Duodécimo Kaléndas Júnii. Luna


Duodécimo Kaléndas Júnii. Luna. The Twenty-First Day of May. The Night of the Moon. 

Sancti Valéntis Epíscopi, qui, una cum tribus púeris, necátus est. St. Valens, bishop, who was put to death along with three children.

Alexandríæ commemorátio sanctórum Mártyrum Secúndi Presbyteri, et aliórum; quos sacris diébus Pentecóstes, sub Constántio Imperatóre, Ariánus Epíscopus Geórgius sævíssime occídi præcépit. At Alexandria, the commemoration of the holy martyrs Secundus, a priest, and others, whom the Arian bishop George ordered to be barbarously slain during the holy days of Pentecost, under Emperor Constantius.

In Mauritánia Cæsariénsi natális sanctórum Mártyrum Diaconórum Timóthei, Pólii et Eutychii, qui, in eádem regióne dísseminántes verbum Dei, páriter coronári meruérunt. In Morocco, the birthday of the holy martyrs Timothy, Polius, and Eutychius, deacons, who merited to be crowned together for spreading the word of God in that region.

Cæsaréæ, in Cappadócia, item natális sanctórum Mártyrum Polyéucti, Victórii et Donáti. At Caesarea in Cappadocia, the birthday of the holy martyrs Polyeuctus, Victorinus, and Donatus.

Córdubæ, in Hispánia, sancti Secundíni Mártyris. At Cordova, the martyr St. Secundinus.

Eódem die sanctórum Mártyrum Synésii et Theopómpi. The same day, the holy martyrs Synesius and Theopompus.

Cæsaréæ Philíppi natális sanctórum Mártyrum Nicóstrati et Antíochi Tribunórum, cum áliis milítibus. At Caesarea Philippi, the holy martyrs Nicostratus and Antiochus, tribunes, with other soldiers.

Alexandríæ commemorátio sanctórum Episcopórum et Presbyterórum; qui, ab Ariánis exsílio relegáti, sanctis Confessóribus sociári meruérunt. At Alexandria, the commemoration of the saintly bishops and priests, who were banished by the Arians, and merited to be numbered among the holy confessors.

Níciæ, apud Varum flúvium, sancti Hospítii Confessóris, abstinéntiæ virtúte ac prophetíæ spíritu insígnis. At Nice in France, St. Hospitius, confessor, distinguished by the virtue of abstinence and the spirit of prophecy.

Et álibi aliórum plurimórum sanctórum Mártyrum et Confessórum, atque sanctárum Vírginum.
R.  Deo grátias.
And elsewhere in divers places, many other holy martyrs, confessors, and holy virgins.
R.  Thanks be to God

May XXI.
St. Felix of Cantalicio, Confessor
St. Godrick, Hermit
St. Hospitius, or Sospis, Recluse in Provence

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