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The principal festivals are: 

Christmas Day
The Epiphany
The Presentation of Christ in the Temple
The Annunciation of Our Lord to the Blessed Virgin Mary
Easter Day
Ascension Day
Pentecost (Whit Sunday)
Trinity Sunday
All Saints' Day

The principal feasts are: 

The Naming and Circumcision of Jesus (1 January)
The Baptism of Christ (Epiphany 1 or, when 6 January is a Sunday, on 7 January)
The Conversion of Paul (25 January)
Joseph of Nazareth (19 March)
George, Martyr, Patron of England (23 April)
Mark the Evangelist (25 April)
Philip and James, Apostles (1 May)
Matthias the Apostle (14 May)
The Visit of the Blessed Virgin Mary to Elizabeth (31 May)
Barnabas the Apostle (11 June)
The Birth of John the Baptist (24 June)
Peter and Paul, Apostles (29 June)
Thomas the Apostle (3 July)
Mary Magdalene (22 July)
James the Apostle (25 July)
The Transfiguration of Our Lord (6 August)
The Blessed Virgin Mary (15 August)
Bartholomew the Apostle (24 August)
Holy Cross Day (14 September)
Matthew, Apostle and Evangelist (21 September)
Michael and All Angels (29 September)
Luke the Evangelist (18 October)
Simon and Jude, Apostles (28 October)
Christ the King (Sunday next before Advent)
Andrew the Apostle (30 November)
Stephen, Deacon, First Martyr (26 December)
John, Apostle and Evangelist (27 December)
The Holy Innocents (28 December)