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tables compiled by Felix Just, S.J., Ph.D.

New Memorials and Feasts for the Universal Calendar
and for the Particular Calendar of the Dioceses of the United States of America


Date Saint or Commemoration Commons for Texts Rank Extent
Jan. 3 The Most Holy Name of Jesus Votive Mass of the Holy Name opt. univ.
Jan. 4 St. Elizabeth Ann Seton, religious Common of Holy Men and Women: For Religious Mem. USA
Jan. 5 St. John Neumann, bishop Common of Pastors Mem. USA
Jan. 6 St. André Bessette, religious Common of Holy Men and Women: For Religious opt. USA
Jan. 22 Day of Prayer for the Legal Protection of Unborn Children (special texts)   USA
*Jan. 23 St. Vincent, martyr Common of Martyrs opt. univ./USA
Jan. 23 St. Marianne Cope, virgin Common of Virgins opt. USA
Feb. 8 St. Josephine Bakhita, virgin Common of Virgins opt. univ.
March 3 St. Katharine Drexel, virgin Common of Virgins opt. USA
April 23 St. Adalbert, bishop and martyr Common of Martyrs, or
Common of Pastors
opt. univ.
April 28 St. Louis Mary de Montfort, priest Common of Pastors opt. univ.
May 10 *St. Damien de Veuster, priest Common of Pastors opt. USA
May 13 Our Lady of Fatima Common of the Blessed Virgin Mary opt. univ.
May 15 St. Isidore Common of Holy Men and Women opt. USA
May 21 St. Christopher Magallanes, priest, and Companions, martyrs Common of Martyrs opt. univ.
May 22 St. Rita of Cascia, religious Common of Holy Men and Women opt. univ.
July 1 Bl. Junipero Serra, priest Common of Pastors opt. USA
July 4 Independence Day (special texts) opt. USA
*July 5 St. Elizabeth of Portugal Common of Holy Men and Women opt. univ./USA
July 9 St. Augustine Zhao Rong, priest, and Companions, Chinese martyrs Common of Martyrs opt. univ.
July 14 St. Kateri Tekakwitha, virgin Common of Virgins Mem. USA
*July 18 St. Camillus de Lellis, priest Common of Holy Men and Women:
For Those Who Work for the Underprivileged
opt. univ./USA
July 20 St. Apollinaris, bishop and martyr Common of Martyrs, or
Common of Pastors
opt. univ.
July 24 St. Sharbel Makhluf, priest Common of Pastors, or
Common of Holy Men and Women
opt. univ.
Aug. 2 St. Peter Julian Eymard, priest Common of Pastors, or
Common of Holy Men and Women
opt. univ.
Aug. 9 St. Teresa Benedicta of the Cross, virgin and martyr Common of Martyrs, or
Common of Virgins
opt. univ.
*Aug. 18 St. Jane Frances de Chantal, religious Common of Holy Men and Women opt. USA
Sept. 9 St. Peter Claver, priest Common of Pastors, or
Common of Holy Men and Women
Mem. univ.*
Sept. 12 The Most Holy Name of the Blessed Virgin Mary Collection of Masses
of the Blessed Virgin Mary
opt. univ.
Sept. 23 St. Pio of Pietrelcina, priest (Padre Pio) Common of Pastors, or
Common of Holy Men and Women
Mem. univ.
Sept. 28 St. Lawrence Ruiz and Companions, martyrs Common of Martyrs opt. univ.
Oct. 5 Bl. Francis Xavier Seelos Common of Pastors opt. USA
Oct. 6 Bl. Marie-Rose Durocher, virgin Common of Virgins opt. USA
Oct. 11 St. John XXIII, pope Common of Pastors opt. univ.
Oct. 19 Sts. John de Brebeuf and Isaac Jogues, priests, and Companions, martyrs Common of Martyrs Mem. USA
*Oct. 20 St. Paul of the Cross, priest Proper Texts opt. USA
Oct. 22 St. John Paul II, pope Common of Pastors opt. univ.
Nov. 13 St. Frances Xavier Cabrini, virgin Common of Virgins Mem. USA
Nov. 18 St. Rose Philippine Duchesne, virgin Common of Virgins opt. USA
Nov. 23 Bl. Miguel Agustin Pro, priest and martyr Common of Martyrs, or
Common of Pastors
opt. USA
Nov. 24 St. Andrew Dung-Lac, priest, and Companions, martyrs Proper Texts Mem. univ.
Nov. 25 St. Catherine of Alexandria, virgin and martyr Common of Martyrs, or
Common of Virgins
opt. univ.
Dec. 9 St. Juan Diego Common of Holy Men and Women opt. USA
Dec. 12 Our Lady of Guadalupe Proper Texts FEAST USA

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