Daybreak for August 31, 2023

  • Thursday of the 21st Week in Ordinary Time
  • Saint of the Day: St. Aidan of Lindisfarne; Seventh Century bishop of Lindisfarne, who was known throughout the kingdom for his knowledge of the Bible, his learning, his eloquent preaching, his holiness, his distaste for pomp, his kindness to the poor, and the miracles attributed to him; died 651 A.D. at Bamburgh
  • Office of Readings and Morning Prayer for 8/31/23
  • Gospel: Matthew 24:42-51