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John X - (914-928)

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Born in Romagna, John of Tossignano was bishop of Bologna and Read More

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Born at Tossignano, Romagna; enthroned, 914; died at Rome, 928. First a deacon, he became Archbishop of Ravenna about 905, as successor of Kailo. In a document dated 5 February, 914, he still appears as archbishop. Shortly afterwards, owing to the influence of the nobles dominant in Rome, he was made pope in succession to Lando. ... Read More


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Reading 1, Jeremiah 2:1-3, 7-8, 12-13
The word of Yahweh came to me, saying, 'Go and shout this in ... Read More

Psalm, Psalms 36:6-7, 8-9, 10-11
your saving justice is like towering mountains, your judgements ... Read More

Gospel, Matthew 13:10-17
Then the disciples went up to him and asked, 'Why do you talk ... Read More

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July 24: One of the Forty Martyrs of England and Wales. He was born ... Read More