Memorial of the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary

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November 21 — “It is an ancient tradition, that the Blessed Virgin Mary was solemnly offered to God in the temple in her infancy. This festival of the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin, or, as it is often called by the Greeks, the entrance of the Blessed Virgin into the Temple, is mentioned in the most ancient Greek Menologies extant.” Rev. Alban Butler. To learn more go to: http://www.ewtn.com/saintsHoly/saints/P/presentationoftheblessedvirginmary.asp