Carissimi: Today’s Mass; In the Octave of S. Augustine of Canterbury

In the Octave of St Augustine, Bishop & Confessor, Apostle to the Angles: Missa “Sacerdotes tui“ Augustine was the prior of a monastery in Rome when Pope Gregory the Great chose him in 595 to lead a mission, usually known as the Gregorian mission, to Britain to Christianize King Æthelberht and his Kingdom of Kent…