Carissimi: Today’s Mass; Feria VI in the Octave of All Saints

In the Octave of All Saints: Missa “Gaudeámus omnes” All Saints’ Day is a celebration of all Christian saints, particularly those who have no special feast days of their own. It is also known as All Hallows Tide, All-Hallomas, or All Hallows’ Day. The Catholic Church, which, every day in the year, places some Saints before…