Saints of the Liturgical Year

General Roman Liturgical Calendar
 For the United States

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Saints by Month of the Liturgical Year

January

February

March

Holy Week & Easter

April

May

Feasts at the Conclusion of the Easter Season

June

July

August

September

October

November


January

1 January: Octave Day of Christmas, Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God – Solemnity

2 January: Saints Basil the Great and Gregory Nazianzen, Bishops and Doctors – Memorial

3 January: The Most Holy Name of Jesus – Optional Memorial

4 January: Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton, Religious – USA Memorial

5 January: Saint John Neumann, Bishop – USA Memorial

Epiphany of the Lord – Solemnity
(celebrated January 6 or on the first Sunday after January 1 in countries where this feast is not a Holy Day of Obligation)

6 January: Saint André Bessette, Religious – USA Optional Memorial

Baptism of the Lord – Feast
Sunday after Epiphany (or, if Epiphany is celebrated on 7 or 8 January, the following Monday)

7 January: Saint Raymond of Penyafort, Priest – Optional Memorial

8 January – All Saints for Today

9 January – All Saints for Today

10 January – All Saints for Today

11 January – All Saints for Today

12 January – All Saints for Today

13 January: Saint Hilary of Poitiers, Bishop and Doctor – Optional Memorial

14 January – All Saints for Today

15 January – All Saints for Today

16 January – All Saints for Today

17 January: Saint Anthony of Egypt, Abbot – Memorial

18 January – All Saints for Today

19 January – All Saints for Today

20 January: Saint Fabian, Pope and Martyr; or Saint Sebastian, Martyr – Optional Memorial

21 January: Saint Agnes, Virgin and Martyr – Memorial

22 January: Saint Vincent, Deacon and Martyr – Optional Memorial
(Celebrated January 23 in the USA)

22 January: Day of Prayer for the Legal Protection of Unborn Children – USA Memorial
(Moved to January 23 when January 22 is a Sunday)

