Candlemas and Ground Hog’s Day

Midwinter’s day is February 2nd and technically the last day of the Christmas season,  This lso brings us the Celtic Imbolc (St Brigid's day was yesterday) and of course the infamous Ground Hog … and so Lent must soon begin:  for Western Christians February 10th; Eastern Christians (Byzantines and Orthodox) its the following month in … Continue reading Candlemas and Ground Hog’s Day

Ground Hogs, Candlemas, MidWinter

Midwinter’s day is February 2nd and technically the last day of the Christmas season, and so also brings us the Celtic Imbolc (St Brigid's day was yesterday) and of course the infamous Ground Hog …Lent soon begins, Western Christians February 18th; Eastern Christians (Byzantines and Orthodox) the following week. How the seasons fly.