The Solemnity of Mary Mother of God commemorates the divine motherhood of the Blessed Virgin Mary, the God-Bearer, Mother of Jesus Christ who is God and human. It is celebrated on January 1st, one week after Christmas.
The Solemnity of the Ascension of the Lord
The Solemnity of the Ascension commemorates Jesus' return heaven forty days after his resurrection. Thus Ascension Day falls 40 days after Easter, on the 6th Thursday of Easter.
The Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary
Celebrated every year on August 15, the Feast of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary commemorates the death of Mary and her bodily assumption into Heaven..
The Solemnity of All Saints
All Saints' Day is a solemn holy day of the Catholic Church celebrated annually on November 1. The day is dedicated to the saints of the Church, that is, all those who have attained heaven.
The Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception
On December 8, Catholics celebrate that the Blessed Virgin Mary was free from Original Sin from the very moment of her conception in the womb of her mother, Saint Anne.
The Solemnity of the Nativity
On December 25, the Church celebrates the Birth of Jesus Christ, the first day in the octave of Christmas. Throughout Advent the Church longed ardently for the coming of our Savior. Today she celebrates His birth with unrestrained joy. "The Word was made flesh and dwelt among us."