Daybreak for April 6, 2023

  • Holy Thursday
  • Saint of the Day: St. Celestine I, 376-432; elected pope in 422; confiscated the property of the Novationite churches and restored a basilican in St. Mary Travestere; confirmed the appointment of Nestorius to the see of Constantinope, but opposed his teachings; also combatted Pelagianism in Gaul and England; believed to have sent Palladius to evangelize Ireland in 431; founder of the papal diplomatic service
  • Office of Readings and Morning Prayer for 4/6/23
  • Gospel: John 13:1-15