Today we remember Saint John of Nepomuk (c. 1345-1393), priest, martyred under King Wenceslaus IV: Martyr-link & Wikipdia-link.
We also remember Blessed Vladimir Ghika (1873-1954), priest, martyred under the Romanian Communists: Martyr-link & Wikipdia-link.
Scripture of the Day
The Acts of the Apostles, chapter eighteen, verses twenty-three thru twenty-eight;
Psalm Forty-seven, verses two & three, eight thru ten;
The Gospel according to John, chapter sixteen, verses twenty-three(B) thru twenty-eight.
Ordination of Deacons Mass Readings
The Acts of the Apostles, chapter six, verses one thru seven(B);
Psalm Ninety-six, verses one thru three, seven thru ten;
The First Letter to Timothy, chapter three, verse eight thru ten, twelve & thirteen;
The Gospel according to Luke, chapter twenty-two, verses fourteen thru twenty, twenty-four thru thirty.