Daybreak for October 22, 2020

  • Optional Memorial of Pope St. John Paul II, 1920-2005; elected pope in 1978; visited 124 countries; promoted ecumenical and interfaith initiatives; instrumental in the growth of the Solidarity movement in Poland, and in the fall of communism in central and eastern Europe
  • Thursday of the 29th Week in Ordinary Time
  • Office of Readings and Morning Prayer for 10/22/20
  • Gospel: Luke 12:49-53