Daybreak for December 29, 2020

  • Fifth Day of Christmas
  • Optional Memorial of St. Thomas Becket, 1118-1170; became Archbishop of Canterbury through his friend, King Henry II; however Thomas resisted the king’s intrusion into church affairs; Thomas was ultimately slain by four of the king’s knights, in Canterbury Cathedral
  • Office of Readings and Morning Prayer for 12/29/20
  • Gospel: Luke 2:22-35