Wednesday, January 27, 2021
St. Angela Merici is the founder of the Ursuline order of religious sisters. She is the patron saint of the sick, the disabled, and all those grieving the loss of parents. Her feast day is January 27.
The mass readings for the Optional Memorial of Saint Angela Merici are
- First Reading: 1 Peter 4:7b-11 – “let your love for one another be intense, because love covers a multitude of sins”
- Responsorial Psalm: Psalm 148 – “Young men and women, praise the name of the Lord.”
- Gospel: Mark 9:34b-37 – “”If anyone wishes to be first, he shall be the last of all and the servant of all.”