Prídie Idus Januárii. Luna

Idibus Januárii. Luna. The Thirteenth Day of January. The Night of the Moon.  Romæ sanctæ Tatiánæ Mártyris, quæ, sub Alexándro Imperatóre, uncis atque pectínibus laniáta, béstiis expósita et in ignem missa, sed nil læsa, demum, gládio percússa, migrávit in cælum. At Rome, in the time of Emperor Alexander, St. Tatiana, martyr, who had her flesh…

Idibus Decémbris. Luna.

Idibus Decémbris.  Luna. The Thirteenth Day of December.  The Night of the Moon. Syracúsis, in Sicília, natális sanctæ Lúciæ, Vírginis et Mártyris, in persecutióne Diocletiáni. Hæc nóbilis Virgo, cum eam lenónes, quibus, jubénte, Paschásio Consulári, trádita erat ut a pópulo castitáti ejus illuderétur, dúcere vellent, nullátenus per illos movéri pótuit, nec fúnibus ádditis, nec boum jugis…

Idibus Novémbris. Luna

Idibus Novémbris. Luna . The Thirteenth Day of November.  The Night of the Moon.  Sancti Dídaci, ex Ordine Minórum, Confessóris; cujus dies natális recólitur prídie hujus diéi. St. Didacus, confessor of the Order of Friars Minor, whose birthday occurred on the preceding day. Ravénnæ natális sanctórum Mártyrum Valentíni, Solutóris et Victóris; qui sub Diocletiáno Imperatóre…

Tértio Idus Octóbris. Luna

Tértio Idus Octóbris.  Luna The Thirteenth Day of October. The Night of the Moon. Sancti Eduárdi, Regis Anglórum et Confessóris, qui Nonis Januárii obdormívit in Dómino, sed hac die, ob Translatiónem córporis ejus, potíssimum cólitur. St. Edward, king of England confessor, who died on the 5th day of January.  He is specially honoured on this day because…

Idibus Septémbris. Luna.

Idibus Septémbris. Luna . The Thirteenth Day of September. The Night of the Moon. Alexandríæ natális beáti Philíppi, patris sanctæ Eugéniæ Vírginis.  Hic, dignitátem Præfectúræ Ægypti déserens, Baptísmatis grátiam assecútus est; quem, in oratióne constitútum, jussit Teréntius Præféctus, ejus succéssor, gládio jugulári. At Alexandria, the birthday of blessed Philip, father of the virgin St. Eugenia.  Resigning…

Idibus Augústi

Idibus Augústi. Luna . The Thirteenth Day of August. The Night of the Moon.  Romæ beáti Hippólyti Mártyris, qui pro confessióne glória, sub Valeriáno Imperatóre, post ália torménta, ligátis pédibus ad colla indomitórum equórum, per carduétum et tríbulos crudéliter tractus est, ac, toto córpore laceráto, emísit spíritum. Passi sunt étiam eódem die beáta Concórdia, ejus…

Conference “Catechism”: how do I discern God’s will for my life?

A NEW series exploring Vocational Discernment – how do we discern our vocation in life? How does God make His will known to us? These and other questions Metropolitan Jerome will explore in these live and recorded broadcasts from the Brighton Oratory every Saturday morning from 10am.

Tértio Idus Júlii. Luna

Tértio Idus Júlii. Luna . The Thirteenth Day of July. The Night of the Moon.  Romæ sancti Anacléti, Papæ et Mártyris, qui, post sanctum Cleméntem Ecclésiam Dei regens, eam glorióso martyrio decorávit. At Rome, St. Anacletus, pope and martyr, who governed the Church of God after St. Clement, and shed lustre upon it by a glorious…

Idibus Júnii. Luna.

Idibus Júnii. Luna . The Thirteenth Day of June. The Night of the Moon. Patávii sancti Antónii Lusitáni, Sacerdótis ex Ordine Minórum et Confessóris, atque Ecclésiæ Doctóris, vita et miráculis, ac prædicatióne illústris, quem, uno post illíus óbitum anno nondum expléto, Gregórius Papa Nonus in Sanctórum cánonem rétulit. At Padua, St. Anthony, a native of Portugal,…

Tértio Idus Mártii. Luna.

Tértio Idus Mártii.  Luna. The Thirteenth Day of March. The Night of the Moon. Córdubæ in Hispánia, sanctórum Mártyrum Ruderíci Presbyteri, et Salomónis. At Cordova in Spain, the holy martyrs Roderick, priest, and Solomon. Nicomedíæ natális sanctórum Mártyrum Macedónii, Patríciæ uxóris, et Modéstæ fíliæ. At Nicomedia, the birthday of the holy martyrs Macedonius, Patricia, his wife, and…