In the current Roman Rite the Feast of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross is celebrated on September 14th. Some Anglicans and Lutherans know the date as Holy Cross Day. Before 1960 there was also a feast on May 3rd, the Invention (Finding) of the Holy Cross. Other dates are observed in the East.
For more information on various feasts of the cross, consult the Wikipedia article for Feast of the Cross.
|Proper||Exaltation of the Holy Cross, Sept. 14
(Liber usualis, Graduale Romanum, 1974)
|Invention of the Holy Cross, May 3 (LU)|
|Introit:||Nos autem gloriari
|Gradual:||Christus factus est||Alleluia, Dicite in gentibus|
|Alleluia verse:||Dulce lignum, dulces clavos|
|Offertory:||Protege Domini||Dextera Domini|
|Communion:||Per signum Crucis||(adds Eastertide alleluia)|
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