Idus Feb. AUC 2758/AM 7514
Today is a Feria, but the Votive Mass of the Most Holy Trinity is appropriate.
From the East:
Tradition in Action's Saint of the Day:
On this day:
AD 1130, His Holiness, Honorius II, Pope, reigned 1124-30, dies.
AD 1199, St Stepan Nemanja Serbian monk, dies.
AD 1237, Jordanus of Saxon second Prior General of the Order of Preachers, drowns.
AD 1332, Andronicus II Paleologus Roman Emperor in the East, reigned 1282-1328, monk, dies.
AD 1542, Catherine Howard, Queen of England, 5th wife of Henry VIII, is beheaded. Henry's lusts knew no limits!
AD 1633, Italian astronomer Galileo Galilei arrives in Rome for trial before Inquisition for demanding that Holy Scripture be «edited» to reflect his new theories.
AD 1689, British Parliament adopts Bill of Rights, completing the Whig Revolution and destroying the Traditional Monarchy.
AD 1692, In the Glen Coe highlands of Scotland, thirty-eight members of the MacDonald clan are murdered by soldiers of the neighboring Campbell clan, heretics and traitors to their true King, for not pledging allegiance to William of Orange.
AD 1934, Austrian Chancellor Dollfuss bans Austro-Bolshevik, Red «Social Democratic Party », in his attempt to create a Catholic, corporate State.