Daybreak for July 23, 2022

  • Saturday of the 16th Week in Ordinary Time
  • Optional Memorial of St. Bridget of Sweden, 1303-1373; had visions of Christ crucified from her childhood; her husband, King Magnus II gave her property to found a monastery, and the group eventually became known as the Bridgetines; made a pilgrimage to Rome in 1350, and never returned to Sweden, dying on a pilgrimage to the Holy Land
  • Office of Readings and Morning Prayer for 7/23/22
  • Gospel: Matthew 13:24-30