Daybreak for January 12, 2021

  • Tuesday of the First Week in Ordinary Time
  • Saint of the Day: St. Marguerite Bourgeoys, 1620-1700; rejected by the Carmelites and Poor Clares, she was invited by the governor of the French settlement in Canada to come and start a school; the Congregation of Notre Dame was established in 1676; by the end of her life, Marguerite was known as the “Mother of the Colony”
  • Office of Readings and Morning Prayer for 1/12/21
  • Gospel: Mark 1:21-28