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Ascension and Pentecost

Posted by Jeanette Plowman on 5/21/20

We are nearing the end of the 50 days of Easter.  June 1 we will celebrate Pentecost.  Within this 50 days leading to Pentecost is the Feast of the Ascension.  Ascension, is celebrated on the 40th day of Easter, which is a Thursday.   In most dioceses (such as ... Read More »

Regina Caeli:  Queen of Heaven, Rejoice, Alleluia

Posted by Jeanette Plowman on 5/07/20

Easter blessings!  Regina Caeli:  Queen of heaven, rejoice, alleluia.  The Son whom you merited to bear, alleluia, has risen as he said, alleluia.  Pray for us to God, alleluia.  **Rejoice and be glad, O Virgin Mary, alleluia!  ****For the Lord has truly risen, alleluia!  

When the virus caused the ... Read More »