Daybreak for June 8, 2023

  • Thursday of the Ninth Week in Ordinary Time
  • Saint of the Day: St. William of York, 1110-1154; became archbishop of York in 1154, but his selection was challenged on grounds of simony and unchastity; he was cleared by Rome, but ousted by a later pope; Pope Anastasius IV eventually restored him as bishop of York, but he died about a month after returning
  • Office of Readings and Morning Prayer for 6/8/23
  • Gospel: Mark 12:28-34