Undécimo Kaléndas Januárii. Luna.

Undécimo Kaléndas Januárii.  Luna. The Twenty-Second Day of December. The Night of the Moon. Romæ, via Lavicána, inter duas Lauros, natális sanctórum trigínta Mártyrum, qui omnes una die, in persecutióne Diocletiáni, martyrio coronáti sunt. At Rome, on the Lavican Way, between the two laurels, the birthday of thirty holy martyrs who were all crowned with martyrdom…

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…

Undécimo Kaléndas Januárii. Luna.

Undécimo Kaléndas Januárii.  Luna. The Twenty-Second Day of December. The Night of the Moon. Romæ, via Lavicána, inter duas Lauros, natális sanctórum trigínta Mártyrum, qui omnes una die, in persecutióne Diocletiáni, martyrio coronáti sunt. At Rome, on the Lavican Way, between the two laurels, the birthday of thirty holy martyrs who were all crowned with martyrdom…

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…

Undécimo Kaléndas Januárii. Luna.

Undécimo Kaléndas Januárii.  Luna. The Twenty-Second Day of December. The Night of the Moon. Romæ, via Lavicána, inter duas Lauros, natális sanctórum trigínta Mártyrum, qui omnes una die, in persecutióne Diocletiáni, martyrio coronáti sunt. At Rome, on the Lavican Way, between the two laurels, the birthday of thirty holy martyrs who were all crowned with martyrdom…

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…

Undécimo Kaléndas Januárii. Luna.

Undécimo Kaléndas Januárii.  Luna. The Twenty-Second Day of December. The Night of the Moon. Romæ, via Lavicána, inter duas Lauros, natális sanctórum trigínta Mártyrum, qui omnes una die, in persecutióne Diocletiáni, martyrio coronáti sunt. At Rome, on the Lavican Way, between the two laurels, the birthday of thirty holy martyrs who were all crowned with martyrdom…

Quinto Kaléndas Decémbris. Luna.

The Twenty-Seventh Day of November At Antioch, the holy martyrs Basileus, bishop, Auxilius, and Saturninus. At Sebaste in Armenia, in the reign of Emperor Diocletian and under the governor Maximus, the holy martyrs Hirenarchus, the priest Acacius, and seven women.  Struck with the constancy of these women, Hirenarchus was converted to Christ, and with Acacius died…

Sexto Kaléndas Decémbris. Luna.

The Twenty-Sixth Day of November At Fabriano in Piceno, St. Sylvester, abbot, founder of the Congregation of Sylvestrine monks. At Alexandria, the birthday of St. Peter, bishop of that city, graced with every virtue, who was beheaded by command of Galerius Maximian. There suffered also at Alexandria in the same persecution the holy martyrs Faustus, a priest,…

Nos autem gloriári: a pastoral epistle for Roodmas 2013

A.M.D.G. In Exaltatione Sanctae Crucis Carissimi, “We should glory… in the cross of our Lord Jesus Christ, for he is our salvation, our life and our resurrection; through Him we are saved and made free.” [Galatians 6:14] So began the Mass this morning for today’s feast. But how often do Christians really “glory” in the…