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The month of October is dedicated to the Holy Rosary. The Memorial of Our Lady of the Rosary is celebrated on October 7. October falls during the liturgical season known as Ordinary Time, which is represented by the liturgical color green.
The feasts on the General Roman Calendar
celebrated during the month of October 2008
- Therese of the Child Jesus, Memorial2. Guardian Angels, Memorial3. FIRST FRIDAY4. Francis of Assisi, Memorial (also**FIRST SATURDAY*)*5. Twenty-Seventh Sunday in Ordinary Time, Sunday6. Bruno; Bl. Marie Rose Durocher (USA), *Opt. Mem.*7. Our Lady of the Rosary, Memorial12. Twenty-Eighth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Sunday14. Callistus I, *Opt. Mem.*15. Teresa of Jesus, Memorial16. Hedwig; Margaret Mary Alacoque, Opt. Mem. (also "Pope Day" see next Post)17.Ignatius of Antioch, Memorial18. **Luke, Feast19. Twenty-Ninth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Sunday20. Paul of the Cross, *Opt. Mem.*23. John of Capistrano, *Opt. Mem.*24. Anthony Claret, *Opt. Mem.*26. Thirtieth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Sunday28. Simon and Jude, Feast[RIGHT]Overview cont. next Post[/RIGHT]