The Collects, Epistles, and Gospels from the 1662 Book of Common Prayer

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The Season of advent

The Season of Christmas

The Season from the Epiphany until Lent (Ordinary Time)

The Season of Lent

  • The First day of Lent, Commonly called Ash-Wednesday
  • The First Sunday in Lent
  • The Second Sunday in Lent
  • The Third Sunday in Lent
  • The Fourth Sunday in Lent
  • The Fifth Sunday in Lent
  • The Sunday next before Easter
  • Monday before Easter
  • Tuesday before Easter
  • Wednesday before Easter
  • Thursday before Easter
  • Good Friday
  • Easter-Even

The Season of Easter

  • Easter-Day
  • Monday in Easter-Week
  • Tuesday in Easter-Week
  • The First Sunday after Easter
  • The Second Sunday after Easter
  • The Third Sunday after Easter
  • The Fourth Sunday after Easter
  • The Fifth Sunday after Easter
  • The Ascension-Day
  • Sunday after Ascension-Day
  • Whit-Sunday
  • Monday in Whitsun-Week
  • Tuesday in Whitsun-Week

The Season from Trinity Sunday until Advent (Ordinary Time)

The Minor Festivals, or Saints’ Days

  • Saint Andrew’s Day (November 30)
  • Saint Thomas the Apostle (December 21)
  • The Conversion of Saint Paul (January 25)
  • The Presentation of Christ in the Temple, Commonly Called, The Purification of Saint Mary the Virgin (February 2)
  • Saint Matthias’s Day (February 24)
  • The Annunciation of the Blessed Virgin Mary (March 25)
  • Saint Mark’s Day (April 25)
  • Saint Philip and Saint James’s Day (May 1)
  • Saint Barnabas the Apostle (June 11)
  • Saint John Baptist’s Day (June 24)
  • Saint Peter’s Day (June 29) (alternatively Saint Peter and Saint Paul’s Day)
  • Saint James the Apostle (July 25)
  • Saint Bartholomew the Apostle (August 24)
  • Saint Matthew the Apostle (September 21)
  • Saint Michael and all Angels (September 29)
  • Saint Luke the Evangelist (October 18)
  • Saint Simon and Saint Jude, Apostles (October 28)
  • All Saints’ Day (November 1)

Festivals and Saints’ Days not in the 1662 Book of Common Prayer

  • Christmas Eve (December 24)
  • The Confession of Saint Peter (January 18)
  • Saint Joseph’s Day (March 19)
  • Lazarus Saturday (The Saturday next before Palm Sunday, Eastern Orthodox)
  • Thomas Sunday (The First Sunday after Easter, Eastern Orthodox)
  • The Visitation (May 31 or July 2)
  • Saint Mary Magdalene’s Day (July 22)
  • The Transfiguration (August 6)
  • The Blessed Virgin Mary (August 15)
  • The Beheading of Saint John the Baptist (August 29)
  • Holy Cross (September 14)
  • The Conception of Saint John the Baptist (September 23, Eastern Orthodox)
  • Saint James of Jerusalem’s Day (October 23)

