I'm new to the site and joined to voice my opinion about the Roman Catholic Gregorian Calendar and how it totally rules our lives!I started a petition at the White House's "We The People" site to get…Continue
"Unfortunately, we'd likely get a LOT of resistance from Christians (and Jews and Muslims) to any proposal that alters the seven-day weekly cycle even once or twice a year. They wouldn''t want the "seventh day" of rest and/or…"
"The time of the holidays would be redefined in terms of how many days after the previous equinox or solstice, or, for example, Thanksgiving could be defined as the 9th weekend after the fall equinox or 8th or 10th weekend or whichever time society…"
"I also prefer the 13-month proposed International Fixed Calendar over the Hanke-Henry calendar for the same reason, the International fixed calendar has every mmonth with exactly the same number of days.
But even better, a somewhat long time ago I…"
"if getting rid of the Gregorian Calendar hurts the Catholic Church
Since it really has nothing to do with Catholicism. I doubt it will hurt.
I've always been bothered by different months having different number of days, so I prefer they…"
"Michael, I was unfamiliar with the "Papal Bull", so looked it up on Wiki. I'm still don't fully understand it, but if getting rid of the Gregorian Calendar hurts the Catholic Church, It sounds like a good idea.
Even though your idea about calendars didn't go over so well, please know that you are welcome here and there are many, maybe most, who have the same feelings about Catholicism as you do - including me. I think you will find…"
"As for me, I prefer the Thermidorian calender used during the French Revolution. We could re-institute that (since it worked so well in the first place), along with the Committee of Public Safety to make sure its use was enforced with the…"