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Feast of the Immaculate Conception in Holy See (Vatican City)

Many Christian communities around the world annually observe the Feast of the Immaculate Conception on December 8. This day is a holy day of obligation in which many Christians, particularly of the Catholic faith, attend special church services for this occasion.

Detail shot of Mary from a stained glass window created in the late 1800's.
Various images depicting the Immaculate Conception often feature the Virgin Mary as a young woman.
Various images depicting the Immaculate Conception often feature the Virgin Mary as a young woman.
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About Feast of the Immaculate Conception

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Feast of the Immaculate Conception Observances

WeekdayDateYearNameHoliday Type
WedDec 82010Feast of the Immaculate ConceptionNational holiday
ThuDec 82011Feast of the Immaculate ConceptionNational holiday
SatDec 82012Feast of the Immaculate ConceptionNational holiday
SunDec 82013Feast of the Immaculate ConceptionNational holiday
MonDec 82014Feast of the Immaculate ConceptionNational holiday
TueDec 82015Feast of the Immaculate ConceptionNational holiday
ThuDec 82016Feast of the Immaculate ConceptionNational holiday
FriDec 82017Feast of the Immaculate ConceptionNational holiday
SatDec 82018Feast of the Immaculate ConceptionNational holiday
SunDec 82019Feast of the Immaculate ConceptionNational holiday
TueDec 82020Feast of the Immaculate ConceptionNational holiday

Quick Facts

The Feast of the Immaculate Conception is a Christian observance on December 8 each year.

Feast of the Immaculate Conception 2018

Saturday, December 8, 2018

Feast of the Immaculate Conception 2019

Sunday, December 8, 2019

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Other holidays in December 2018 in Holy See (Vatican City)

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