Daily archives:January 1, 2018

  • IN spite of family troubles and delicate health, Fulgentius was appointed at an early age procurator of his province at Carthage. This success, however, did not satisfy his heart. Levying the taxes proved daily more distasteful, and when he was twenty-two, St. Austin's treatise on the Psalms decid[...]
  • Why is this day so called? Because the secular year begins with this day, as the Church year begins with the First Sunday in Advent. What should we do on this day? An offering of the new year should be made to God, asking His grace that we may spend the year in a holy manner, for the welfar[...]