23 January: Saint Marianne Cope, Virgin – USA Optional Memorial

24 January: Saint Francis de Sales, Bishop and Doctor – Memorial

25 January: The Conversion of Saint Paul, Apostle – Feast

26 January: Saints Timothy and Titus, Bishops – Memorial

27 January: Saint Angela Merici, Virgin – Optional Memorial

28 January: Saint Thomas Aquinas, Priest and Doctor – Memorial

29 January – All Saints for Today

30 January – All Saints for Today

31 January: Saint John Bosco, Priest – Memorial

February

1 February – All Saints for Today

2 February: Presentation of the Lord – Feast

3 February: Saint Blase, Bishop and Martyr, or Saint Ansgar, Bishop – Optional Memorial

4 February – All Saints for Today

5 February: Saint Agatha, Virgin and Martyr – Memorial

6 February: Saints Paul Miki and Companions, Martyrs – Memorial

7 February – All Saints for Today

8 February: Saint Jerome Emiliani, Priest, or Saint Josephine Bakhita, Virgin – Optional Memorial

9 February – All Saints for Today

10 February: Saint Scholastica, Virgin – Memorial

11 February: Our Lady of Lourdes – Optional Memorial

12 February – All Saints for Today

13 February – All Saints for Today

14 February: Saints Cyril, Monk, and Methodius, Bishop – Memorial

15 February – All Saints for Today

16 February – All Saints for Today

17 February: Seven Holy Founders of the Servite Order – Optional Memorial

18 February – All Saints for Today

19 February – All Saints for Today

20 February – All Saints for Today

21 February: Saint Peter Damian, Bishop and Doctor of the Church – Optional Memorial

22 February: Chair of Saint Peter, Apostle – Feast

23 February: Saint Polycarp, Bishop and Martyr – Memorial

24 February – All Saints for Today

25 February – All Saints for Today

26 February – All Saints for Today

27 February – All Saints for Today

28 February – All Saints for Today

29 February – All Saints for Today

March

Ash Wednesday
February 14, 2018
March 6, 2019

1 March – All Saints for Today

2 March – All Saints for Today

3 March: Saint Katharine Drexel, Virgin – USA Optional Memorial

4 March: Saint Casimir – Optional Memorial

5 March – All Saints for Today

6 March – All Saints for Today

7 March: Saints Perpetua and Felicity, Martyrs – Memorial

8 March: Saint John of God, Religious – Optional Memorial

9 March: Saint Frances of Rome, Religious – Optional Memorial

10 March – All Saints for Today

11 March – All Saints for Today

12 March – All Saints for Today

13 March – All Saints for Today

14 March – All Saints for Today

15 March – All Saints for Today

16 March – All Saints for Today

17 March: Saint Patrick, Bishop – Optional Memorial

18 March: Saint Cyril of Jerusalem, Bishop and Doctor – Optional Memorial

19 March: Saint Joseph Husband of the Blessed Virgin Mary – Solemnity

20 March – All Saints for Today

21 March – All Saints for Today

22 March – All Saints for Today

23 March: Saint Turibius of Mogrovejo, Bishop – Optional Memorial

24 March – All Saints for Today

25 March: Annunciation of the Lord – Solemnity

26 March – All Saints for Today

27 March – All Saints for Today

28 March – All Saints for Today

29 March – All Saints for Today

30 March – All Saints for Today

31 March – All Saints for Today

Holy Week & Easter 

Palm Sunday of the Lord’s Passion
Sixth Sunday of Lent

Holy Thursday

Good Friday

Holy Saturday

Easter Sunday

Divine Mercy Sunday
Eighth Day of of the Octave of Easter

April

1 April – All Saints for Today

2 April: Saint Francis of Paola, Hermit – Optional Memorial

2 April – All Saints for Today

4 April: Saint Isidore, Bishop and Doctor of the Church – Optional Memorial

5 April: Saint Vincent Ferrer, Priest – Optional Memorial

6 April – All Saints for Today

7 April: Saint John Baptist de la Salle, Priest – Memorial

8 April – All Saints for Today

9 April – All Saints for Today

10 April – All Saints for Today

11 April: Saint Stanislaus, Bishop and Martyr – Memorial

12 April – All Saints for Today

13 April: Saint Martin I, Pope and Martyr – Optional Memorial

14 April – All Saints for Today

15 April – All Saints for Today

16 April – All Saints for Today

17 April – All Saints for Today

18 April – All Saints for Today

19 April – All Saints for Today

20 April – All Saints for Today

21 April: Saint Anselm of Canterbury, Bishop and Doctor of the Church – Optional Memorial

22 April – All Saints for Today

23 April: Saint George, Martyr, or Saint Adalbert, Bishop and Martyr – Optional Memorial

24 April: Saint Fidelis of Sigmaringen, Priest and Martyr – Optional Memorial

25 April: Saint Mark the Evangelist – Feast

26 April – All Saints for Today

27 April – All Saints for Today

28 April: Saint Peter Chanel, Priest and Martyr; or Saint Louis Grignon de Montfort, Priest – Optional Memorial

29 April: Saint Catherine of Siena, Virgin and Doctor of the Church – Memorial

30 April: Saint Pius V, Pope – Optional Memorial

May

1 May: Saint Joseph the Worker – Optional Memorial

2 May: Saint Athanasius, Bishop and Doctor – Memorial

3 May: Saints Philip and James, Apostles – Feast

4 May – All Saints for Today

5 May – All Saints for Today

6 May – All Saints for Today

7 May – All Saints for Today

8 May – All Saints for Today

9 May – All Saints for Today

10 May: Saint Damien de Veuster of Moloka’i, Priest – USA Optional Memorial

11 May – All Saints for Today

12 May: Saints Nereus and Achilleus, Martyrs or Saint Pancras, Martyr – Optional Memorial

13 May: Our Lady of Fatima – Optional Memorial

14 May: Saint Matthias the Apostle – Feast

15 May: Saint Isidore – USA Optional Memorial

16 May – All Saints for Today

17 May – All Saints for Today

18 May: Saint John I, Pope and Martyr – Optional Memorial

19 May – All Saints for Today

20 May: Saint Bernardine of Siena, Priest – Optional Memorial

21 May: Saint Christopher Magallanes, Priest and Martyr and Companions, Martyrs – Optional Memorial

22 May: Saint Rita of Cascia – Optional Memorial

23 May – All Saints for Today

24 May – All Saints for Today

25 May: Saint Bede the Venerable, Priest and Doctor; or Saint Gregory VII, Pope, Religious or Saint Mary Magdalene de Pazzi, Virgin – Optional Memorial

26 May: Saint Philip Neri, Priest – Memorial

27 May: Saint Augustine of Canterbury, Bishop – Optional Memorial

28 May – All Saints for Today

29 May – All Saints for Today

30 May – All Saints for Today

31 May: Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary – Feast

Feasts at the Conclusion of the Easter Season

The Ascension of the Lord
Thursday of the Sixth Week of Easter or on the Seventh Sunday of Easter

Pentecost Sunday
Sunday after the Seventh Week of Easter

First Sunday after Pentecost: The Most Holy Trinity – Solemnity

The Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ – Solemnity
Thursday after Holy Trinity or, where this is not a holy day of obligation, on the following Sunday
In the United States it is always transferred to the Sunday after the Most Holy Trinity

