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2nd Sunday of October: Votive Mass of the Good Thief in prisons, jails, etc.

As you may recall, 25 March is also the Feast of the Good Thief who, as Fulton Sheen said, “stole heaven”. However, in your copies of the traditional Missale Romanum, in the back in the section on Masses for Various … Continue reading

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25 March: St. Dismas – The Good Thief

Today is the Feast of the Annunciation (9 months before Christmas). However, today is also the feast day of the “Good Thief”, known by tradition as St. Dismas. Here is his entry from the Martyrologium Romanum: 2. Commemoratio sancti latronis, … Continue reading

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