Holy Days of Obligation

Follow this link for additional information regarding the liturgical year on the website of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops.

Follow this link for an online liturgical calendar on the website of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops.

2022

  • January 1st (Saturday) – Solemnity of Mary, the Holy Mother of God – Whenever the Solemnity of Mary falls on a Saturday or on a Monday, the precept to attend Mass is abrogated.
  • May 29th (Sunday) – Solemnity of the Ascension of the Lord – In the Archdiocese for the Military Services, USA, the solemnity of the Ascension of the Lord is celebrated on the Sunday preceding the solemnity of Pentecost (June 5, 2022).
  • August 15th (Monday) – Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary  – Whenever the Solemnity of the Assumption falls on a Saturday or on a Monday, the precept to attend Mass is abrogated.
  • November 1st (Tuesday) – Solemnity of All Saints
  • December 8th (Thursday) – Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Patronal Feast of the United States of America.
  • December 25th (Sunday) – Solemnity of the Nativity of the Lord