Daybreak for April 30, 2020

  • Thursday of the Third Week of Easter
  • Optional Memorial of Pope St. Pius V, 1504-1572; implemented the sweeping reforms of the Council of Trent–ordered new seminaries, published a new missal, new breviary, and new catechism; organized a fleet which won the victory in the Battle of Lepanto, 1571
  • Office of Readings and Morning Prayer for 4/30/20
  • Gospel: John 6:44-51