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  • On the Life of St. Bede

    02/18/2009 8:04:28 PM PST · by ELS · 6 replies · 337+ views
    Zenit News Agency ^ | February 18, 2009 | Benedict XVI
    On the Life of St. Bede He "Contributed Effectively to the Making of a Christian Europe" VATICAN CITY, FEB. 18, 2009 (Zenit.org).- Here is a translation of the address Benedict XVI gave on the life of St. Bede during today's general audience in Paul VI Hall. * * * Dear Brothers and Sisters, The saint on whom we reflect today is called Bede. He was born in Northeast England, in fact in Northumbria, in the year 672/673. He himself narrates that, when he was seven years old his parents entrusted him to the abbot of the neighboring Benedictine monastery, to...
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 05-25-05, Optional, St. Bede the Venerable

    05/25/2005 7:18:26 AM PDT · by Salvation · 20 replies · 448+ views
    USCCB.org/New American Bible ^ | 05-25-05 | New American Bible
    May 25, 2005Wednesday of the Eighth Week in Ordinary Time Psalm: Wednesday 24 Reading ISir 36:1, 4-5a, 10-17 Come to our aid, O God of the universe,look upon us, show us the light of your mercies,and put all the nations in dread of you!Thus they will know, as we know,that there is no God but you, O Lord. Give new signs and work new wonders. Gather all the tribes of Jacob,that they may inherit the land as of old,Show mercy to the people called by your name;Israel, whom you named your firstborn.Take pity on your holy city,Jerusalem, your dwelling place.Fill...
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 05-25-04, Opt. St. Bede the Venerable

    05/25/2004 7:30:09 AM PDT · by Salvation · 11 replies · 103+ views
    http://www.usccb.org/nab/052504.htm ^ | 05-25-04 | New American Bible
    May 25, 2004 Tuesday of the Seventh Week of Easter Psalm: Tuesday 24 Reading I Responsorial Psalm Gospel Reading IActs 20:17-27 From Miletus Paul had the presbyters of the Church at Ephesus summoned. When they came to him, he addressed them, "You know how I lived among you the whole time from the day I first came to the province of Asia. I served the Lord with all humility and with the tears and trials that came to me because of the plots of the Jews, and I did not at all shrink from telling you what was for...