This page contains a sampling of our database of news and updates related to Holy See (Vatican City) public holidays, bank holidays, government holidays and national holidays,
as of October 2016, and covering calendar year 2019 Holy See (Vatican City) public holidays,
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Below is this list of Holy See (Vatican City) public holidays news and updates.
Prefettura della Casa Ponitificia (Vatican City) - Pope Francis has amended the list of official public holidays in the Holy See (the Vatican) by adding an annual non-working public holiday on March 13, the date of his recent election.
Prefettura della Casa Ponitificia (Vatican City) - Following today's announcement that Pope Benedict the XVIth would retire on February 28, 2013, it is apparent that the April 19 annual Vatican public holiday commemorating his election will cease to be observed.