December 6 – St Nicholas, Bishop of Myra & Confessor

Divine Wisdom has willed that on the way which leads to the Messias, our Great High Priest, there should be many Pontiffs to pay him the honor due to him. Two […]

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December 5 – Commemoration of St Sabas, Abbot

The Roman Church confines herself today to the Office of the Feria; but to that she joins a Commemoration of St. Sabas, Abbot of the celebrated Laura of Palestine, which still […]

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Wednesday of the First Week of Advent

Come, let us adore the King, our Lord, who is to come. From the Prophet Isaiah 3:1-11: For behold the sovereign the Lord of hosts shall take away from Jerusalem, […]

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December 4 – St Barbara, Virgin & Martyr

Although in the Roman Liturgy St. Barbara is merely commemorated in the Office of St. Peter Chrysologus; yet the Church has approved an entire Office for the use of those Churches which honor […]

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December 4 – St Peter Chrysologus, Bishop & Doctor of the Church

The same divine Providence which would not that the Church should be deprived of the consolation of keeping, during Advent, the feast of some of the Apostles, who announced to […]

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