Daybreak for March 9, 2022

  • Wednesday of the First Week of Lent
  • Commemoration of St. Frances of Rome, 1384-1440; married to a young nobleman who gave his blessing for Frances to serve the poor; in spite of family tragedies, Frances opened a section of her house as a hospital; founded a society of women bound by no vows who served the poor
  • Office of Readings and Morning Prayer for 3/9/22
  • Gospel: Luke 11:29-32