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The Day I Died

I died.

I was surrounded by family and friends singing hymns. My daughter, sitting besides my headrest, gently wiped the cool perspiration that seeped from my forehead. 1,023 more words

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Carissimi: Today’s Mass; Day IV in the Octave of the Nativity of St John the Baptist

Day IV in the Octave of the Nativity of St John the Baptist: Missa “De ventre matris

The Precursor of Christ was filled with the Holy Ghost even from his mother’s womb. 1,626 more words

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Carissimi: Today’s Mass; Day II in the Octave of the Nativity of St John the Baptist

Day II in the Octave of the Nativity of St John the Baptist: Missa “De ventre matris

The Precursor of Christ was filled with the Holy Ghost even from his mother’s womb. 1,626 more words

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Carissimi: Today’s Mass; The Translation of St Richard of Chichester

The Translation of St Richard of Chichester, Bishop Confessor; Sussex Day: Missa “Statuit ei Dominus

Bishop and leading figure in England during his era, also called Richard de Wyche. 1,387 more words

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Carissimi: Today's Mass; St. Basil the Great

St. Basil the Great, Confessor & Doctor of the Church: Missa “In medio Ecclesiae

St. Basil the Great was Archbishop of Caesarea in the Asiatic Province of Cappodocia. 986 more words

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Carissimi; Today's Mass: St. Margaret, Queen of Scotland

St Margaret, Queen of Scotland, Widow: Missa “In operibus bonis”

Saint Margaret of Scotland (c. 1045 – 16 November 1093), also known as Margaret of Wessex and Queen Margaret of Scotland, was an English princess of the House of Wessex. 1,241 more words

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Carissimi: Today’s Mass; The Octave Day of Corpus Christi

The Octave Day of Corpus Christi: Missa “Cibávít eos

The Octave of Corpus Christi being privileged, Feasts are either commemorated only (in which case the appropriate Collect is said after that of the Office) or transferred to after the Octave.  1,415 more words

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