simple feast

Also known as

  • Latin: festum simplex


A festival of lower rank than a “double” or a “semi-double”. The Office is said in a very simple form, with the psalms of the three nocturnes recited in one nocturne only.

MLA Citation

  • “simple feast”. New Catholic Dictionary. CatholicSaints.Info. 23 March 2010. Web. 30 November 2015. <>