Daybreak for February 18, 2021

  • Thursday after Ash Wednesday
  • Saint of the Day: St. Flavian of Constantinople; patriarch of Constantinople beginning about 446 A.D.; refused to give the emperor a bribe, and thus received hostile treatment from the imperial court; condemned Eutyches and the heresy of Monophysitism, leading to his being deposed, exiled, and beaten; he died in exile about 449 A.D.
  • Office of Readings and Morning Prayer for 2/18/21
  • Gospel: Luke 9:22-25