liturgical calendar

Saint of the Day:

Saint Peter Canisius (1521-1597)


  • Reading 1: 2 Samuel 7:1-5, 8b-12, 14a, 16
  • Responsorial Psalm: Psalm 89:2-3, 4-5, 27-29
  • Reading 2: Romans 16:25-27
  • Gospel: Luke 1:26-38


Saint Peter Canisius was an extremely busy person. When asked how he handled his hectic schedule of studying, reflecting, praying, writing, and service, he said, "If you have too much ...



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