Saint Benedict Biscop

Saint Benedict Biscop

Saint Benedict Biscop carrying Saint Peter’s Basilica to Britain. From Wikipedia.

O God, the author of all virtues, by whose gift thy blessed Abbot Benedict Biscop chose the heavenly vision before the fleeting glories of this world: Grant that we may learn by his example to despise the things of earth and to . . . → Read More: Saint Benedict Biscop

Saint Ælred of Riveaulx, Abbot

Aelred of Rievaulx Life of Edward the Confessor,

Illuminated initial from De Speculo Caritatis (The Mirror of Charity) by Ælred of Rieveaulx

Almighty and everlasting God, who ceasest not alike to teach and succour the children of thy Church: Grant, we pray thee, that as thou hast given Saint Aelred unto thy faithful people to be the minister of their everlasting salvation, . . . → Read More: Saint Ælred of Riveaulx, Abbot

The First Sunday after the Epiphany

Altar Flowers — Epiphany III, 27 January 2019

O Lord, we beseech thee mercifully to receive the prayers of thy people who call upon thee; and grant that they may both perceive and know what things they ought to do, and also may have grace and power faithfully to fulfil the same; through Jesus Christ our Lord. Amen.

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