Daybreak for July 4, 2020

  • Independence Day in the United States
  • Optional Memorial of St. Elizabeth of Portugal, 1271-1336; married to Denis, king of Portugal; devoted to the poor; helped to make peace between family members; after being widowed, she retired to a Franciscan monastery as a tertiary
  • Office of Readings and Morning Prayer for 7/4/20
  • Gospel: Matthew 9:14-17