Daily Archives: 17 August 2006

Augustine on seventy-seven

St. Augustine has a comment on the Gospel for today’s Holy Mass (in the Novus Ordo), which concerns the number of times we must forgive those who sin against us. He works with the significance of numbers and brings in … Continue reading

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St. Eusebius, Pope and martyr

Today is the feast of St. Eusebius, Pope and martyr.  Here is his entry in the Roman Martyrology: 3. In Sicilia, natalis sancti Eusebii, papae, qui, strenuus testis Christi, a Maxentio imperatore hanc in insulam deportatus est et, exsul patriae … Continue reading

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