O Passio Magna!

A Compunctionate Prayer There are a number of variants of this beautiful prayer on the Passion of Christ. This particular version is found in a...

Mercies New Every Morning

Saturday of the Third Week of Lent John 8:1-11 Excessive Mercy Today’s Gospel almost did not make it into the canon of the Scriptures; it...

Of the daily manual labour (XLVIII:3)

30 Mar. 30 July. 29 Nov. On Sunday, let all occupy themselves in reading, except those who have been appointed to the various offices. But...

Salus Populi Ego Sum

Saints Cosmas and Damian The Roman stational church of today’s Mass is the Basilica of Saints Cosmas and Damian. Who were Cosmas and Damian? Tradition has...