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Do you celebrate Candlemas?

Feb. 2 is called Candlemas in the Catholic Church....The feast of the Presentation of our Lord is the modern name I believe....

 
Anna92464

Asked by Anna92464 at 8:46 AM on Jan. 28, 2011 in Religion & Beliefs

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Answers (10)
  • Yes we do. Time for new blessed candles.
    oldermomof5

    Answer by oldermomof5 at 10:11 AM on Jan. 28, 2011

  • I celebrate Imbolc which falls on the first or second.
    kitchenwitch78

    Answer by kitchenwitch78 at 8:52 AM on Jan. 28, 2011

  • I also celebrate Imbolc. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Imbolc

    meandrphoto

    Answer by meandrphoto at 9:46 AM on Jan. 28, 2011

  • I celebrate Imbolc which falls on the first or second. [kitchenwitch]


    Same here

    SpiritedWitch

    Answer by SpiritedWitch at 10:14 AM on Jan. 28, 2011

  • No, I'm Southern Baptist and we don't observe that holiday.
    missanc

    Answer by missanc at 10:30 AM on Jan. 28, 2011

  • No. I have actually never heard of it.
    Snewo

    Answer by Snewo at 11:40 AM on Jan. 28, 2011

  • I, too, celebrate the original holiday, Imbolc.
    MamaK88

    Answer by MamaK88 at 12:28 PM on Jan. 28, 2011

  • "I, too, celebrate the original holiday, Imbolc."

    I also celebrate Imbolc
    flower_angel

    Answer by flower_angel at 1:19 PM on Jan. 28, 2011

  • My religion doesn't, but we have Thorrablot this weekend instead.
    NotPanicking

    Answer by NotPanicking at 2:51 PM on Jan. 28, 2011

  • Candlemas? No, I'm not Catholic. However I do celebrate Imbolc.
    SabrinaMBowen

    Answer by SabrinaMBowen at 4:52 PM on Jan. 28, 2011

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