Daybreak for August 23, 2019

  • Friday of the 20th Week in Ordinary Time
  • Optional Memorial of St. Rose of Lima, 1586-1617; first canonized saint of the New World; forbidden by her parents to enter a convent, so she joined the Third Order of St. Dominic; cared for homeless children, the sick, and the elderly
  • Office of Readings and Morning Prayer for 8/23/19
  • Gospel: Matthew 22:34-40