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
The Sixth Day ofFebruary, being the Day on which
Her Most Gracious Majesty QueenELIZABETH the Second began her happy Reign.
The Twenty-fourth Day ofMay, being the Birthday of
Her Late Most Excellent Majesty QueenVictoria, of Blessed Memory;
and the Day on which is observed in the Dominion of Canada the Birthday of
Her Most Gracious Majesty QueenELIZABETH the Second.
The First Day ofJuly, being the Day on which
the Provinces of British North America were Confederated,
thereby establishing the Dominion ofCanada.
The Second Monday inOctober, being the Day on which
the people of the Dominion of Canada render humble thanks to
for all the Blessings which they have received.
A DAY OF SOLEMN REMEMBRANCE
The Eleventh Day ofNovember, 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.