Quinto Kaléndas Decémbris. Luna.

Quinto Kaléndas Decémbris. Luna. The Twenty-Seventh Day of November. The Night of the Moon. Antiochíæ sanctórum Mártyrum Basiléi Epíscopi, Auxílii et Saturníni. At Antioch, the holy martyrs Basileus, bishop, Auxilius, and Saturninus. Sebáste, in Arménia, sanctórum Mártyrum Hirenárchi, Acácii Presbyteri, ac septem mulíerum. Harum porro constántia Hirenárchus commótus, ad Christum convérsus, sub Diocletiáno Imperatóre et Máximo…

Sexto Kaléndas Decémbris. Luna

Sexto Kaléndas Decémbris. Luna . The Twenty-Sixth Day of November. The Night of the Moon.  Apud Fabriánum, in Picéno, beáti Silvéstri Abbátis, Institutóris Congregatiónis Monachórum Silvestrinórum. At Fabriano in Piceno, St. Sylvester, abbot, founder of the Congregation of Sylvestrine monks. Alexandríæ natális sancti Petri, ejúsdem urbis Epíscopi et Mártyris; qui, cum esset ómnibus virtútibus exornátus, ibídem,…

Séptimo Kaléndas Decémbris. Luna.

The Twenty-Fifth Day of November At Alexandria, St. Catherine, virgin and martyr, in the time of Emperor Maximinus.  For the confession of the Christian faith she was cast into prison, endured a long scourging with whips set with metal, and finally ended her martyrdom by having her head cut off.  Her body was miraculously carried…

Octávo Kaléndas Decémbris. Luna

Octávo Kaléndas Decémbris. Luna . The Twenty-Fourth Day of November. The Night of the Moon.  Sancti Joánnis a Cruce Presbyteri, Confessóris et Ecclesiásticæ Doctóris, sanctæ Terésiæ in Carmelitárum reformatióne sócii, cujus dies natális décimo nono Kaléndas Januárii recensétur. St. John of the Cross, priest and confessor, and doctor of the Church, companion of St. Teresa…

Nono Kaléndas Decémbris. Luna.

The Twenty-Third Day of November The birthday of Pope St. Clement, who held the sovereign pontificate the third after the blessed apostle Peter.  In the persecution of Trajan, he was banished to Chersonesus, where, being thrown into the sea with an anchor tied to his neck, he was crowned with martyrdom.  During the pontificate of…

Décimo Kaléndas Decémbris. Luna

Décimo Kaléndas Decémbris. Luna . The Twenty-Second Day of November.  The Night of the Moon.  Sanctæ Cæcíliæ, Vírginis et Mártyris, quæ ad cæléstem Sponsum, próprio sánguine purpuráta, transívit sextodécimo Kaléndas Octóbris. St. Cecilia, virgin and martyr, who on the 16th of September, purpled with her own blood, departed to her heavenly Spouse. Colóssis, in Phrygia,…

Undécimo Kaléndas Decémbris. Luna.

Undécimo Kaléndas Decémbris. Luna. The Twenty-First Day of November. The Night of the Moon. Hierosólymis Præsentátio beátæ Dei Genitrícis Vírginis Maríæ in Templo. In the temple at Jerusalem, the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Mother of God. Eódem die natális beáti Rufi, de quo sanctus Paulus Apóstolus ad Romános scribit. Also, the birthday of blessed Rufus,…

Tertiodécimo Kaléndas Decémbris. Luna

Tertiodécimo Kaléndas Decémbris. Luna . The Nineteenth Day of November. The Night of the Moon.  In óppido Marpúrgi, in Germánia, deposítio sanctæ Elísabeth Víduæ, Regis Hungarórum Andréæ fíliæ, ex tértio Ordine sancti Francísci, quæ, pietátis opéribus assídue inténta, miráculis clara migrávit ad Dóminum. At Marburg in Germany, the death of St. Elizabeth, widow, daughter of King…

Quartodécimo Kaléndas Decémbris. Luna

Quartodécimo Kaléndas Decémbris. Luna . The Eighteenth Day of November. The Night of the Moon.  Romæ Dedicátio Basilicárum sanctórum Petri et Pauli Apostolórum.  Eárum primam, restitútam in ampliórem formam, Summus Póntifex Urbánus Octávus consecrávit hac ipsa recurrénte die; álteram vero, miserándo incéndio pénitus consúmptam, ac magnificéntius reædificátam, Pius Nonus die décima Decémbris solémni ritu consecrávit,…

Quintodécimo Kaléndas Decémbris. Luna

Quintodécimo Kaléndas Decémbris. Luna . The Seventeenth Day of November. The Night of the Moon.  Neocæsaréæ, in Ponto, natális sancti Gregórii, Epíscopi et Confessóris, doctrína et sanctitáte illústris, qui propter signa atque mirácula, quæ cum multa Ecclesiárum glória perpetrávit, Thaumatúrgus est appellátus. At Neocaesarea in Pontus, the birthday of St. Gregory, bishop and confessor, illustrious for…