Immaculate Conception

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Roman Catholic holy day first celebrated in 1854

(Christianity) the Roman Catholic dogma that God preserved the Virgin Mary from any stain of original sin from the moment she was conceived

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She was secretary for many years of the Auxiliary Guild of the Sisters of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary.
One of her emblems is the hortus conclusus, an embroidered circle symbolizing the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin.
1854: Pope Pius IX declared the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary to be an article of faith.
The following religious holy days are also official national holidays: Holy Thursday, Good Friday, Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary (August 15), Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary (December 8), and Christmas.
Peter's--is known for the First Vatican Council, promulgation of the doctrine of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary, and defining the dogma of Papal Infallibility.
The official patroness of the city is the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary.
Contract notice: Delivery of multimedia system and its installation, configuration and training of users and generate instructions for the parish of the immaculate conception of the blessed virgin mary and st.