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Presentation of the Lord

February 2

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Saint of the Day is used with permission from Franciscan Media (www.FranciscanMedia.org).

On the Feast of the Presentation, the the priest blesses our candles to the Lord’s service for the coming year.

Blessing of Candles on the Feast of the Presentation
Blessing of Candles on the Feast of the Presentation

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February 2
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“Listen carefully, my child, to your master's precepts, and incline the ear of your heart. Receive willingly and carry out effectively your loving father's advice, that by the labor of obedience you may return to Him from whom you had departed by the sloth of disobedience.”
–St. Benedict of Nursia, The Rule of Saint Benedict