Marianist Feast Days

January 1: Mary, Mother of God

January 10: Adele Day, Foundress of the Marianist Sisters and the Marianist Family

January 22: Chaminade Day, Founder of the Society of Mary and the Marianist Family

February 2: Presentation of the Lord

March 19: St. Joseph, Husband of Mary, Patron of the Society of Mary

March 25: Feast of the Annunciation

May 12: Mary, Mother of Grace-Pius IX approves of the Society of Mary 1865

May 25: Mary, Help of Christians-Anniversary of the Foundation of the Marianist Sisters in 1816

July 11: St. Benedict-Patriarch of the Society of Mary

August 13: Blessed Jakob Gapp, S.M.

August 15: Assumption of Mary

August 22: Queenship of Mary

September 5: Mary, Queen of Apostles-First Profession of Vows in 1818

September 8: Birth of Mary

September 12: Holy Name of Mary-Patronal Feast of the Society of Mary

September 18 Blessed Carlos Eraña, S.M., Blessed Jesús Hita, S.M., Blessed Fidel Fuidio, S.M.

October 2: Guardian Angels-Anniversary of the Foundation of the Society of Mary

October 10: Marianist World Day of Prayer

October 12: Our Lady of the Pillar-Anniversary of graces received by Father Chaminade in 1797

November 15: Nuestra Senora de la Divina Providencia-Patroness of Puerto Rico

November 21: Presentation of Mary

December 8: Immaculate Conception-Patronal Feast of the Marianist Sisters

December 12: Our Lady of Guadalupe-Patroness of the Americas

December 27: Saint John the Beloved-Patron of the Society of Mary

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