Religious Observances Events

November 28, 2021

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Advent begins (Christmas Fast: E - New Calendar)

Sun, Nov 28, 2021

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The Christmas Fast is the 40 day period before Christmas, ending on Christmas Eve. The New Calendar locates Christmas on December 25, the Old Calendar on January 7. (Eastern Churches)

Eve of Ḥanukkah

Sun, Nov 28, 2021

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Observance begins at sundown. The Feast of Lights (Feast of Dedication) is celebrated for eight days to commemorate the rededication of the Temple following the Jews' victory over occupying forces...

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