"The future starts today, not tomorrow." — Pope Saint John Paul II
'Tis the feast of Saint Symmachus, Pope (died 514), fifty-first Bishop of Rome: Saint-link & Wikipedia-link.
'Tis also the feast of Saint John Plessington, Priest & Martyr (circa 1637-1679), martyred in the reign of the king Charles II, one of the Forty Martyrs of England & Wales: Martyr-link & Wikipedia-link; Wikipedia-link XL.
Commentary: Wayback Machine.
Scripture of the Day
The Book of Micah, chapter seven, verses fourteen, fifteen, & eighteen thru twenty;
Psalm Eighty-five, verses two thru eight;
The Gospel according to Matthew, chapter twelve, verse forty-six thru fifty.