Daybreak for April 2, 2024

  • Tuesday in the Octave of Easter
  • Saint of the Day: St. Appian, 286-306; born in Lycia, and studied at Berytus, modern Beirut; went to Caesarea, with Eusebius; protested an order to sacrifice to the Roman gods, and was arrested and thrown into the sea with weights on his feet; tradition holds that an earthquake occured immediately after his execution, bringing his body back to the shore
  • Office of Readings and Morning Prayer for 4/2/24
  • Gospel: John 20:11-18