Daybreak for March 20, 2024

  • Wednesday of the Fifth Week of Lent
  • Saint of the Day: St. Cuthbert, 634-687; became a monk at Melrose Abbey, and did missionary work; became prior of Lindisfarn, and then received permission to live as a hermit; elected bishop of Hexham in 685, and swapped sees with St. Eata to become bishop of Lindisfarn; spent the last two years of his life caring for the sick of the plague that decimated his diocese, working numerous miracles of healing, and gifted with the ability to prophesy; died at Linisfarn
  • Office of Readings and Morning Prayer for 3/20/24
  • Gospel: John 8:31-42