Mass of Feb. 18: St. Simeon, Bishop & Martyr

Feb 18 2019 12:10 pm

St. Simeon, who was closely related to the Blessed Virgin, became Bishop of Jerusalem after St. James.  As a martyr of the faith, he was crucified under Trajan at the age of 120 years A.D. 106.

Proper on pages 1190, 986.  Common Preface on page 886.