Monday, October 29, 2007

Monday Basics

German Autumn 2007

Monday of the Thirtieth Week of Ordinary Time


Today's Mass Readings


Saint for Today: St. Narcissus


On This Day in Catholic History:

1943 - Sister Restituta Kafka was beheaded by the Nazis for putting up crosses in a hospital. Pope John Paul II beatified her in 1998.

Birthdays:

1682 - Pierre François Xavier de Charlevoix, French Canadian historian (d. 1761)

1815 - Daniel Emmett, American composer (d. 1904)

1940 - José Ulises Macías Salcedo, Catholic bishop

1981 - Amanda Beard, American swimmer, Seven-time Olympic medalist

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