Friday, August 1, 2014

Marian Feast Days of August

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“Marian Feast Days of August”

©2014 James Dacey, Jr. OFS

Marian Feast Days of August

1. Our Lady asks for Establishment of an Order for Redeeming Captives (1218)

2. Our Lady of Angels, Assisi, Italy (13th Century)
3. Our Lady of Bows, London (1071)
4. Our Lady of Dordrecht, Holland, Shrine built by St. Santera
5. St. Mary Major (Our Lady of the Snows), Rome, Italy (352), where Our Savior’s crib is kept
6. Our Lady of Copacabana, Boliva
7. Our Lady of Schiedam, Holland (15th Century)
8. Our Lady of Kuehn, near Brussels, Belgium
9. Our Lady of Oegnies, Brabant, Netherlands
10. Institution of the Order of Our Lady of Mercy, Barcelona, Spain (1218)
11. Our Lady of the Way, St. Charles, Missouri/Charlemagne receives two of Our Lady’s robes from Emperor Nicephorus & Irene (810)
12. Our Lady of Rouen, France
13. Dormition of Our Lady (58)
14. Vigil of the Assumption of Our Lady
15. Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary into Heaven (Feast instituted by Pope Leo IV in 847)
16. Our Lady of Trapani, Sicily
17. Victory of the King of France (Philip the Fair)(1257), imploring the help of Our Lady of Chartres (1304)
18. Coronation of Our Lady
19. Our Lady of the Don, Russia (1380)
20. Our Lady of St. Bernand’s “Ave,” Brabant, Netherlands
21. Our Lady of Knock, Ireland (1879)
22. Feast of the Immaculate Heart of Mary
23. Our Lady of Victory of Valois, France (1328)
24. Our Lady, Health of the Sick/Our Lady of Benoite-Vaux, France
25. Our Lady of Rossano, Calabria, Italy
26. Our Lady de la Treille, Douay, France(1543)
27. Our Lady of Moustier, France/Seven Joys of the Blessed Virgin Mary
28. Our Lady of Kiev, Russia (1240)
29. Our Lady of Clermont, Poland (1380)
30. Our Lady of Carquere, Portugal
31. Our Lady of the Founders, Constantinople

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