VENDREDI 22 FEVRIER 2019

Chaire de Saint Pierre, apôtre Pierre et ses successeurs ont à veiller à l’unité de l’Eglise. Le moyen fondamental, pour y parvenir, est de prêcher l’Evangile et de nourrir la foi dans le mystère du Christ. Chaire de Saint Pierre est le symbole de cette mission...

FRIDAY 22 FEBRUARY 2019

The Chair of St. Peter the Apostle, Feast This feast has been celebrated in Rome since at least the fourth century. It signifies the unity of the Church founded upon the Apostles. White Entrance Antiphon: Lk 22: 32 The Lord says to Simon Peter: I have prayed for you...

THURSDAY 21 FEBRUARY 2019

ST PETER DAMIAN (1007 – 1072) Born in Ravenna, he joined the hermitage of Fonte Avellana. He strongly promoted the religious life in many parts of Italy and the Popes in their efforts at reform. He died on 21 February 1072. Green/White Entrance Antiphon: Cf. Ps...

JEUDI 21 FEVRIER 2019

Saint Pierre Damien, évêque et Docteur de l’Église Dans la grande variété des formes de vie que prend l’imitation du Christ, Pierre Damien représente le type du saint austère, extrêmement exigeant pour lui-même et pour les autres. Né à Ravenne en 1007, il fut élevé...

WEDNESDAY 20 FEBRUARY 2019

St. Wulfric Born in England, he became a priest and was excessively materialistic and worldly. After meeting with a beggar, he underwent a personal conversion and became a hermit at Haselbury; He then devoted himself to rigorous austerities and was known for his...