Prayer of the Day

Feast of St. Blaise, Bishop & Martyr

February 3rd, 2017

“Father of mercy and God of all consolation, graciously look upon me and impart to me the blessing which flows from this Holy Sacrament. Overshadow me with your loving kindness,  and let this Divine Mystery bear fruit in me.” (St. Blaise)

St. Blaise died 315.  Tradition states that he was a physician before becoming a bishop.  He is patron of those who suffer from disease of the throat.