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Corpus Christi in Brazil

Corpus Christi is a Christian observance that honors the Holy Eucharist. It is also known as the Feast of the Most Holy Body of Christ, as well as the Day of Wreaths.

Is Corpus Christi a Public Holiday?

Corpus Christi is a public holiday. It is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are closed.

Bread and wine offered for Communion
Bread and wine are usually offered during Communion, or Eucharist, on Corpus Christi.
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About Corpus Christi

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Corpus Christi Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2010ThuJun 3Corpus ChristiNational Holiday
2011ThuJun 23Corpus ChristiNational Holiday
2012ThuJun 7Corpus ChristiNational Holiday
2013ThuMay 30Corpus ChristiNational Holiday
2014ThuJun 19Corpus ChristiOptional Holiday
2015ThuJun 4Corpus ChristiOptional Holiday
2016ThuMay 26Corpus ChristiOptional Holiday
2017ThuJun 15Corpus ChristiOptional Holiday
2018ThuMay 31Corpus ChristiOptional Holiday
2019ThuJun 20Corpus ChristiOptional Holiday
2020ThuJun 11Corpus ChristiOptional Holiday

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