2020-2021 Western Church Calendar

DATES IN THE CURRENT YEARSUNDAYS AND FEASTS
Sunday, November 29, 2020The First Sunday in Advent
Monday, November 30, 2020Saint Andrew’s Day
Sunday, December 6, 2020The Second Sunday in Advent
Sunday, December 13, 2020The Third Sunday in Advent
Sunday, December 20, 2020The Fourth Sunday in Advent
Monday, December 21, 2020Saint Thomas the Apostle
Friday, December 24, 2021The Eve of the Nativity of Our Lord
Saturday, December 25, 2021The Nativity of Our Lord
Sunday, December 26, 2021Saint Stephen’s Day
Sunday, December 27, 2020The Sunday after Christmas Day
Sunday, December 27, 2020Saint John the Evangelist’s Day
Monday, December 28, 2020The Innocents’ Day
Friday, January 1, 2021The Circumcision of Christ
Sunday, January 3, 2021The Second Sunday after Christmas Day
Wednesday, January 6, 2021The Epiphany
Sunday, January 10, 2021The First Sunday after the Epiphany
Sunday, January 17, 2021The Second Sunday after the Epiphany
Monday, January 18, 2021The Confession of Saint Peter
Sunday, January 24, 2021The Third Sunday after the Epiphany
Monday, January 25, 2021The Conversion of Saint Paul
Sunday, January 31, 2021The Sunday called Septuagesima
Tuesday, February 2, 2021The Presentation of Christ
Sunday, February 7, 2021The Sunday called Sexagesima
Sunday, February 14, 2021The Sunday called Quinquagesima
Sunday, February 21, 2021The First Sunday in Lent
Wednesday, February 24, 2021Saint Matthias’s Day
Sunday, February 28, 2021The Second Sunday in Lent
Sunday, March 7, 2021The Third Sunday in Lent
Sunday, March 14, 2021The Fourth Sunday in Lent
Friday, March 19, 2021Saint Joseph’s Day
Sunday, March 21, 2021The Fifth Sunday in Lent
Thursday, March 25, 2021The Annunciation
Saturday, March 27, 2021Lazarus Saturday
Sunday, March 28, 2021The Sunday next before Easter
Monday, March 29, 2021Monday before Easter
Tuesday, March 30, 2021Tuesday before Easter
Wednesday, March 31, 2021Wednesday before Easter
Thursday, April 1, 2021Thursday before Easter
Friday, April 2, 2021Good Friday
Saturday, April 3, 2021Easter Even
Sunday, April 4, 2021The Resurrection of Our Lord
Monday, April 5, 2021Monday in Easter Week
Tuesday, April 6, 2021Tuesday in Easter Week
Sunday, April 11, 2021The First Sunday after Easter
Sunday, April 18, 2021The Second Sunday after Easter
Sunday, April 25, 2021The Third Sunday after Easter
Sunday, April 25, 2021Saint Mark’s Day
Saturday, May 1, 2021Saint Philip and Saint James’s Day
Sunday, May 2, 2021The Fourth Sunday after Easter
Sunday, May 9, 2021The Fifth Sunday after Easter
Thursday, May 13, 2021The Ascension Day
Sunday, May 16, 2021Sunday after Ascension Day
Sunday, May 23, 2021Whitsunday (Pentecost)
Monday, May 24, 2021Monday in Whitsun Week
Tuesday, May 25, 2021Tuesday in Whitsun Week
Sunday, May 30, 2021Trinity Sunday
Monday, May 31, 2021The Visitation
Sunday, June 6, 2021The First Sunday after Trinity
Friday, June 11, 2021Saint Barnabas the Apostle
Sunday, June 13, 2021The Second Sunday after Trinity
Sunday, June 20, 2021The Third Sunday after Trinity
Thursday, June 24, 2021Saint John Baptist’s Day
Sunday, June 27, 2021The Fourth Sunday after Trinity 
Tuesday, June 29, 2021Saint Peter’s (and Saint Paul’s) Day
Sunday, July 4, 2021The Fifth Sunday after Trinity
Sunday, July 11, 2021The Sixth Sunday after Trinity
Sunday, July 18, 2021The Seventh Sunday after Trinity 
Thursday, July 22, 2021Saint Mary Magdalene’s Day
Sunday, July 25, 2021The Eighth Sunday after Trinity 
Sunday, July 25, 2021Saint James the Apostle
Sunday, August 1, 2021The Ninth Sunday after Trinity  
Friday, August 6, 2021The Transfiguration
Sunday, August 8, 2021The Tenth Sunday after Trinity 
Sunday, August 15, 2021The Eleventh Sunday after Trinity 
Sunday, August 15, 2021The Blessed Virgin Mary
Sunday, August 22, 2021The Twelfth Sunday after Trinity 
Tuesday, August 24, 2021Saint Bartholomew the Apostle
Sunday, August 29, 2021The Thirteenth Sunday after Trinity  
Sunday, August 29, 2021The Beheading of Saint John Baptist
Sunday, September 5, 2021The Fourteenth Sunday after Trinity 
Sunday, September 12, 2021The Fifteenth Sunday after Trinity 
Tuesday, September 14, 2021Holy Cross Day
Sunday, September 19, 2021The Sixteenth Sunday after Trinity 
Tuesday, September 21, 2021Saint Matthew the Apostle
Thursday, September 23, 2021The Conception of Saint John Baptist
Sunday, September 26, 2021The Seventeenth Sunday after Trinity 
Wednesday, September 29, 2021Saint Michael and All Angels
Sunday, October 3, 2021The Eighteenth Sunday after Trinity 
Sunday, October 10, 2021The Nineteenth Sunday after Trinity 
Sunday, October 17, 2021The Twentieth Sunday after Trinity 
Monday, October 18, 2021Saint Luke the Evangelist
Saturday, October 23, 2021Saint James of Jerusalem
Sunday, October 24, 2021The Twenty-first Sunday after Trinity 
Thursday, October 28, 2021Saint Simon and Saint Jude, Apostles
Sunday, October 31, 2021The Twenty-second Sunday after Trinity 
Monday, November 1, 2021All Saints’ Day
Sunday, November 7, 2021The Twenty-third Sunday after Trinity  
Sunday, November 14, 2021The Twenty-fourth Sunday after Trinity  
Sunday, November 21, 2021The Sunday next before Advent