Daybreak for October 5, 2020

  • Optional Memorial of Blessed Francis Xavier Seelos, 1819-1867; born in Germany, came to the United States in 1843; preached in Connecticut, Illinois, Michigan, Missouri, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, and Wisconsin; considered an expert confessor, a watchful and prudent spiritual director, and a pastor available to the poor and abandoned; died in New Orleans of yellow fever, caring for the sick of the epidemic
  • Monday of the 27th Week in Ordinary Time
  • Office of Readings and Morning Prayer for 10/5/20
  • Gospel: Luke 10:25-37