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…

Conference “Tradition” IX: Mariology vs mariolatry (ii)!

The ninth in this series of Conferences about “Tradition”. In this episode, Metropolitan Jerome continues discussion regarding the veneration of the Blessed Virgin Mary within Tradition. His Grace discusses some first principles to our understanding of God and of the Faith in order to properly appreciate and evaluate the phenomena of Marian apparitions and the…

Prídie Idus Septémbris. Luna.

Prídie Idus Septémbris. Luna . The Twelfth Day of September. The Night of the Moon. Festum sanctíssimi Nóminis beátæ Maríæ, quod Innocéntius Undécimus, Póntifex Máximus, ob insígnem victóriam de Turcis, ipsíus Vírginis præsídio, Vindobónæ in Austria reportátam, celebrári jussit. The feast of the most holy Name of the Blessed Virgin Mary, celebrated by order of the…

Quarto Idus Septémbris. Luna.

Quarto Idus Septémbris. Luna . The Tenth Day of September.  The Night of the Moon. Tolentíni, in Picéno, deposítio sancti Nicolái Confessóris, ex Ordine Eremitárum sancti Augustíni. At Tolentino in Piceno, the departure from this life of St. Nicholas, confessor, of the order of the Hermits of St. Augustine. In Africa natális sanctórum Episcopórum Nemesiáni,…

Quinto Idus Septémbris. Luna.

Quinto Idus Septémbris. Luna . The Ninth Day of September. The Night of the Moon. Nicomedíæ pássio sanctórum Mártyrum Doróthei et Gorgónii, qui, cum essent apud Diocletiánum Augústum honóres amplíssimos consecúti, et persecutiónem, quam ille Christiánis inferébat, detestaréntur, præsénte eo, jussi sunt primo appéndi, et flagris toto córpore laniári; deínde, viscéribus pelle nudátis, acéto et sale…

Sexto Idus Septémbris. Luna

Sexto Idus Septémbris. Luna . The Eighth Day of September.  The Night of the Moon. Natívitas beatíssimæ semper Vírginis Genitrícis Dei Maríæ. The Nativity of the most Blessed and ever Virgin Mary, Mother of God. Sancti Hadriáni Mártyris; cujus dies natális quarto Nonas Mártii recensétur, sed festívitas hac die, qua sacrum ejus corpus Romam translátum fuit,…

Catechism Conference: “Discerning God’s will” IX; a rule of 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. In this episode, Metropolitan Jerome continues discussing the…

Séptimo Idus Septémbris. Luna.

Séptimo Idus Septémbris. Luna . The Seventh Day of September.  The Night of the Moon. Trecis, in Gállia, sancti Nemórii Diáconi, et Sociórum Mártyrum, quos Attila, Rex Hunnórum, interfécit. At Troyes, St. Nemorius, deacon, and his companions, all martyrs, who were slain by Attila, king of the Huns. Nicomedíæ natális beáti Joánnis Mártyris, qui, cum…

Octávo Idus Septémbris. Luna.

Octávo Idus Septémbris. Luna . The Sixth Day of September. The Night of the Moon. In Palæstína sancti Zacharíæ Prophétæ, qui, de Chaldǽa senex in pátriam revérsus, ibíque defúnctus, juxta Aggǽum Prophétam cónditus jacet. In Palestine, the prophet Zachary, who returned in his old age from Chaldea to his own country, and lies buried near the…

Nonis Septémbris. Luna

Nonis Septémbris. Luna . The Fifth Day of September. The Night of the Moon. Sancti Lauréntii Justiniáni, primi Patriárchæ Venetiárum et Confessóris, qui pontificálem Cáthedram hac die invítus ascéndit, et sexto Idus Januárii obdormívit in Dómino. Saint Lawrence Justinian, first patriarch of Venice and confessor, who on this day unwillingly ascended the episcopal throne.  His birthday…