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,…

Décimo séptimo Kaléndas Januárii. Luna.

Décimo séptimo Kaléndas Januárii.  Luna. The Sixteenth Day of December.  The Night of the Moon. Sancti Eusébii, Epíscopi Vercellénsis et Mártyris; cujus dies natális Kaléndis Augústi, et Ordinátio décimo octávo Kaléndas Januárii refértur. St. Eusebius, bishop of Vercelli and martyr.  His birthday is commemorated on the 1st of August and his ordination on the 15th of…

Décimo octávo Kaléndas Januárii. Luna.

Décimo octávo Kaléndas Januárii.  Luna. The Fifteenth Day of December.  The Night of the Moon. Romæ sanctórum Mártyrum Irenæi, Antónii, Theodóri, Saturníni, Victóris, et aliórum decem et septem, qui, in persecutióne Valeriáni, pro Christo passi sunt. At Rome, the holy martyrs Irenaeus, Anthony, Theodore, Saturninus, Victor, and seventeen others who suffered for Christ in the persecution…

Tértio Kaléndas Decémbris. Luna.

The Twenty-Ninth Day of November The Vigil of St. Andrew, apostle. At Rome, on the Salarian Way, the birthday of the holy martyr, Saturninus, an aged man, and the deacon Sisinius, in the time of Emperor Maximian.  After a long imprisonment, by order of the prefect of the city they were placed on the rack, stretched…