PORTLAND---Bishop Robert P. Deeley will celebrate Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception Mass on Friday, December 8, at 12:15 p.m. at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception on 307 Congress Street in Portland. It is a holy day of obligation.
The solemnity commemorates the day that Mary was conceived without the stain of original sin. It is the patronal feast of the United States and of the Diocese of Portland.
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