Daybreak for March 28, 2023

  • Tuesday of the Fifth Week of Lent
  • Saint of the Day: St. Venturino of Bergamo, 1304-1346; native of Bergamo, Italy; joined the Dominicans in 1319; planned to make a pilgrimage to Rome, but was suspected of trying to crown himself pope, so he was forbidden by Pope Benedict XII and by the Dominicans; unaware of the ban, he went to Rome, then to Avignon, where he was arrested and imprisoned until 1343; helped to organize a crusade at the behest of Pope Clement VI
  • Office of Readings and Morning Prayer for 3/28/23
  • Gospel: John 8:21-30