Intro info for Holiday and Feast Days videos

Jan 25th – Feast of the Conversion of St. Paul
DYK the backdrop to the feast of the conversion of St. Paul?

Jan. 28th – Feast of St. Thomas Aquinas
DYK why Thomas Aquinas was referred to as “The Dumb Ox”?

Feb. 2 – Candlemas Day
DYK why Feb. 2nd is referred to as Candlemas Day?

Feb. 3 – Feast of St. Blaize
DYK why the church blesses throats on Feb. 3?

Reflection Questions for Holidays and Feast Days videos

March 24 – Feast of St. Oscar Romero
DYK why Pope Francis canonized Archbishop Oscar Romero on Oct. 11, 2018?

March 25 – Feast of the Annunciation
DYK how the Feast of the Annunciation is presented in the Gospels?

May 29th – Feast of St. Pope Paul VI
DYK why Pope Francis canonized Pope Paul VI?

40 Days after Easter – Ascension
50 Days after Easter – Pentecost

DYK why the feasts of Ascension and Pentecost are good ways to celebrate the end of the Easter Season?

50 Days after Easter – Feast of Pentecost
DYK the scriptural background to the Feast of Pentecost?

Thursday after Trinity Sunday
DYK the significance of the Feast, The Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ, traditionally known as Corpus Christi?

June 29 – Feast of Saints Peter and Paul
DYK the backdrop of Feast of Peter and Paul?

July 22 – Feast of St. Mary Magdalene
DYK the backdrop to Feast of Mary Magdalene?

Aug. 15 – Solemnity of Assumption of Mary into Heaven
DYK the significance of the Solemnity of the Assumption of Mary into heaven?

Aug. 27 and 28 – Feasts of Saints Monica and Augustine
DYK the significance of the two African saint, Monica and Augustine?

Aug. 29 – Feast of St. Sabina
DYK the story behind the origins of the St. Sabina legend?

First Monday in September – Labor Day
DYK the social and theological backdrop behind Labor Day?

Sept. 8 – Feast of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary
DYK the backdrop to the Sept. 8th Feast of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary?

Sept. 12 – Feast of St. Matthew
DYK the person of Matthew, apostle and evangelist?

Sept. 14 – Feast of the Exhaltation of the Holy Cross
DYK what the feast of the Exhaltation of the Holy Cross is about?

Sept. 30 – Feast of St. Jerome
DYK St. Jerome and his role in biblical studies?

First Sunday in October – Respect Life Sunday
DYK the Implications of Respect Life Sunday?

Oct. 11 – Feast of St. Pope John XXIII
DYK why Oct. 11 was selected as the Feast Day for Saint Pope John XXIII?

Oct. 31 – Halloween
DYK the meaning and significance of Halloween?

Nov. 2 – All Souls Day
DYK why November is called the month of All Souls?

Between Nov. 20 and Nov. 26 – The Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe
DYK why the Liturgical Year closes with the Feast of Christ the King?

Between Nov. 20 and Nov. 26 – The Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe
DYK how Matthew’s judgement scene connects with Feast of Christ The King?

Nov. 21 – Feast of the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary
DYK the background to the Feast of Presentation of Blessed Virgin Mary?

Nov. 30 – Feast of St. Andrew
DYK why St. Andrew is referred to as The First Called in the Orthodox tradition?

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