Carissimi: Today’s Mass; S. Emerentiana, Virgin Martyr

St Emerentiana, Virgin Martyr: Missa “Loquébar de testimóniis” Died 304 (?). According to the Roman Martyrology, Saint Emerentiana was the foster sister of Saint Agnes. While she was still a catechumen, Emerentiana was discovered by a pagan mob praying at the tomb of her recently martyred sister, and was stoned to death. There was, indeed, a…