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Why isn’t the Annunciation Celebrated Today?

Mar 25, 2024

Every March 25, the solemnity of the Annunciation of the Lord is celebrated in the Catholic Church. But not this year.

Pope Francis prays at the Sanctuary of Our Lady of Fatima in Portugal on May 12, 2017. | Vatican Media.

Renew Consecration to Immaculate Heart of Mary on March 25: Pope Francis to Catholics

Mar 22, 2023

Pope Francis has invited Catholics to annually renew an act of consecration to the Immaculate Heart of Mary on March 25.