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Liturgical Year 2020-2021, Vol. 2

Ordinary Time before Lent

by Jennifer Gregory Miller and Darden Brock (editors)

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Book Description

This second volume of the 2020-2021 Liturgical Year series covers all the days of Ordinary Time between Christmas and Lent, providing a rich set of resources for families to use in living the liturgical year in the domestic church, that is, in their own families. Resources include biographies of the saints to match each feast day, histories of the various celebrations and devotions, descriptions of customs from around the world, prayers, activities and recipes.

Table of Contents

  • Introduction to the Liturgical Year
  • Introduction to Ordinary Time
  • Ordinary Time: January 11th (Monday of the First Week of Ordinary Time)
  • Ordinary Time: January 12th (Tuesday of the First Week of Ordinary Time)
  • Ordinary Time: January 13th (Wednesday of the First Week of Ordinary Time; Optional Memorial of St. Hilary of Poitiers, bishop and doctor; Memorial of St. Kentigern, bishop (Scotland))
  • Ordinary Time: January 14th (Thursday of the First Week of Ordinary Time)
  • Ordinary Time: January 15th (Friday of the First Week of Ordinary Time; Our Lady of Prompt Succor; Black Christ of Esquipulas (Guatemala) )
  • Ordinary Time: January 16th (Saturday of the First Week of Ordinary Time)
  • Ordinary Time: January 17th (Second Sunday of Ordinary Time)
  • Ordinary Time: January 18th (Monday of the Second Week of Ordinary Time)
  • Ordinary Time: January 19th (Tuesday of the Second Week of Ordinary Time)
  • Ordinary Time: January 20th (Wednesday of the Second Week of Ordinary Time; Optional Memorials of St. Fabian, pope and martyr; St. Sebastian, martyr)
  • Ordinary Time: January 21st (Memorial of St. Agnes, virgin and martyr; Our Lady of High Grace (Dominican Republic))
  • Ordinary Time: January 22nd (Day of Prayer for the Legal Protection of Unborn Children)
  • Ordinary Time: January 23rd (Saturday of the Second Week of Ordinary Time; Optional Memorials of St. Vincent of Saragossa, deacon & martyr; St. Marianne Cope)
  • Ordinary Time: January 24th (Third Sunday of Ordinary Time)
  • Ordinary Time: January 25th (Feast of the Conversion of St. Paul, Apostle)
  • Ordinary Time: January 26th (Memorial of Sts. Timothy and Titus, bishops)
  • Ordinary Time: January 27th (Wednesday of the Third Week of Ordinary Time; Optional Memorial of St. Angela Merici, virgin)
  • Ordinary Time: January 28th (Memorial of St. Thomas Aquinas, priest and doctor)
  • Ordinary Time: January 29th (Friday of the Third Week of Ordinary Time)
  • Ordinary Time: January 30th (Saturday of the Third Week of Ordinary Time)
  • Ordinary Time: January 31st (Fourth Sunday of Ordinary Time)
  • Ordinary Time: February 1st (Monday of the Fourth Week of Ordinary Time; Feast of St. Brigid, Virgin (Ireland) (NZ, Opt. Mem.))
  • Ordinary Time: February 2nd (Feast of the Presentation of the Lord)
  • Ordinary Time: February 3rd (Wednesday of the Fourth Week of Ordinary Time; Optional Memorial of St. Blaise, bishop and martyr; St. Ansgar, bishop )
  • Ordinary Time: February 4th (Thursday of the Fourth Week of Ordinary Time)
  • Ordinary Time: February 5th (Memorial of St. Agatha, virgin and martyr)
  • Ordinary Time: February 6th (Memorial of St. Paul Miki and Companions, martyrs)
  • Ordinary Time: February 7th (Fifth Sunday of Ordinary Time )
  • Ordinary Time: February 8th (Monday of the Fifth Week of Ordinary Time; Optional Memorials of St. Jerome Emiliani, priest; St. Josephine Bakhita, virgin)
  • Ordinary Time: February 9th (Tuesday of the Fifth Week of Ordinary Time; St. Teilo (Wales))
  • Ordinary Time: February 10th (Memorial of St. Scholastica, virgin)
  • Ordinary Time: February 11th (Thursday of the Fifth Week of Ordinary Time; Optional Memorial of Our Lady of Lourdes)
  • Ordinary Time: February 12th (Friday of the Fifth Week of Ordinary Time)
  • Ordinary Time: February 13th (Saturday of the Fifth Week of Ordinary Time)
  • Ordinary Time: February 14th (Sixth Sunday of Ordinary Time)
  • Ordinary Time: February 15th (Monday of the Sixth Week of Ordinary Time; St. Claude de la Colombiere, priest (some places))
  • Ordinary Time: February 16th (Tuesday of the Sixth Week of Ordinary Time)