Daybreak for October 9, 2019

  • Wednesday of the 27th Week in Ordinary Time
  • Optional Memorial of Saint Denis and companions; Denis was sent to Gaul (modern day France) by Pope St. Clement about 250 A.D.; the base of Denis’s missionary activity was the city of Lutetia Parisorium (modern day Paris), and he is thus regarded as the first bishop of Paris; Denis and his companions were captured and martyred about 258 A.D.
  • Office of Readings and Morning Prayer for 10/9/19
  • Gospel: Luke 11:1-4