Daybreak for March 2, 2023

  • Thursday of the First Week of Lent
  • Saint of the Day: St. Agnes of Bohemia, 1211-1282; engaged twice as a child, but petitioned Pope Gregory IX to intercede for her; built a convent for the Friars Minor in Prague, where she took the veil; became abbess and was known for her humility, aid to the poor, and dedication to poverty
  • Office of Readings and Morning Prayer for 3/2/23
  • Gospel: Matthew 7:7-12