Carissimi: Today’s Mass; Feast of St Benedict

Feast of Saint Benedict, Abbot & Co-Patron of Europe; Comm. Friday of the Second Week in Lent: Missa “Os justi” Known as the “Father of Western Monastic Life,” Saint Benedict is the founder of the Benedictines. Born in 480 into a noble family in the village of Nursia, Italy, he studied in Rome but, fearing he…