Tuesday January 16, 2018

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Sacred Heart

Sacred Heart is celebrated 10 weeks and 1 day after Easter Sunday so that every time it occurs on a Monday. It is a feast that honors the love of Jesus.

Celebration\ Observance

To honor his love many Colombians have a feast with family and friends to show their love for one another. It is a national holiday in Columbia to which most get the day off in honor of Christ's love.


The holiday started as one to worship the sacred wounds that Jesus received on the cross, but eventually was turned to celebrating his love. The holiday spread from Spain to Colombia due to the Jesuits and their focus on spreading Christianity.

Yearly Calendars

Provides calendars for the calendar year for Columbia.

Holiday Dates for the Year

Provides the dates for holidays for the calendar year for Columbia.

Holiday Countdown for the Year

For a count of the number of days for upcoming and past holiday dates for the calendar year for Columbia.


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