The Feast of St Thomas a Beckcet, B. & M., IIIrd Class
Today is the Feast of St Thomas a Becket.
The Collect from the Roman Breviary:
O God, who for thy Church's sake didst suffer thy Bishop Thomas gloriously to be slain by the swords of wicked men : grant, we beseech thee ; that all they who call upon him for succour may be profited by the obtaining of all that they desire. Through.
The Proper Lessons may be found here.
The Propers of the Mass of the Feast may be found here.
The article on the Saint from the Catholic Encyclopædia.
From the Golden Legend of Bl. Jacobus de Voragine.
From Tradition in Action.
From Catholic Information Network.
From Catholic Online.
From Medieval Saints at Yahoo!