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Dec 25

Nativity of Our Lord
• Jesus’s b-day
• beginning of Christmas season

2

Dec 26

Feast of Saint Stephen
• first martyr
• NT: acts of the apostles

3

Dec 27

Feast of Saint John
• wrote a gospel
• deciple

4

Dec 28

Feast of Holy Innocents
(we remember the boys who died around Jesus’s birthday)

5

Dec 30 (Sunday after Christmas)

Feast of the Holy family
(Celebrate the holy family)

6

Jan 1

Celebrate Mary as the mother of Jesus and the church. (holy day of obligation)

7

Jan 6 (Sunday between: Jan 2-8)

Epiphany (feast of the 3 kings)

8

Jan 13 (Sunday after Epiphany)

Baptism of Our Lord (Christmas season ends)