Daybreak for August 16, 2019

  • Optional Memorial of St. Stephen of Hungary, 975-1038; born a pagan, baptized at the age of 10; as King of Hungary, he enlisted the assistance of the pope, and developed a system of tithes to support churches and to relieve the poor
  • Friday of the 19th Week in Ordinary Time
  • Office of Readings and Morning Prayer for 8/16/19
  • Gospel: Matthew 19:3-12