September 2021
Hispanic Heritage Month
1World Day of Prayer for the Creation of Creation
2Feast of St. Gregory the Great, patron of teachers, students and musicians
6Labor day
Rosh Hashanah begins at sunset and ends at nightfall 9/8
8Feast of the Birth of the Blessed Virgin Mary
International Literacy Day
National Grandparents Day
9Anniversary of the Attica prison Riot
10World Suicide Prevention Day
Birthday of Jean Vanier (1928-2019)
11Anniversary of the terrorists attack on the United States
15Feast of Our Lady of Sorrows—a special feast of Cornelia Connelly
Hispanic Heritage Month begins and lasts through October 15
Yom Kippur through until 9/16
16International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer
17U.S. Constitution Day
17-19Clean up the World Weekend
20Sukkot (Jewish feast of Tabernacles) begins at sunset and ends on 9/27
21International Day of Peace
25United Nations General Assembly Adoption of Sustainable Development Goals (2015)
26World Environment Health Day
Feast of Blessed pope Paul VI, w3ho concluded the Second Vatican Council
27Feast of St. Vincent de Paul, patron of charities, hospitals, prisoners and volunteers
28Feast of St. Lorenzo Ruiz, first Filipino saint and patron of the Philippines
29Michaelmas Day—Feast Day of the Archangels : Michael, Raphael, Gabriel
World Day of Migrants and refugees
International day of Coffee
30Birthday of Elie Wiesel (1928-2016)