Saturday, October 1, 2011

Guardian Angels: Solemnity, 1st Sunday in October (by papal privilege)

My good angel,
do not abandon me.
Vve. Bouasse Lebel, Paris
Pl. 565

Feast of the Guardian Angels
"...Although October 2 has been fixed for this feast in the Roman calendar, it is kept, by papal privilege, in Germany and many other places on the first Sunday (computed ecclesiastically) of September, and is celebrated with special solemnity and generally with an octave."

Catholic Encyclopedia

Guardian Angels ~ Small Album