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Catholic Doors Ministry
presents

THE LITURGICAL YEAR 2012
AT A GLANCE.
(Cycle B)


DECEMBER, 2011

ADVENT SEASON

Nov 27 FIRST SUNDAY OF ADVENT
Nov 30 Saint Andrew

Dec 03 Saint Francis Xavier, priest
Dec 04 SECOND SUNDAY OF ADVENT
Dec 07 Saint Ambrose
Dec 08 Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary
Dec 11 THIRD SUNDAY OF ADVENT
Dec 12 Our Lady of Guadalupe
Dec 13 Saint Lucy, virgin, martyr
Dec 14 Saint John of the Cross
Dec 18 FOURTH SUNDAY OF ADVENT

CHRISTMAS SEASON

Dec 24 CHRISTMAS Vigil
Dec 25 CHRISTMAS Mass During the Night
CHRISTMAS Mass at Dawn
CHRISTMAS Mass During the Day
Dec 26 St Stephen, first Christian martyr
Dec 27 Saint John, apostle, evangelist
Dec 28 The Holy Innocents
Dec 29 Saint Thomas Becket, Bishop, Martyr
Dec 30 The Holy Family of Jesus, Mary and Joseph
Dec 31 Saint Sylvester I

(Prayer Vigil for the New Year)

JANUARY, 2012

Jan 01 MARY, MOTHER OF GOD
(World Day of Peace)
Jan 02 St. Basil The Great and St. Gregory Nazianzen, bishops, doctors
Jan 03 Holy Name of Jesus
Jan 07 Saint André Bessette, religious
Vigil of the Epiphany
Jan 08 EPIPANY OF THE LORD
Jan 09 BAPTISM OF THE LORD
Jan 12 Saint Marguerite Bourgeoys, religious
Jan 13 Saint Hilary, Bisop, doctor
Jan 15 SECOND SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME
(World Day of Migrants and Refugees)
Jan 17 Saint Anthony, abbot

ORDINARY TIME

Jan 18-25 (Prayer for Christian Unity)
Jan 20 Saint Fabian, pope, martyr
Jan 20 Saint Sebastian, martyr
Jan 21 Saint Agnes, virgin, martyr
Jan 22 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 29 FOURTH DAY IN ORDINARY TIME
Jan 31 Saint John Bosco, priest

FEBRUARY, 2012

Feb 02 Presentation of the Lord
(World Day for Consecrated Life)
Feb 03 Saint Ansgar, bisho
Feb 03 Saint Blase, bishop, martyr
Feb 05 FIFTH DAY IN ORDINARY TIME
Feb 06 Saint Paul Miki and companions, martyrs
Feb 08 Saint Jerome Emiliani
Feb 08 Saint Josephine Bakhita
Feb 10 Saint Scholastica, virgin
Feb 11 Our Lady of Lourdes
(World Day of the Sick)
Feb 12 SIXTH DAY IN ORDINARY TIME
Feb 14 Saint Cyril, monk, and Saint Methodius, bishop
Feb 17 Seven Founders of the Servite Order
Feb 19 SEVENTH DAY IN ORDINARY TIME
Feb 21 Saint Peter Damian, bishop, doctor
Feb 22 ASH WEDNESDAY
Feb 23 Saint Polycarp, bishop, martyr

SEASON OF LENT

Feb 26 FIRST SUNDAY IN LENT

MARCH, 2012

Mar 02 (World Day of Prayer)
Mar 04 SECOND SUNDAY IN LENT
Mar 07 Saint Perpetua and Saint Felicity
Mar 08 Saint John of God
Mar 09 Saint Frances of Rome
Mar 11 THIRD SUNDAY IN LENT
Mar 17 Saint Patrick
Mar 18 FOURTH SUNDAY IN LENT
Mar 19 Saint Joseph, husband of the Blessed Virgin Mary,
Patron of the Universal Church, principal Patron of Canada
Mar 23 Saint Turibius de Mongrovejo, bishop
Mar 25 FIFTH SUNDAY IN LENT
(Development and Peace)
Mar 26 ANNUNCIATION OF THE LORD

APRIL, 2012

HOLY WEEK

Apr 01 PALM SUNDAY OF THE PASSION OF THE LORD
(World Day of Youth)
Apr 02 Monday of Holy Week
Apr 03 Tuesday of Holy Week
Apr 04 Wednesday of Holy Week
Apr 05 HOLY THURSDAY
Evening Mass of the Lord's Supper

EASTER TRIDUUM

Apr 06 FRIDAY OF THE PASSION OF THE LORD (Universal day of fasting/abstinence) (Collection: Church in the Holy Land)
Apr 07 HOLY SATURDAY
Apr 08 THE RESURRECTION OF THE LORD - THE EASTER VIGIL
Apr 09 Easter Octave - Monday
Apr 10 Easter Octave - Tuesday
Apr 11 Easter Octave - Wednesday
Apr 12 Easter Octave - Thursday
Apr 13 Easter Octave - Friday
Apr 14 Easter Octave - Saturday
Apr 15 SECOND SUNDAY OF EASTER (OF DIVINE MERCY)

