Sunday, April 25th, 2021 - St. Mark, Ev; 3rd Sunday after Easter, Within the Octave [The Greater Litanies] (d2cl)

Monday, April 26th, 2021 - Sts. Cletus & Marcellinus, PpMm; Within the Octave (sd)

Tuesday, April 27th, 2021 - St. Peter Canisius, CD (d)

Wednesday, April 28th, 2021 - Octave Day of St. Joseph, St. Paul of the Cross, C, St. Vitalis, M (dm)

Thursday, April 29th, 2021 - St. Peter of Verona, M (d)

Friday, April 30th, 2021 - St. Catharine of Siena, V (d)  - Complete Abstinence

Saturday, May 1st, 2021 - Sts. Philip & James, App; {First Saturday} (d2cl)



Fast Days

1.  The forty days of Lent, that is every day from Ash Wednesday to noon of Holy Saturday, Sundays excepted.

2.  The Ember Days, that is the Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday of the four Ember Weeks.

3.  The Vigils of Pentecost, The Immaculate Conception, All Saints Day and Christmas, Sundays excepted.


Days of Complete Abstinence

(No Meat)

All Fridays; Ash Wednesday; The Vigils of the Immaculate Conception, and Christmas; and Holy Saturday (until noon).


Days of Partial Abstinence

(Meat only once a day at the principal meal)

1.  Wednesday and Saturday of the Ember weeks.

2.  Vigil of Pentecost.

3.  Vigil of All Saints.


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