WEDNESDAY 20 MARCH 2019

He was an Italian Franciscan friar, who served as one of the first Ministers General of the Order of Friars Minor. He was also a noted theologian of the period. Violet Entrance Antiphon: Cf. Ps 37: 22-23 Forsake me not, O Lord! My God, be not far from me! Make haste...

Mardi 19 Mars 2019

Saint Joseph, époux de la Vierge Marie Joseph est descendant de David, et saint Matthieu affirme qu’il est un homme juste ; cela signifie qu’il veut se conformer pleinement à la parole de Dieu, qu’il écoute avec foi et accomplit en silence. C’est ainsi qu’il collabore...

TUESDAY 19 MARCH 2019

St Joseph HUSBAND OF THE BLESSED VIRGIN MARY He was a carpenter. He accepted the will of God and supported Mary and brought up Jesus. He is widely venerated as a patron of artisans and of workers in general. White, Solemnity Entrance Antiphon: Cf. Lk 12: 42 Behold, a...

Lundi 18 Mars 2019

Saint Cyrille de Jérusalem, évêque et docteur de l’Eglise C’est un spécialiste de la catéchèse des adultes qui, vers 350, devint évêque de Jérusalem, sa ville natale. Cyrille (313-386) avait préparé les candidats au baptême en leur expliquant, d’une manière directe et...

MONDAY 18 MARCH 2019

St Cyril of Jerusalem (315 – 386) He was born in 315 and became bishop of Jerusalem in 348. He was active during the Arian controversy. He is respected by both the Catholics and the Orthodox, and he was declared a Doctor of the Church by the Pope in 1883. Violet...