EASTER SEASON

Apr 17 Blessed Kateri Tekakwitha
Apr 18 Blessed Marie-Anne Blondin
Apr 21 Saint Anselm, bishop, doctor
Apr 22 THIRD SUNDAY OF EASTER
Apr 23 Saint George, martyr
Saint Adalbert, bishop, martyr
Apr 24 Saint Fidelis of Sigmaringen, priest, martyr
Apr 25 Saint Mark, evangelist
Apr 26 Out Lady of God Counsel
Apr 28 Saint Peter Chanel, priest, martyr
Apr 28 Saint Louis Grignion de Montfort
Apr 29 FOURTH SUNDAY OF EASTER
(World Day of Prayer for Vocations)
Apr 30 Saint Pius V, pope
Blessed Marie of the Incarnation, religious

MAY, 2012

May 01 Saint Joseph the Worker
(International Worker's Day)
May 02 Saint Athanasius, bishop, doctor
May 03 Saint Philip and Saint James
May 04 Blessed Marie-Léonie Paradis, religious
May 06 FIFTH SUNDAY OF EASTER
May 08 Blessed Catherine of St. Augustine, religious
May 12 Saint Nereus and Saint Archilleus, martyrs
Saint Pancras, martyr
(Canada Health Day)
May 13 SIXTH SUNDAY OF EASTER
May 14 Saint Matthias, apostle
May 18 Saint John I, pope and martyr
May 19 Vigil of the Ascension
May 20 ASCENSION OF THE LORD
(Collection: The Pope's Pastoral Works)
(World Comunications Day)
May 21 Saint Eugène de Mazenod, bishop
Saint Christopher Magallanes, priest, martyr and companions
May 22 Saint Rita of Cascia, religious
May 24 Blessed Louis-Zéphirin Moreau
May 25 Saint Bede the Venerable, priest, doctor
Saint Gregory VII, pope
Saint Mary Magdalene de Pazzi, virgin
May 26 Saint Philip Neri, priest
Vigil of Pentecost
May 27 PENTECOST SUNDAY

ORDINARY TIME

May 31 THE VISITATION OF THE BLESSED VIRGIN MARY

JUNE, 2012

Jun 01 Saint Justin, martyr
Jun 02 Saint Marcellinus and Saint Peter, martyrs
Jun 03 THE SOLEMNITY OF THE MOST HOLY TRINITY
Jun 05 Saint Boniface, bishop, martyr
Jun 06 Saint Norbert, bishop
Jun 09 Saint Ephrem, deacon and doctor
Jun 10 THE SOLEMNITY OF THE MOST HOLY BODY AND BLOOD OF CHRIST
Jun 11 Saint Barnabas, apostle
Jun 13 Saint Anthony of Padua, priest, doctor
Jun 15 THE MOST SACRED HEART OF JESUS
Jun 16 THE IMMACULATE HEART OF THE BLESSED VIRGIN MARY
Jun 17 ELEVENTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME
Jun 19 Saint Romuald
Jun 21 Saint Aloysius Gonzaga
Jun 22 Saint Paulinus of Nola, bishop
Saint John Fisher, bishop and Saint Thomas More, martyrs
Vigil Mass of Saint John the Baptist
Jun 24 THE NATIVITY OF SAINT JOHN THE BAPTIST
Jun 27 Saint Cyril of Alexandria, bishop, doctor
Blessed Nykyta Budka and Vasyl Velychkowsky
Jun 28 Saint Irenaeus
Vigil Mass of Sts Peter and Paul
Jun 29 Saint Peter and Paul, apostles
Jun 30 First Martyrs of the Church of Rome

JULY, 2012

Jul 01 THIRTEENTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME
(Canada Day)
Jul 03 Saint Thomas, apostle
Jul 04 Saint Elizabeth of Portugal
Jul 05 Saint Anthony Zaccaria
Jul 06 Saint Maria Goretti, virgin, martyr
Jul 08 FOURTEENTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME
Jul 09 Saint Augustine Zhao Rong, priest, martyr
Jul 11 Saint Benedict, abbot
Jul 13 Saint Henry
Jul 14 Saint Camillus de Lellis, priest
Jul 15 FIFTEENTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME
Jul 16 Our Lady of Mount Carmel
Jul 20 Saint Apollinaris, bishop, martyr
Jul 21 Saint Lawrence of Brindisi, priest, doctor
Jul 22 SIXTEENTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME
Jul 23 Saint Bridget, religious
Jul 24 Saint Sharbel Makhluf, priest
Jul 25 Saint James, apostle
Jul 26 Saint Anne and Saint Joachim
Jul 29 SEVENTEENTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME
Jul 30 Saint Peter Chrysologus, bishop, doctor
Jul 31 Saint Ignatius of Loyola, priest

