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The Church Year, 2014

Year A of the Revised Common Lectionary

These are the major dates of the Christian Church Year for 2013 - 2014,
beginning with Advent in 2013.

The Season of Advent (December 1 - 24, 2013)

First Sunday of Advent: December 1
Second Sunday of Advent: December 8
Third Sunday of Advent: December 15
Fourth Sunday of Advent: December 22

The Season of Christmas (December 25, 2013 – January 5, 2014

Christmas Day: December 25, 2013
First Sunday of Christmas: December 29, 2013
Holy Name: January 1, 2014
Second Sunday of Christmas: January 5, 2014

The Season of Epiphany (January 6 – March 4, 2014)

Epiphany: January 6
Baptism of Our Lord: January 12
Transfiguration (Last Sunday in Epiphany): March 2
Shrove Tuesday/Mardi Gras: March 4

The Season of Lent (March 5 – April 19, 2014)

Ash Wednesday: March 5
First Sunday in Lent: March 9

Holy Week (April 13 - April 19 [20], 2014, including Palm/Passion Sunday)

Palm/Passion Sunday: April 13
Maundy Thursday: April 17
Good Friday: April 18
Holy Saturday: April 19

The Season of Easter (April 20 – June 7, 2014)

Easter Sunday: April 20
Ascension Day: May 29
Pentecost: June 8

Ordinary Time/Season After Pentecost (June 9 – November 29, 2014)

Trinity Sunday: June 15 (some traditions include with Pentecost)
All Saints Day: November 1
Christ the King: November 23

The Season of Advent (November 30 – December 24, 2014)

(Begins Year B)

First Sunday of Advent: November 30
Second Sunday of Advent: December 7
Third Sunday of Advent: December 14
Fourth Sunday of Advent: December 21

Dates of the Church Year, RCL Year A, 2014 (2013-2014)
Dates of the Church Year, RCL Year B, 2015 (2014-2015)
Dates of the Church Year, RCL Year C, 2013 (2012-2013)

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