Easter V (Rogation Sunday)



The Collect

O LORD, from whom all good things do come; Grant to us thy humble servants, that by thy holy inspiration we may think those things that are good, and by thy merciful guiding may perform the same; through our Lord Jesus Christ. Amen.

The Epistle - St. James i. 22.

BE ye...

Saint Augustine of Canterbury



Bishop and Confessor.  

First Archbishop of Canterbury and Apostle of the English. 

Augustine, the first Archbishop of Canterbury and the Apostle of the English, was sent into England by blessed Gregory, and came...

Saint Aldhelm



Bishop and Confessor

Aldhelm, who was a Saxon of royal blood, took the habit of a monk in the Monastery at Malmesbury. But he resorted again and again to Canterbury to sit at the feet of the Abbot Hadrian, and so advanced under his instruction, that...

Saint Vincent of Lerins




This Vincent, whom the ancients describe as a man pre-eminent in eloquence and learning, was a priest in the island-monastery once called Lerins, but now known as Saint Honorat, after its holy founder. About the year 434 he wrote a...