AUGUST, 2012

Aug 01 Saint Alphonsus Liguori, bishop, doctor
Aug 02 Saint Eusebius of Vercelli
Saint Peter Julian Eymard
Aug 04 Saint John Mary Vianney, priest
Aug 05 EIGHTEENTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME
Aug 06 THE TRANSFIGURATION OF THE LORD
Aug 07 Saint Sixtus II, pope and companions, martyrs
Saint Cajetan, priest
Aug 08 Saint Dominic, priest
Aug 09 Saint Teresa Benedicta of the Cross
Aug 10 Saint Lawrence
Aug 11 Saint Clare, virgin
Aug 12 NINETEENTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME
Aug 13 Saint Pontian, pope, martyr
Aug 14 Saint Maximilian Kolbe, priest
Vigil Mass of the Assumption
Aug 15 Assumption of Mary
Aug 16 Saint Stephen of Hungary
Aug 19 TWENTIETH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME
Aug 20 Saint Bernard, abbot, doctor
Aug 21 Saint Pius X, pope
Aug 22 QUEENSHIP OF THE BLESSED VIRGIN MARY
Aug 23 Saint Rose of Lima
Aug 24 SAINT BARTHOLOMEW, apostle
Aug 25 Saint Louis
Saint Joseph Calasanz, priest
Aug 26 TWENTY-FIRST SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME
Aug 27 Saint Monica
Aug 28 Saint Augustine, bishop, doctor
Aug 29 THE PASSION OF SAINT JOHN THE BAPTIST

SEPTEMBER, 2012

Sep 02 TWENTY-SECOND SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME
Sep 03 Saint Gregory the Great, pope, doctor
(Labour Day)
Sep 04 Blessed Dina Bélanger
Sep 08 THE NATIVITY OF THE BLESSED VIRGIN MARY
Sep 09 TWENTY-THIRD SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME
Sep 12 The Most Holy Name of Mary
Sep 13 SAINT JOHN CHRYSOSTOM
Sep 14 THE EXALTATION OF THE HOLY CROSS
Sep 15 Our Lady of Sorrows
Sep 16 TWENTY-FOURTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME
Sep 17 Saint Robert Bellarmine, bishop, doctor
Sep 19 Saint Januarius, bishop, martyr
Sep 20 Saint Andrew Kim Tae-Gon, priest, Paul Chong Ha-Sang and companions, martyrs
Sep 21 Saint Matthew, apostle, evangelist
Sep 23 TWENTY-FIFTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME
Sep 24 Blessed Émilie Tavernier-Gamelin
Sep 25 Saints Cosmas and Damian
Sep 26 Saint John Brébeuf and Saint Isaac Jogues, priests & companions, martyrs
Sep 27 Saint Vincent de Paul
(World Tourism Day)
Sep 28 Saint Wenceslaus, martyr
Saint Lawrence Ruiz & companions
Sep 29 St. Michael, St. Gabriel, St. Raphael, archangels
Sep 30 TWENTY-SIXTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME

OCTOBER, 2012

Oct 01 Saint Thérèse of the Child Jesus
Oct 02 The Holy Guardian Angels
Oct 04 Saint Francis of Assisi
Oct 06 Saint Bruno, priest
Blessed Marie-Rose Durocher, religious
Oct 07 TWENTY-SEVENTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME
Oct 08 (Thanksgiving Day)
Oct 09 Saint Denis, bishop and companions, martyrs
Saint John Leonardi, priest
Oct 14 TWENTY-EIGHT SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME
Oct 15 Saint Teresa of Jesus, virgin, doctor
Oct 16 Saint Marguerite D'Youville, religious
(World Food Day)
Oct 17 Saint Ignatius of Antioch, bishop, martyr
oct 18 Saint Luke
Oct 19 Saint Paul of the Cross, priest
Oct 20 Saint Hedwig
Saint Margaret Mary Alacoque
Oct 21 TWENTY-NINTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME
Oct 22 Dedication of Consecrated Churches
Oct 23 Saint John of Capistrano, priest
Oct 24 Saint Anthony Mary Claret
Oct 28 THIRTIETH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME

NOVEMBER, 2012

Nov 01 ALL SAINTS
Nov 02 Commemoration of all the faithful Departed
Nov 03 Saint Martin de Porres, religious
Nov 04 THIRTY-FIRST SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME
Nov 09 DEDICATION OF SAINT JOHN LATERAN
Nov 10 Saint Leo the Great, pope, doctor
Nov 11 THIRTY-SECOND SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME
Nov 12 Saint Josaphat, bishop, martyr
Nov 15 Saint Albert the Great
Nov 16 Saint Margaret of Scotland
Saint Gertrude, virgin
Nov 17 Saint Elizabeth of Hungary, religious
Nov 18 THIRTY-THIRD SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME
Nov 21 Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary
Nov 22 Saint Cecilia
Nov 23 Saint Clement I, pope, martyr
Saint Columbanus, abbot
Nov 24 Saint Andrew Dung-Lac, priest and companions
Nov 25 CHRIST THE KING
Nov 30 Saint Andrew



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