SATURDAY 16 FEBRUARY 2019

St Daniel Daniel and his four companions (Elias, Isaias, Jeremy and Samuel) were Egyptians who visited Christians condemned  to work in the mines of Cilicia during Maximus’ persecution, to comfort them. Apprehended, they were all tortured and then beheaded....

FRIDAY 15 FEBRUARY 2019

ST. WALFRID He was born in Pisa. He married and had five sons and at least one daughter. After a time, they decided to follow the Benedictine Rule of Monte Casino. St. Walfrid’s cultus was confirmed in 1861. Green Entrance Antiphon: Ps 94: 6-7 O come, let us worship...

THURSDAY 14 FEBRUARY 2019

St. Cyril, Monk and St Methodius, Bishop (826 – 885) He was born in Thessalonica. With his brother Cyril he went to Moravia to preach the faith. They translated liturgical texts and invented the Glagolithic and the Cyrillic alphabet. He died in 885. White...

WEDNESDAY 13 FEBRUARY 2019

Lady                                         OUR LADY OF LOURDES   In 1858 the Immaculate Virgin Mary appeared to Bernadette Soubirous, near Lourdes in France, in the cavern called “de Massabielle.”Through her, Mary calls on sinners to change their lives.  ...

TUESDAY 12 FEBRUARY 2019

SAINT BUONFIGLIO MONALDO Buonfiglio is one of the several Florentine founders of the Servite Order (Servants of Mary) who took up a life of solitude and prayer. These founders were canonized in 1887 by Pope Leo XIII. Green Entrance Antiphon: Ps 94: 6-7 O come, let us...

MONDAY 11 FEBRUARY 2019

OUR LADY OF LOURDES   In 1858 the Immaculate Virgin Mary appeared to Bernadette Soubirous, near Lourdes in France, in the cavern called “de Massabielle.”Through her, Mary calls on sinners to change their lives.   Green/White Entrance Antiphon: Ps 94: 6-7 O...