Today the date of Easter and other movable feasts were proclaimed at Mass:
Announcement of Easter and the Moveable Feasts (for the year 2016)
Know, dear brethren (brothers and sisters), that, as we have rejoiced at the Nativity of our Lord Jesus Christ, so by leave of God's mercy we announce to you also the joy of his Resurrection, who is our Savior.
On the tenth day of February will fall Ash Wednesday, and the beginning of the fast of the most sacred Lenten season.
On the twenty-seventh day of March you will celebrate with joy Easter Day, the Paschal feast of our Lord Jesus Christ.
[In those places where the Ascension is observed on Thursday: On the fifth day of May will be the Ascension of our Lord Jesus Christ.]
[In those places where the Ascension is transferred to the Seventh Sunday of Easter: On the eighth day of May will be the Ascension of our Lord Jesus Christ.]
On the fifteenth day of May, the feast of Pentecost.
On the twenty-ninth day of May the feast of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ.
On the twenty-seventh day of November, the First Sunday of the Advent of our Lord Jesus Christ, to whom is honor and glory for ever and ever. Amen.