Quartodécimo Kaléndas Maji. Luna.

Quartodécimo Kaléndas Maji. Luna. The Eighteenth Day of April. The Night of the Moon. Apud montem Senárium, in Etrúria, natális sancti Amidǽi Confessóris, e septem Fundatóribus Ordinis Servórum beátæ Maríæ Vírginis, flagrantíssima in Deum caritáte præclári.  Ipsíus tamen ac Sociórum festum prídie Idus Februárii celebrátur. On Mount Senario in Tuscany, St. Amadeo, confessor, one of the…

Quintodécimo Kaléndas Maji. Luna.

Quintodécimo Kaléndas Maji. Luna. The Seventeenth Day of April. The Night of the Moon. Romæ sancti Anicéti, Papæ et Mártyris; qui martyrii palmam in persecutióne Marci Aurélii Antoníni et Lúcii Veri accépit. At Rome, St. Anicetus, pope and martyr, who received the palm of martyrdom in the persecution of Marcus Aurelius Antoninus and Lucius Verus. Córdubæ,…

Prídie Idus Aprílis. Luna.

Prídie Idus Aprílis. Luna . The Twelfth Day of April. The Night of the Moon. Verónæ pássio sancti Zenónis Epíscopi, qui inter persecutiónis procéllas eam Ecclésiam mira constántia gubernávit, et, Galliéni témpore, martyrio coronátus est. At Verona, the passion of Bishop St. Zeno, who governed that Church with great fortitude amid the storms of persecution, and was…

Tértio Idus Aprílis. Luna.

Tértio Idus Aprílis. Luna. The Eleventh Day of April. The Night of the Moon. Sancti Leónis Papæ Primi, cognoménto Magni, Confessóris et Ecclésiæ Doctóris, cujus dies natális recólitur quarto Idus Novémbris. St. Leo the First, pope and confessor, who was surnamed the Great. His birthday falls on the 10th of November. Pérgami, in Asia, sancti Antípæ, testis fidélis,…

Quarto Idus Aprílis. Luna.

Quarto Idus Aprílis. Luna. The Tenth Day of April. The Night of the Moon. Apud Babylónem sancti Ezechiélis Prophétæ, qui, a Júdice pópuli Israël, quod eum de cultu idolórum argúeret, interféctus, in sepúlcro Sem et Arpháxad, Abrahæ progenitórum, sepúltus est; ad quod sepúlcrum, oratiónis causa, multi conflúere consuevérunt. At Babylon, the prophet Ezechiel, who was put to…

Séptimo Kaléndas Januárii. Luna.

Séptimo Kaléndas Januárii.  Luna. The Twenty-Sixth Day of December. The Night of the Moon. Hierosólymis natális sancti Stéphani Protomártyris, qui a Judæis, non longe post Ascensiónem Dómini, lapidátus est. At Jerusalem, the birthday of St. Stephen, the first martyr, who was stoned to death by the Jews shortly after the Ascension of our Lord. Romæ sancti…

Quintodécimo Kaléndas Januárii. Luna.

Quintodécimo Kaléndas Januárii.  Luna. The Eighteenth Day of December.  The Night of the Moon. Philíppis, in Macedónia, natális sanctórum Mártyrum Rufi et Zósimi, qui ex illórum número discipulórum fuérunt, per quos primitíva Ecclésia in Judæis et Græcis fundáta est; de quorum étiam felíci agóne scribit sanctus Polycárpus in epístola ad Philippénses. At Philippi in Macedonia,…

Sextodécimo Kaléndas Januárii. Luna.

Sextodécimo Kaléndas Januárii.  Luna. The Seventeenth Day of December.  The Night of the Moon. Romæ natális sancti Joánnis de Matha, Presbyteri et Confessóris, qui Ordinis sanctíssimæ Trinitátis redemptiónis captivórum Fundátor éxstitit.  Ipsíus tamen festívitas, ex dispositióne Innocéntii Papæ Undécimi, ágitur sexto Idus Februárii. At Rome, the birthday of St. John of Matha, priest and confessor,…

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…

Prídie Kaléndas Novémbris. Luna

Prídie Kaléndas Novémbris. Luna . The Thirty-First Day of October.  The Night of the Moon. Vigília ómnium Sanctórum. The Vigil of All Saints. St. Ampliatus (bottom centre), St. Urbanus (top left) and St. Narcissus (top right) Romæ sanctórum Ampliáti, Urbáni et Narcíssi, quorum méminit sanctus Paulus ad Romános scribens, qui, ob Evangélium Christi, a Judæis…