The Octave of Pentecost: Missing in action or still available?

Posted June 11, 2017 10:24 pm by Editor

The Octave of Pentecost: Missing in action or still available?

This week I have been celebrating votive Masses of the Holy Spirit. Why? It is my way of recovering the Octave of Pentecost, lost in 1970. There are certain feasts so important that the Church celebrates them with an Octave. Currently we only have two: Christmas and Easter. Strangely, in 1970, the Octave of Pentecost was dropped…

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