Sacred Heart of Jesus – Solemnity
Friday following the second Sunday after Pentecost

Immaculate Heart of Mary – Memorial
Saturday following the second Sunday after Pentecost

June

1 June: Saint Justin Martyr – Memorial

2 June: Saints Marcellinus and Peter, Martyrs – Optional Memorial

3 June: Saints Charles Lwanga and Companions, Martyrs – Memorial

4 June – All Saints for Today

5 June: Saint Boniface, Bishop and Martyr – Memorial

6 June: Saint Norbert, Bishop – Optional Memorial

7 June – All Saints for Today

8 June – All Saints for Today

9 June: Saint Ephrem, Deacon and Doctor – Optional Memorial

10 June – All Saints for Today

11 June: Saint Barnabas the Apostle – Memorial

12 June – All Saints for Today

13 June: Saint Anthony of Padua, Priest and Doctor – Memorial

14 June – All Saints for Today

15 June – All Saints for Today

16 June – All Saints for Today

17 June – All Saints for Today

18 June – All Saints for Today

19 June: Saint Romuald, Abbot – Optional Memorial

20 June – All Saints for Today

21 June: Saint Aloysius Gonzaga, Religious – Memorial

22 June: Saint Paulinus of Nola, Bishop or Saints John Fisher, Bishop and Martyr and Thomas More, Martyr – Optional Memorial

23 June – All Saints for Today

24 June: Birth of Saint John the Baptist – Solemnity

25 June – All Saints for Today

26 June: Saint Josemaría Escrivá, Priest – Optional Memorial

27 June: Saint Cyril of Alexandria, Bishop and Doctor – Optional Memorial

28 June: Saint Irenaeus, Bishop and Martyr – Memorial

29 June: Saints Peter and Paul, Apostles – Solemnity

30 June: First Martyrs of the Church of Rome – Optional Memorial

July

1 July: Saint Junipero Serra, Priest – USA Optional Memorial

2 July – All Saints for Today

3 July: Saint Thomas the Apostle – Feast

4 July: Independence Day – USA Optional Memorial

4 July: Saint Elizabeth of Portugal – Optional Memorial
(Celebrated July 5 in the USA)

5 July: Saint Anthony Zaccaria, Priest – Optional Memorial

6 July: Saint Maria Goretti, Virgin and Martyr – Optional Memorial

7 July – All Saints for Today

8 July – All Saints for Today

9 July: Saint Augustine Zhao Rong and Companions, Martyrs – Optional Memorial

10 July – All Saints for Today

11 July: Saint Benedict, Abbot – Memorial

12 July – All Saints for Today

13 July: Saint Henry – Optional Memorial

14 July: Saint Camillus de Lellis, Priest – Optional Memorial
(In the United States this memorial is transferred to July 18)

