Candlemas

Candlemas

We will be commemorating Candlemas on the Eve of The Presentation with a service of Holy Eucharist, Friday, February 2nd at 6:30pm including candle blessing. Candlemas commemorates the presentation of Jesus and the purification of Mary in the Jerusalem Temple forty days after Jesus’ birth, in accordance with the requirements of Jewish law (Lv 12:2-8). The feast is celebrated about forty days after Christmas. According to the account of Lk…Keep Reading