Séptimo Idus Decémbris. Luna.

Séptimo Idus Decémbris.  Luna. The Seventh Day of December.  The Night of the Moon. Vigília Conceptiónis beátæ Maríæ Vírginis. The Vigil of the Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary. Sancti Ambrósii Epíscopi, Confessóris et Ecclésiæ Doctóris, qui prídie Nonas Aprílis obdormívit in Dómino, sed hac die potíssimum cólitur, qua Mediolanénsem Ecclésiam gubernándam suscépit. St. Ambrose,…

Prídie Kaléndas Decémbris. Luna.

Prídie Kaléndas Decémbris. Luna. The Thirtieth Day of November. The Night of the Moon. Apud Patras, in Achája, natális sancti Andréæ Apóstoli, qui in Thrácia et Scythia sacrum Christi Evangélium prædicávit. Is, ab Ægéa Procónsule comprehénsus, primum in cárcere clausus est, deínde gravíssime cæsus, ad últimum suspénsus in cruce, in ea pópulum docens bíduo supervíxit;…

Tértio Kaléndas Decémbris. Luna.

Tértio Kaléndas Decémbris. Luna . The Twenty-Ninth Day of November. The .. Night of the Moon. Vigília sancti Andréæ Apóstoli. The Vigil of St. Andrew, apostle. Romæ, via Salária, natális sanctórum Mártyrum Saturníni senis, et Sisínii Diáconi, sub Maximiáno Príncipe; quos, diu in cárcere macerátos, jussit Urbis Præféctus in equúleum levári et áttrahi nervis, fústibus ac…

Séptimo Kaléndas Decémbris. Luna.

The Twenty-Fifth Day of November At Alexandria, St. Catherine, virgin and martyr, in the time of Emperor Maximinus.  For the confession of the Christian faith she was cast into prison, endured a long scourging with whips set with metal, and finally ended her martyrdom by having her head cut off.  Her body was miraculously carried…

Nono Kaléndas Decémbris. Luna.

The Twenty-Third Day of November The birthday of Pope St. Clement, who held the sovereign pontificate the third after the blessed apostle Peter.  In the persecution of Trajan, he was banished to Chersonesus, where, being thrown into the sea with an anchor tied to his neck, he was crowned with martyrdom.  During the pontificate of…

Prídie Kaléndas Novémbris. Luna

Prídie Kaléndas Novémbris. Luna . The Thirty-First Day of October.  The Night of the Moon. Vigília ómnium Sanctórum. The Vigil of All Saints. St. Ampliatus (bottom centre), St. Urbanus (top left) and St. Narcissus (top right) Romæ sanctórum Ampliáti, Urbáni et Narcíssi, quorum méminit sanctus Paulus ad Romános scribens, qui, ob Evangélium Christi, a Judæis…

Tértio Kaléndas Novémbris. Luna

Tértio Kaléndas Novémbris. Luna . The Thirtieth Day of October. The Night of the Moon. In Sardínia natális sancti Pontiáni, Papæ et Mártyris, qui, ab Alexándro Imperatóre, una cum Hippólyto Presbytero, in eam ínsulam deportátus, ibídem, mactátus fústibus, martyrium consummávit.  Ejus corpus a beáto Fabiáno Papa Romam delátum est, atque in cœmetério Callísti sepúltum.  Ipsíus tamen…

Quarto Kaléndas Novémbris. Luna

Quarto Kaléndas Novémbris. Luna . The Twenty-Ninth Day of October The Night of the Moon. Sanctórum Episcopórum Maximiliáni Mártyris, et Valentíni Confessóris. The holy bishop Maximilian, martyr, and Valentine, confessor. Sidóne, in Phœnícia, sancti Zenóbii Presbyteri, qui, sub novíssimæ persecutiónis acerbitáte, ad martyrium álios exhórtans, martyrio et ipse dignátus est. At Sidon in Phoenicia, St. Zenobius,…

Quinto Kaléndas Novémbris. Luna

Quinto Kaléndas Novémbris.  Luna The Twenty-Eighth Day of October The Night of the Moon. In Pérside natális beatórum Apostolórum Simónis Chananæi, et Thaddǽi, qui et Judas dícitur.  Ex ipsis autem Simon in Ægypto, Thaddǽus in Mesopotámia Evangélium prædicávit; deínde, in Pérsidem simul ingréssi, ibi, cum innúmeram gentis illíus multitúdinem Christo subdidíssent, martyrium consummárunt. In Persia, the…

Sexto Kaléndas Novémbris. Luna

Sexto Kaléndas Novémbris.  Luna The Twenty-Seventh Day of October.  The Night of the Moon. Vigília sanctórum Apostolórum Simónis et Judæ. The vigil of the holy apostles Simon and Jude. Abulæ, in Hispánia, pássio sanctórum Vincéntii, Sabínæ et Christétæ.  Hi primum in equúleo ádeo sunt exténti, ut omnes membrórum compáges laxaréntur; deínde cápita eórum, lapídibus superpósita, usque ad…