14 July: Saint Kateri Tekakwitha, Virgin – USA Memorial

15 July: Saint Bonaventure, Bishop and Doctor – Memorial

16 July: Our Lady of Mount Carmel – Optional Memorial

17 July – All Saints for Today

18 July Saint Camillus de Lellis, Priest – USA Optional Memorial

19 July – All Saints for Today

20 July: Saint Apollinaris, Bishop and Martyr – Optional Memorial

21 July: Saint Lawrence of Brindisi, Priest and Doctor – Optional Memorial

22 July: Saint Mary Magdalene – Feast

23 July: Saint Bridget of Sweden, Religious – Optional Memorial

24 July: Saint Sharbel Makhluf, Priest, Hermit – Optional Memorial

25 July: Saint James, Apostle – Feast

26 July: Saints Joachim and Anne – Memorial

27 July – All Saints for Today

28 July – All Saints for Today

29 July: Saint Martha – Memorial

30 July: Saint Peter Chrysologus, Bishop and Doctor – Optional Memorial

31 July: Saint Ignatius of Loyola, Priest – Memorial

August

1 August: Saint Alphonsus Maria de Liguori, Bishop and Doctor of the Church – Memorial

2 August: Saint Eusebius of Vercelli, Bishop, or Saint Peter Julian Eymard, Priest – Optional Memorial

3 August – All Saints for Today

4 August: Saint Jean Vianney (the Curé of Ars), Priest – Memorial

5 August: Dedication of the Basilica of Saint Mary Major – Optional Memorial

6 August: Transfiguration of the Lord – Feast

7 August: Saint Sixtus II, Pope and Martyr, and Companions, Martyrs, or Saint Cajetan, Priest – Optional Memorial

8 August: Saint Dominic, Priest – Memorial

9 August: Saint Teresa Benedicta of the Cross (Edith Stein), Virgin and Martyr – Optional Memorial

10 August: Saint Lawrence, Deacon and Martyr – Feast

11 August: Saint Clare, Virgin – Memorial

12 August: Saint Jane Frances de Chantal, Religious – Optional Memorial

13 August: Saints Pontian, Pope and Hippolytus, Priest, Martyrs – Optional Memorial

14 August: Saint Maximilian Mary Kolbe, Priest and Martyr – Memorial

15 August: Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary – Solemnity

16 August: Saint Stephen of Hungary – Optional Memorial

17 August – All Saints for Today

18 August – All Saints for Today

19 August: Saint John Eudes, Priest – Optional Memorial

20 August: Saint Bernard of Clairvaux, Abbot and Doctor of the Church – Memorial

21 August: Saint Pius X, Pope – Memorial

22 August: Queenship of Blessed Virgin Mary – Memorial

23 August: Saint Rose of Lima, Virgin – Optional Memorial

24 August: Saint Bartholomew the Apostle – Feast

25 August: Saint Louis or Saint Joseph of Calasanz, Priest – Optional Memorial

26 August – All Saints for Today

27 August: Saint Monica – Memorial

28 August: Saint Augustine of Hippo, Bishop and Doctor of the Church – Memorial

29 August: The Beheading of Saint John the Baptist, Martyr – Memorial

30 August – All Saints for Today

31 August – All Saints for Today

September

1 September – All Saints for Today

2 September – All Saints for Today

3 September: Saint Gregory the Great, Pope and Doctor – Memorial

4 September – All Saints for Today

5 September – All Saints for Today

6 September – All Saints for Today

7 September – All Saints for Today

8 September: Birth of the Blessed Virgin Mary – Feast

9 September: Saint Peter Claver, Priest – USA Memorial

10 September – All Saints for Today

11 September – All Saints for Today

12 September: Holy Name of the Blessed Virgin Mary – Optional Memorial

13 September: Saint John Chrysostom, Bishop and Doctor – Memorial

14 September: Exaltation of the Holy Cross – Feast

15 September: Our Lady of Sorrows – Memorial

16 September: Saints Cornelius, Pope, and Cyprian. Bishop, Martyrs – Memorial

17 September: Saint Robert Bellarmine, Bishop and Doctor – Optional Memorial

18 September – All Saints for Today

19 September: Saint Januarius, Bishop and Martyr – Optional Memorial

20 September – Sts. Andrew Kim Tae-gŏn, Priest, and Paul Chŏng Ha-sang, and Companions, Martyrs – Memorial

21 September: Saint Matthew the Evangelist, Apostle, Evangelist – Feast

22 September – All Saints for Today

23 September: Saint Pio of Pietrelcina (Padre Pio), Priest – Memorial

24 September – All Saints for Today

25 September – All Saints for Today

26 September: Saints Cosmas and Damian, Martyrs – Optional Memorial

27 September: Saint Vincent de Paul, Priest – Memorial

28 September: Saint Wenceslaus, Martyr or Saints Lawrence Ruiz and Companions, Martyrs – Optional Memorial

29 September: Saints Michael, Gabriel and Raphael, Archangels – Feast

30 September: Saint Jerome, Priest and Doctor – Memorial

October

1 October: Saint Thérèse of the Child Jesus, Virgin and Doctor – Memorial

2 October: Guardian Angels – Memorial

3 October – All Saints for Today

4 October: Saint Francis of Assisi – Memorial

5 October: Blessed Francis Xavier Seelos, Priest – USA Optional Memorial

6 October: Saint Bruno, Priest – Optional Memorial

or

6 October: Blessed Marie Rose Durocher, Virgin – USA Optional Memorial

7 October: Our Lady of the Rosary – Memorial

8 October – All Saints for Today

9 October: Saint Denis, Bishop and Companions, Martyrs or Saint John Leonardi, Priest – Optional Memorial

