THE LITURGICAL YEAR
The liturgical year is the calendar for our Catholic church.The green section represents ordinary time. Advent begins on Sunday, December 2nd and lasts until Christmas Day. Christmas lasts 12 days until Epiphany, January 6th. We then enter ordinary time again. On Ash Wednesday, March 6th we begin our journey of Lent which lasts 40 days. The Easter Triduum is from Holy Thursday March 29th , Good Friday March 30th, Holy Saturday March 31st and concluding on Easter Sunday, April 1st The Easter Season lasts for 50 days ending on Pentecost, Sunday, June 9th . We then go back to Ordinary time until Advent.