Mass intention offered for the deceased benefactors of the Augustinian Family
Augustinians throughout the world commemorate the deceased benefactors of the Augustinian Family, a practice prescribed first by the Constitutions of the Order in 1290 and continued ever since. The commemoration was fixed on this date in 1975.
29 And the multitudes running together, he began to say: This generation is a wicked generation: it asketh a sign, and a sign shall not be given it, but the sign of Jonas the prophet.
30 For as Jonas was a sign to the Ninivites; so shall the Son of man also be to this generation.
31 The queen of the south shall rise in the judgment with the men of this generation, and shall condemn them: because she came from the ends of the earth to hear the wisdom of Solomon; and behold more than Solomon here.
32 The men of Ninive shall rise in the judgment with this generation, and shall condemn it; because they did penance at the preaching of Jonas; and behold more than Jonas here.