Daybreak for January 8, 2021

  • Friday after Epiphany
  • Saint of the Day: St. Thorfinn; Norwegian bishop who attracted little attention in his own time; but upon discovery of his tomb, a pleasant fragrance was noted; he was remembered by an elderly Cistercian monk for his gentle goodness and strength; miracles were reported at the tomb, and St. Thorfinn was venerated by the Cistercians; in the present day, his memory has been revived by Catholics of Norway; died 1285
  • Office of Readings and Morning Prayer for 1/8/21
  • Gospel: Luke 5:12-16