Daybreak for June 20, 2023

  • Tuesday of the 11th Week in Ordinary Time
  • Saint of the Day: St. Silverius; became pope in 536, but Empress Theodora tried to get him deposed; he was accused of conspiring with the Goths and exiled; he was allowed to return to Rome, but was then sent to the island of Palmaria, where he was persuaded to abdicate; he died in 537
  • Office of Readings and Morning Prayer for 6/20/23
  • Gospel: Matthew 5:43-48