Holy Days



2nd The presentation of Christ in the temple, Candlemas

5th St Agatha

6th St Dorothea

17th Ash Wednesday

24th St Matthias

27th George Herbert – Priest & Poet & Hymn Writer


1st Naming and circumcision of Jesus

6th Epiphany

9th St Gregory

12th Baptism of Jesus

21st St Agnes

25th The Conversion of St Paul

28th St Thomas Aquinas



6th, St Nicholas

7th, St Ambrose

13th, St Lucy

21st St Thomas the Apostle

25th, Christmas day

26th, St Stephen the first martyr

27th, St John Apostle and Evangelist

28th, Holy Innocents

29th St Thomas Becket
This is the 850th anniversary of Becket’s murder


1st, All Saints Day

2nd, All Souls Day

8th, Remembrance Day

11th, Armistice Day

19th, Hilda Abbess of Whitby

20th, St Edmunds King & Martyr

22nd, Christ the King

29th, First Sunday of Advent

30th, St Andrew


4th, St Francis of Assisi
Dedication Festival

18th, St Luke the Evangelist

25th, Bible Sunday, the last after Trinity

26th, Cedd Bishop now Lastingham

28th, St Simon & St Jude


1st, St Giles of Provence. Patron Saint of the Disabled.

3rd, St Gregory the Great

4th, St Cuthbert

5th, St Teresa of Calcutta

14th, Holy Cross Day

21st, St Matthew

24th, Our Lady of Walsingham

29th, St Michael and All Angels

30th, St Jerome


6th, The Transfiguration of the Lord

8th, St Dominic

10th, St Lawrence

11th, St Clare of Assisi

15th, The Assumption

20th, St Bernard

24th, St Bartholomew

28th, St Augustine

31st, St Aiden bishop of Lindisfarne


3rd, St Thomas – Apostle

11th, St Benedict – Abbott

12th Sea Sunday

15th, St Swithin

22nd, St Mary Magdalene

23rd St Bridget of Sweden

25th, St James – Apostle

31st St Ignatius of Loyola


5th, St Boniface

7th, Trinity Sunday

9th, St St Columba, Abbot of Iona

11th, Corpus Christi

12th, St Barnabas

16th, St Richard of Chichester

22nd, St Alban – First Martyr of Britain

28th, SS Peter & Paul


1st, St Philip & St James (Apostles)

8th, Julian of Norwich

14th, St Matthias

25th, The Venerable Bede

27th, St Augustine

30th, The Ascension

31st, The Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary to Elizabeth


3rd April, St Richard of Chichester

18th April, Maundy Thursday

19th April, Good Friday

21st April, Easter Day

23rd, St George

25th, St Mark


1st, St David of Wales

2nd, St Chad Abbot of Lastingham

7th, SS Perpetua and Felicity

12th, St Gregory the Great

17th, St Patrick of Ireland

19th, St Joseph off Nazareth

20th, St Cuthbert of Lindisfarne

21st, St Benedict

25th, The Annunciation