Daybreak for January 29, 2022

  • Saturday of the Third Week in Ordinary Time
  • Saint of the Day: St. Dallan; kinsman of St. Edan of Ferns; became blind, theoretically, because of his hard work studying; wrote a poem in honor of St. Columba, and when it was published after Columba’s death, Dallan’s sight was restored; Dallan was murdered by pirates in 598 A.D.