13 January

13 January Feast of Baptism of our Lord. cf. http://www.vatican.va/holy_father/john_paul_ii/angelus/2002/documents/hf_jp-ii_ang_20020113_en.html Baptism of the Lord (Christian) Commemorates the baptism of Jesus in the River Jordan by John the Baptist. Occurs on the first Sunday after Epiphany. Catholics and Episcopalians celebrate this Holy Day, but Eastern Christianity celebrates Jesus’ baptism at Epiphany. www.walsall.gov.uk/multi_faith_calendar_2008_.pdf 13 January - 14 January