Carissimi; Today’s Mass: St Mark the Evangelist [Rogationtide]

St Mark, Evangelist: Missa “Protexisti” [Transferred and nothing of the Rogations this year due to Paschaltide] The feast of St. Mark was not regularly inserted into the Roman Calendar until about the Twelfth Century. This is explained by the original association of the commemorations of the saints with their tombs. Although St. Mark was among the…