Pridie Kal. Martii AUC 2758/AM 7514
Today is a Feria. The Votive Mass of the Holy Angels is traditional. It is also Mardi Gras or Shrove Tuesday.
From the East:
•John Cassian. His biography from The Catholic Encyclopædia.
From Ted Hewitt's Group:
(literally "fat Tuesday" in French), Carnival (from the Latin
for "farewell to the flesh"), and Fasnacht (the Germanic "night of