Daybreak for January 17, 2020

  • Memorial of St. Anthony, the abbot (also known as St. Anthony of Egypt), 251-356; gave up his inheritance, and lived most of his life in solitude; founded a monastery with scattered cells; fought the Arian heresy
  • Friday of the First Week in Ordinary Time
  • Office of Readings and Morning Prayer for 1/17/20
  • Gospel: Mark 2:1-12