RSS Saints

  • In other years: St Vincent (- 304) Sat, Jan 21
    Celebrated: 22 Jan (worldwide)23 Jan (United States)He was born in Huesca and became a deacon of the church of Saragossa (Zaragoza). He was tortured to death in Valencia, in the persecution of Diocletian. After his death, his cult spread rapidly through the Roman Empire. See the article in Wikipedia.
  • Saint Publius Sat, Jan 21
    Celebrated: 22 Jan (Malta)As the Acts of the Apostles narrates, when St Paul and his companions were shipwrecked on Malta, they were welcomed by Publius, the prefect of the island, and entertained hospitably for three days on his estates. St Paul healed his sick father.Publius is revered as the first Bishop of Malta. See also the article […]
  • St Agnes (- 304) Fri, Jan 20
    Celebrated: 21 Jan (worldwide)As with so many of the early Roman martyrs, very little is now known about Agnes’ life. Partly this is because the details have been obscured by the light that shines from her martyrdom and the cult that it inspired, and partly because if you are martyred at the age of 12, […]

RSS Word

  • Memorial of Saint Agnes, Virgin and Martyr
    Reading 1 Heb 9:2-3, 11-14 A tabernacle was constructed, the outer one,in which were the lampstand, the table, and the bread of offering; this is called the Holy Place.Behind the second veil was the tabernacle called the Holy of Holies. But when Christ came as high priest of the good things that have come to […]

RSS Daily Prayer

  • Sun 22 January Fri, Jan 20
    3rd Sunday in Ordinary Time
  • Sat 21 January Thu, Jan 19
    Saint Agnes, Virgin, Martyr
  • Fri 20 January Wed, Jan 18
    Friday of week 2 in Ordinary Time, or Saint Fabian, Pope, Martyr , or Saint Sebastian, Martyr