Carissimi: Today’s Mass; S. Chad, Bishop & Confessor

St Chad, Bishop & Confessor, Apostle to Mercia: Missa “Sacerdotes tui“ [Transferred from 02/03] St Chad was the first bishop of Mercia and Lindsey at Lichfield. He was the brother of Cedd, whom he succeeded as Abbot of Lastingham, North Yorkshire, and a disciple of Aidan who sent him to Ireland as part of his…