Religious Holidays Quiz

Angels A to Z, 2nd Edition
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In the Catholic tradition, what holidays are associated with angels?

  • Before the church calendar was reformed in 1969, each of the three angels mentioned in the Bible had his own feast day.
  • After, St. Michaelís feast become a combined holiday (like Presidentís Day) that is now the celebration of all the angels.
  • The two are celebrated on October 2 and September 29.
  • The Ethiopian and Egyptian Orthodox churches also celebrate the fourth archangel, Uriel.

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