Archive for December, 2012

St Barbara, virgin, martyr + 4.December 3rd or 4th century

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St Barbara_____________________________________________________________________

Blessed Saint Barbara
In heaven thou has written
on paper with holy water
on the arch above the cross
three times: amen Jesus, amen Jesus amen Jesus.

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+ Ada

+Bernard degli Uberti

Clement of Alexandria

John of Damascus

Nicholas Ferrar

Osmund

Sigiramnus

 
R.I.P.

1993— Frank Zappa, musician

1976 – Benjamin Britten, composer

1975– Hannah Arendt, political theorist

 

St Francis Xavier + 3.December 1552

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Francis Xavier

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+Saint Birinus

+Pope Anastasius IV

R.I.P.

1999 – Madeline Kahn, actress, comedienne

1894 – Robert Louis Stevenson, writer