Lauds in Advent

Advent at Lauds – Behold, the Lord shall come and all his saints with him; and in that day the light shall be great. Alleluia. ~Benedictus Antiphon until 17 December

Saint Andrew, Apostle

November 30 – St. Andrew, Apostle – (This was mistakenly missed yesterday; mea culpa!) He was brother of Simon (Peter), both fishermen. From the fourth Gospel we learn that Andrew was a disciple of the Baptist, whose testimony first led him and John the Evangelist to follow Jesus. Andrew introduced him to his brother,...