THE HOLY-DAYS OF OBLIGATION

ALL the SUNDAYS of the Year, and the following Holy-days: CHRISTMAS-DAY, EPIPHANY-DAY, CANDLEMAS-DAY, ASH WEDNESDAY, LADY-DAY, MAUNDY THURSDAY, GOOD FRIDAY, HOLY SATURDAY, ASCENSION-DAY, CORPUS CHRISTI, ASSUMPTION-DAY, MICHAELMAS-DAY, and ALL SAINTS DAY, are the appointed HOLY-DAYS OF OBLIGATION upon which days the Christian faithful are obliged to attend the celebration of the HOLY EUCHARIST or the appropriate celebration of DIVINE SERVICE.

THE DAYS OF
NATIONAL THANKSGIVING

ACCESSION-DAY

The Sixth Day of February, being the Day on which

Her Most Gracious Majesty Queen ELIZABETH the Second began her happy Reign.

VICTORIA-DAY

The Twenty-fourth Day of May, being the Birthday of

Her Late Most Excellent Majesty Queen Victoria, of Blessed Memory;

and the Day on which is observed in the Dominion of Canada the Birthday of

Her Most Gracious Majesty Queen ELIZABETH the Second.

DOMINION-DAY

The First Day of July, being the Day on which

the Provinces of British North America were Confederated,

thereby establishing the Dominion of Canada.

THANKSGIVING-DAY

The Second Monday in October, being the Day on which

the people of the Dominion of Canada render humble thanks to

ALMIGHTY GOD

for all the Blessings which they have received.
 

A DAY OF SOLEMN REMEMBRANCE

REMEMBRANCE-DAY

The Eleventh Day of November, being the Day on which

the people of Canada solemnly remember all those who gave of their lives,

and all those who made the Supreme Sacrifice, in time of War, in the service of

ALMIGHTY GOD, their Sovereign, their Country and the Commonwealth.