martyr
Aug 11 Saint Clare, virgin
Aug 12 Saint Jane Frances de Chantal, religious
Aug 13 Saint Pontian, pope, martyr
Saint Hippolytus, priest, martyr
Aug 14 TWENTIETH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME
Aug 15 Assumption of Mary
Aug 16 Saint Stephen of Hungary
Aug 19 Saint John Eudes, priest
Aug 20 Saint Bernard, abbot, doctor
Aug 21 TWENTY-FIRST SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME
Aug 22 Queenship of Mary
Aug 23 Saint Rose of Lima, virgin
Aug 24 Saint Bartholomew, apostle
Aug 25 Saint Louis
Saint Joseph Calasanz, priest
Aug 27 Saint Monica
Aug 28 TWENTY-SECOND SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME
Aug 29 Beheading of Saint John the Baptist, martyr

SEPTEMBER, 2005

Sep 03 Saint Gregory the Great, pope, doctor
(Labour Day Weekend)
Sep 04 TWENTY-THIRD SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME
Sep 08 Birth of Mary
Sep 09 Saint Peter Claver, priest
Sep 11 TWENTY-FOUR SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME
Sep 12 Holy Name of Mary
Sep 13 Saint John Chrysostom, bishop, doctor
Sep 14 Triumph of the Cross
Sep 15 Our Lady of Sorrows
Sep 16 Saint Cornelius, pope, martyr
Saint Cyprian, bishop, martyr
Sep 17 Saint Robert Bellarmine, bishop, doctor
Sep 18 TWENTY-FIFTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME
Sep 19 Saint Januarius, bishop, martyr
Sep 20 Saint Andrew Kim Kaegön, priest,
Paul Chong Hasang, and companions, martyrs
Sep 21 Saint Matthew, apostle, evangelist
Sep 23 Saint Pio of Petreclina (Padre Pio), priest
Sep 25 TWENTY-SIXTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME
(Needs of the Church in Canada.)
Sep 26 Saint John Brébeuf and Saint Isaac Jogues, priests & companions, martyrs
Sep 27 Saint Vincent de Paul, priest
Sep 28 Saint Wenceslaus, martyr
Saint Lawrence Ruiz and companions, martyrs
Sep 29 St. Michael, St. Gabriel, St. Raphael, archangels
Sep 30 Saint Jerome, priest, doctor

OCTOBER, 2005

Oct 01 Saint Thérèse of the Child Jesus
Oct 02 TWENTY-SEVENTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME
Oct 04 Saint Francis of Assisi
Oct 06 Saint Bruno, priest
Blessed Marie-Rose Durocher, religious
Oct 07 Our Lady of the Rosary
Oct 09 TWENTY-EIGHT SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME
Oct 10 (Thanksgiving Day - public thanks to God)
Oct 14 Saint Callistus 1, pope
Oct 15 Saint Teresa of Jesus, virgin, doctor
Oct 16 TWENTY-NINTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME
Oct 17 Saint Ignatius of Antioch, bishop, martyr
Oct 18 Saint Luke, evangelist
Oct 19 Saint Paul of the Cross, priest
Oct 22 Dedication of Consecrated Churches (of unknown dates)
Oct 23 THIRTIETH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME
(World Mission Sunday)
Oct 24 Saint Anthony Claret, bishop
Oct 28 Saint Simon and Saint Jude, apostles
Oct 30 THIRTY-FIRST SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME

NOVEMBER, 2005

Nov 01 All Saints
Nov 02 COMMEMORATION OF ALL THE FAITHFUL DEPARTED
Nov 03 Saint Martin de Porres, religious
Nov 04 Saint Charles Borromeo, bishop
Nov 06 THIRTY-SECOND SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME
Nov 09 Dedication of St. John Lateran
Nov 10 Saint Leo the Great, pope, doctor
Nov 11 Saint Martin of Tours, bishop
(Remembrance Day)
Nov 12 Saint Josaphat, bishop, martyr
Nov 13 THIRTY-THIRD SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME
Nov 15 Saint Albert the Great, bishop, doctor
Nov 16 Saint Margaret of Scotland
Saint Gertrude, virgin
Nov 17 Saint Elizabeth of Hungary, religious
Nov 18 Dedication of the Churches of Peter and Paul, apostles
Nov 20 CHRIST THE KING
Nov 21 Presentation of Mary
Nov 22 Saint Cecilia, virgin, martyr
Nov 23 Saint Clement 1, pope, martyr
Saint Columbanus, abbot
Nov 24 Saint Andrew Dung-Lac, priest and companions
Nov 25 Saint Catherine of Alexandria



To submit your question, please send it to our:
EMAIL ADDRESS
(On the subject line: Indicate "FAQ" for "Frequently Asked Questions.")



Main Index







Copyright © Catholic Doors Ministry