Announcement of Easter
and the Moveable Feasts
(for the year 2013)
On the thirteenth day of February will fall Ash Wednesday,
and the beginning of the fast of the most sacred Lenten season.
On the thirty-first day of March you will celebrate with joy
the Paschal feast of our Lord Jesus Christ.
[In those places where the Ascension is observed on Thursday:
On the ninth day of May will be the Ascension of our Lord Jesus Christ.]
[In those places where the Ascension is transferred to the Seventh Sunday of Easter:
On the twelfth day of May will be the Ascension of our Lord Jesus Christ.]
On the nineteenth day of May, the feast of Pentecost.
On the second day of June, the feast of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ.
On the first day of December, the First Sunday of the Advent of our Lord Jesus Christ,
to whom is honor and glory for ever and ever.