Daybreak for June 12, 2024

  • Wednesday of the 10th Week in Ordinary Time
  • Saint of the Day: St. Peter of Mount Athos; first hermit to reside on Mount Athos is northern Greece; according to legend, he was a soldier captured by Muslims, and released through the intervention of St. Simeon; went to Rome, and received the monastic habit directly from the pope; took up residence on Mount Athos, where he remained for half-a-century; died in the Eighth Century
  • Office of Readings and Morning Prayer for 6/12/24