10 October – All Saints for Today

11 October: Saint John XXIII, Pope – Optional Memorial

12 October – All Saints for Today

13 October – All Saints for Today

14 October: Saint Callistus I, Pope and Martyr – Optional Memorial

15 October: Saint Teresa of Jesus, Virgin and Doctor – Memorial

16 October: Saint Hedwig, Religious or Saint Margaret Mary Alacoque, Virgin – Optional Memorial

17 October: Saint Ignatius of Antioch, Bishop and Martyr – Memorial

18 October: Saint Luke the Evangelist – Feast

19 October: Saints Jean de Brébeuf, Isaac Jogues, Priests and Martyrs; and their Companions, Martyrs – USA: Memorial

20 October: Saint Paul of the Cross, Priest – USA: Optional Memorial

21 October – All Saints for Today

22 October: Saint John Paul II, Pope – Optional Memorial

23 October: Saint John of Capistrano, Priest – Optional Memorial

24 October: Saint Anthony Mary Claret, Bishop – Optional Memorial

25 October – All Saints for Today

26 October – All Saints for Today

27 October – All Saints for Today

28 October: Saint Simon and Saint Jude, Apostles – Feast

29 October – All Saints for Today

30 October – All Saints for Today

31 October – All Saints for Today

November

1 November: All Saints – Solemnity

2 November: All Souls Day – Commemoration

3 November: Saint Martin de Porres, Religious – Optional Memorial

4 November: Saint Charles Borromeo, Bishop – Memorial

5 November – All Saints for Today

6 November – All Saints for Today

7 November – All Saints for Today

8 November – All Saints for Today

9 November: Dedication of the Lateran Basilica – Feast

10 November: Saint Leo the Great, Pope and Doctor – Memorial

11 November: Saint Martin of Tours, Bishop – Memorial

12 November: Saint Josaphat, Bishop and Martyr – Memorial

13 November: Saint Frances Xavier Cabrini, Virgin – USA Memorial

14 November – All Saints for Today

15 November: Saint Albert the Great, Bishop and Doctor – Optional Memorial

16 November: Saint Margaret of Scotland or Saint Gertrude the Great, Virgin – Optional Memorial

17 November: Saint Elizabeth of Hungary, Religious – Memorial

18 November: Dedication of the Basilicas of Saints Peter and Paul, Apostles – Optional Memorial

or

18 November: Saint Rose Philippine Duchesne, Virgin – USA Optional Memorial

19 November – All Saints for Today

20 November – All Saints for Today

21 November: Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary – Memorial

22 November: Saint Cecilia. Virgin and Martyr – Memorial

23 November: Saint Clement I, Pope and Martyr – Optional Memorial

or

23 November: Blessed Miguel Agustín Pro, Priest and Martyr – USA Optional Memorial

or

23 November Saint Columban, Abbot – Optional Memorial

24 November: Saint Andrew Dung-Lac, Priest and his Companions, Martyrs – Memorial

25 November: Saint Catherine of Alexandria, Virgin and Martyr – Optional Memorial

USA: Thanksgiving Day, Fourth Thursday in November – Optional Memorial

26 November – All Saints for Today

27 November – All Saints for Today

28 November – All Saints for Today

29 November – All Saints for Today

30 November: Saint Andrew the Apostle – Feast

Last Sunday in Ordinary Time (last Sunday before 27 November): Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe – Solemnity

December

1 December – All Saints for Today

2 December – All Saints for Today

3 December: Saint Francis Xavier, Priest – Memorial

4 December: Saint John Damascene, Priest, Religious and Doctor – Optional Memorial

5 December – All Saints for Today

6 December: Saint Nicholas, Bishop – Optional Memorial

7 December: Saint Ambrose, Bishop and Doctor – Memorial

8 December: Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary – Solemnity
(Patronal Feast of the United States – Always a Holy Day of Obligation)

9 December: Saint Juan Diego, Hermit – Optional Memorial

10 December – All Saints for Today

11 December: Saint Damasus I, Pope – Optional Memorial

12 December: Our Lady of Guadalupe – USA Feast

13 December: Saint Lucy of Syracuse, Virgin and Martyr – Memorial

14 December: Saint John of the Cross, Priest and Doctor – Memorial

15 December – All Saints for Today

16 December – All Saints for Today

17 December – All Saints for Today

18 December – All Saints for Today

19 December – All Saints for Today

20 December – All Saints for Today

21 December: Saint Peter Canisius, Priest and Doctor – Optional Memorial

22 December – All Saints for Today

23 December: Saint John of Kanty, Priest – Optional Memorial

24 December – All Saints for Today

25 December: Nativity of the Lord – Solemnity

26 December: Saint Stephen, the First Martyr – Feast

27 December: Saint John the Apostle and Evangelist – Feast

28 December: Holy Innocents, Martyrs – Feast

29 December: Saint Thomas Becket, Bishop and Martyr – Optional Memorial

30 December – All Saints for Today

31 December: Saint Sylvester I, Pope – Optional Memorial

The Holy Family of Jesus, Mary, and Joseph – Feast
Sunday within the Octave of Christmas (or, if there is no such Sunday, 30 December)