January 1st: Holy Mary Mother of God World Day of Peace 2023

“The fatherhood of God is a generator of the fraternity that we recognize in the exchange of a sign of peace.” Number 32 of the Base Document

January th7: Baptism of the Lord Last day of Christmas

“The act that first incorporates us into the Body of Christ, which is the Church, is baptism.”
Number 25 of the Base Document

From January 18 to 25: Week of Prayer for Christian Unity

“The invocation to the Father is always fraternal, that is to say: “ours”. Jesus will teach his disciples to call God “Our Father” (Mt 6, 9). We are children and, therefore, siblings. This “we” is the ecclesial community, called to recognize, mature and nourish fraternal attitudes.”
Number 24 of the Base Document

February 2nd: Day of Consecrated Life

Men and women from their own vocation are sent as salt and light, like yeast in the dough, called to be the memory and ferment of this healing in the middle of the world.”
Number 48 of the Base Document

February 14: Ash Wednesday

“In the fullness of time, God the Father has given us his Son, Jesus Christ, the incarnate Word who offered himself to the cross for our redemption, conquering sin and death and has become at the same time bread and shepherd of our lives.”
Number 8 of the Base Document

March 25: Holy Monday -1874: 150 Years of the Consecration of Ecuador to the Sacred Heart of Jesus

Renewal of Consecration
Cathedrals of Ecuador

April 10: Renewal of the Consecration of Ecuador to the Sacred Heart of Jesus

In the Basilica of the National Vow, the Ecuadorian Episcopate, the National Government and the People of God will renew the Consecration of Ecuador to the Sacred Heart of Jesus. Participation of parishes and institutions that bear the name of the Sacred Heart of Jesus.

From April to June

Families are prepared for the enthronement of the painting of the Sacred Heart of Jesus. “Face to face” support material.

From March 28 to 31 – Easter Triduum Resurrection

“The wound that sin caused caused Adam to break his dialogue with God and the ties of fraternity were stained with the blood of Abel. This wound has been healed by the Son of God with his death and resurrection, whose memorial we celebrate in the Eucharist, the Passover meal of the new and eternal covenant.”

May: Mary Eucharistic Woman

“In communion with the Virgin Mary, “Eucharistic” woman, with Saint Marianita de Jesús, who gave her life in oblation for our people, and with Blessed Emilio Moscoso, martyr of the Eucharist, let us unite with all human beings.”
Number 58 Base Document