Blessed Edward Pusey

09/18/2017

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Confessor.

Edward Bouverie Pusey was the second son of Philip Pusey of Pusey in Berkshire, and grandson of the first Viscount Folkstone. He was born at Pusey in 1800, and after some years at Eton proceeded to Christ Church, Oxford, where in 1822 he obtained a first class in classics....


Saint Joseph Cupertino

09/18/2017

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Confessor.  

This Joseph was born in great poverty, at Cupertino, a small village between Brindisi and Otranto, in the year 1603. The love of God came to him early, and he passed his childhood and youth in such guilelessness as to be considered almost...


Trinity XIV

09/17/2017

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The Collect.  

ALMIGHTY and everlasting God, give unto us the increase of faith, hope, and charity; and, that we may obtain that which thou dost promise, make us to love that which thou dost command; through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.

The Epistle. Gal. v....


Saint Lambert

09/17/2017

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Bishop and Martyr.  

Lambert was born about the year 635 at Maestricht, in what we now call Holland but was then part of the Merovingian dominions. He was the son of wealthy and devout Christians, who gave him to Saint Theodore, Bishop of Maestricht,...


Stigmata of St. Francis

09/17/2017

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Confessor.  

Christ's faithful servant and minister Francis, two years before he rendered his spirit unto heaven, went up to a high place apart, namely, Mount Alverna. There he began the Lenten fast which he was wont to make each autumn in honour of...