Archive for February 6th, 2010

During the month of February

6 February, 2010

4th February 1710 – birthday of Anthony Daneo, brother of St. Paul of the Cross and Ven. John Baptist Daneo

7th February 1796 – death of Fr. John Mary Cioni, C.P. After the death of St. Paul of the Cross’ brother, Ven. John Baptist, Fr. John Mary was confessor for St. Paul of the Cross until his death in 1775. He was the third Superior General of the Passionists (1784-1790).

12th February – Feast of the Solemn Commemoration of the Passion, Titular Feast of the Passionist Congregation.

16th February 1727 – St. Paul of the Cross and Ven. John Baptist Daneo receive the tonsure from Bishop Baccari, Vicar of Rome

16th February – Passionist Memorial of the Prayer of Our Lord Jesus Christ in the Garden.

17th February – Ash Wednesday

18th February 1821 – decree on the virtues of Fr. Paul of the Cross proclaimed

23rd February 1727 – St. Paul of the Cross and Ven. John Baptist Daneo receive first minor orders of porter and lector from Bishop Baccari, Vicar of Rome

23rd February 1731 – St. Paul of the Cross and Ven. John Baptist Daneo request Pope Clement XII to grant them the canonical title “of the missions”

24th February 1727 – St. Paul of the Cross and Ven. John Baptist Daneo receive second minor orders of acolyte and exorcist from Bishop Baccari, Vicar of Rome

27th February – Feast of St. Gabriel of Our Lady of Sorrows, Passionist, Patron of Youth.