Dates for your diary

IMPORTANT DATES FOR YOUR DIARY 

High Days & Holy Days for Feb 2018

1 Brigid of Ireland - compassion and love

2 The Presentation of Christ in the Temple/ Candlemas

3 Anskar - the busy evangelist

3 Blaise – the cure for sore throats

4 Phileas – brave bishop/martyr of Egypt

6 The Martyrs of Japan - courage in persecution

8 Kew and the wild boar

10 Scholastica - the persuasive sister

11 Caedmon - the poetic shepherd

14 ASH WEDNESDAY & St Valentine’s Day

17 Janani Luwum, Archbishop and martyr of Uganda

22 Margaret of Cortona – sad search for acceptance and love

23 Polycarp - the faithful servant who would not deny his Lord

24 Matthias the Apostle - the chosen one

27 Gabriel Possenti – and the enjoyment of romance

27 George Herbert, priest and poet 1633