Daybreak for November 4, 2020

  • Memorial of St. Charles Borromeo, 1538-1584; from a family of nobility, but devoted his life to the Church; while bishop of Milan, he was responsible for keeping the Council of Trent in session; in his diocese, he initiated reform among the clergy and laity, setting a good example–he gave most of his income to charity, and avoided all luxury; he fed many during the plague and famine of 1576
  • Wednesday of the 31st Week in Ordinary Time
  • Office of Readings and Morning Prayer for 11/4/20
  • Gospel: Luke 14:25-33