Daybreak for October 4, 2021

  • Memorial of St. Francis of Assisi, 1181-1226; a poor little man who astounded and inspired the Church by taking the gospel literally, actually following all that Jesus said and did, joyrfully, without limit, and without a sense of self-importance; received the stigmata two years before his death, at age 44
  • Monday of the 27th Week in Ordinary Time
  • Office of Readings and Morning Prayer for 10/4/21
  • Gospel: Luke 10:25-37