'Tis the feast of Blessed Gerard of Lunel, Hermit, T.O.S.F. (circa 1275-1298): Blessed-link ūnus, Blessed-link duo, & Wikipedia-link.
'Tis also the feast of Saint François de Laval, Bishop, M.E.P. (1623-1708): Saint-link & Wikipedia-link.
Commentary: Wayback Machine.
Scripture of the Day
The Acts of the Apostles, chapter eighteen, verses nine thru eighteen;
Psalm Forty-seven, verses two thru seven;
The Gospel according to John, chapter sixteen, verses twenty thru twenty-three.