Laetare Sunday


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Lae•tar′e Sun′day

(leɪˈtɑr i)
n.
the fourth Sunday of Lent, when the introit begins with “Laetare Jerusalem” (Rejoice ye, Jerusalem).
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Also known as Laetare Sunday, from the first words of theIntroit at mass today, "Laetare Jerusalem
On Laetare Sunday my husband and I noticed a young woman slip into the pew just ahead of us.
Like Laetare Sunday in Lent, Gaudete Sunday reminds us that our Christian faith is marked at its core with a deep sense of joy-waiting in joy, the third point for our Advent reflections.
Most historians believe that Mothering Sunday in the UK evolved from the 16th-century Christian practice of visiting one's mother church annually on this day, also known as Laetare Sunday.
Mothers day is also known as Mothering Sunday, or Refreshment Sunday or Mid-Lent Sunday, or Laetare Sunday.