November Franciscan Calendar


November – Month of the Holy Souls in Purgatory


1. Feast of All Saints – Holy day of Obligation
2. Commemoration of all of the Faithfully Departed – Plenary Indulgence for the holy souls when one visits a church or chapel and recites a Pater and a Credo
3. Bl. Helen Enselmini, Virgin, the Franciscan 2nd-Order; a "Poor Clare" sister, d. 1231

4. St. Charles Borromeo, Bishop, Franciscan Third Order Secular, d. 1584

5. Feast of the Saints Relics
6. Bl. Margaret of Lorraine, Virgin, the Franciscan 2nd-Order; a "Poor Clare" sister, d. 1521

7. Bl. Raynier of Arezzo, lay brother, religious of the Franciscan 1st Order, d. 1304

8. Bl. John Duns Scotus, Priest, religious of the Franciscan 1st Order, d. 1308

9. Bl. Gabriel Ferritti, Priest, religious of the Franciscan 1st Order, d. 1456

10. Bl. Louis Guanella, Priest, Franciscan Third Order Secular, d. 1915
11. Bl. Mary Crucifixa, Virgin, the Franciscan 3nd-Order; a "Poor Clare" sister, d. 1826

12. Bl. John of Peace, Confessor, religious of the Third-Order Regular [living in community, under a Rule], d. 1340

13. St. Didacus of Alcala, lay brother, religious of the Franciscan 1st Order, d. 1463

14. St. Nicholas Tavelich and Companions, Martyrs, religious of the Franciscan 1st Order, d. 1391

15. Bl. Sebastien de Jesus, lay brother, religious of the Franciscan 1st Order, d. 1734
16. St. Agnes of Assisi, Virgin, the Franciscan 2nd-Order; a "Poor Clare" sister, d. 1253

17. Bl. Jane of Signa, Virgin, Franciscan Third Order Secular, d. 1307

18. Bl. Salome of Cracow, Virgin, the Franciscan 2nd-Order; a "Poor Clare" sister, d. 1268

19. St. Elizabeth of Hungary, Virgin Patroness of Franciscan Third Order Secular, Plenary Indulgence (renewal of Tertiary engagement), d. 1231

20. Bl. Migagros Ortells, Virgin, Capuchin religious, Martyr 1936
21. Feast of the Presentation of the Holy Virgin Mary
22. Bl. Salvator Lilli, Priest, religious of the Franciscan 1st Order, martyr 1895
23. Bl. Marie de Jesus Bon Pasteur, Virgin, religious of the Third-Order Regular [living in community, under a Rule], d. 1902
24. Bl. Timothy Trajonowski, lay brother, Conventual religious, martyr 1942
25. Bl. Humilis of Bisignano, lay brother, religious of the Franciscan 1st Order, d. 1637

26. St. Leonard of Port Maurice, Priest, religious of the Franciscan 1st Order, d. 1751

27. St. Francis Anthony Fasani, Priest, Conventual religious, d. 1742

28. St. James of the March, Priest, religious of the Franciscan 1st Order, d. 1476

29. Saints of the Seraphic Order
30. Bl. Anthony Bonfadini, Priest, religious of the Franciscan 1st Order, d. 1482




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