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“Trinity” by Douglas Blanchard

Jesus in Love celebrates religious and spiritual holidays, holy days, feast days, festivals, anniversaries, liturgical seasons and other occasions of special interest to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (LGBT) and queer people of faith and our allies.  Click for reflections on the holidays by Kittredge Cherry at the Jesus in Love Blog. This calendar is a work in progress. 


Jan. 1 - Bridge of Light: Welcome the New Year with rainbow candles!

Jan. 6 - Epiphany: 3 kings or 3 queens?

Jan. 27 - International Holocaust Remembrance Day: We all wear the triangle

Feb/Mar - Ash Wednesday:  Queer martyrs rise from the ashes

Mar/Apr - Holy Week/Easter: Gay Passion of Christ series with art by Douglas Blanchard

Mar 25- Annunciation Day: Mary’s ecstasy

April - Day of Silence: Stop bullying God’s LGBTQ youth

April 22 - Earth Day: LGBTQ theologians join in protecting the environment


May/June - Pentecost: Holy Spirit brings LGBT visions

May 17 - International Day Against Homophobia

June - LGBT Pride Month: Saints of Stonewall launched liberation movement

June - Pride Month: LGBT flag reveals the queer Christ in Rainbow Christ Prayer

Aug. 15 - Feast of Assumption has lesbian goddess roots

October - Columbus Day: Two-spirit Native American bridge genders

Oct. 11 - National Coming Out Day

Oct. 20 - Spirit Day: Stand up to bullying of LGBT youth

Nov. 1 - All Saints Day: LGBT-friendly memorial for All Saints, All Souls and Day of the Dead

Nov. 17 - Dance of the 41 Queers: Police raid on Mexican drag ball remembered

Nov. 17 - launched (2005)

Nov. 20 - Transgender Day of Remembrance

Nov. (4th Thursday) - Thanksgiving: LGBT pilgrims are everywhere


Nov/Dec - Advent: From a closet fertilized by hope

Dec. 1 - World AIDS Day: Patron saints of the pandemic bring hope

Dec. 25 - Queer Christmas favorites from years past

Dec. 26-Jan.1 - Kwanzaa: Queer black Jesus icon honors African American holiday

Dec. 28 - Holy Innocents Day: Queer genocide?

Dec. 31 - Bridge of Light: New Year’s Eve celebration with rainbow candles