Daybreak for January 11, 2024

  • Thursday of the First Week in Ordinary Time
  • Saint of the Day: Saint Paulinus of Aquileia, 726-802; born near Friuli, Italy, and grew up a farmer with an excellent education; summoned to the court of Charlemagne in 774; sent back to Italy in 776 and was appointed Patriarch of Aquileia; he represented Charlemagne at various Church Councils, wrote against and denounced the heresy  of Adoptionism, and sent missionaries to attempt the evangelization of the Avars
  • Office of Readings and Morning Prayer for 1/11/24
  • Gospel: Mark 1:40-45