Archive for October 1st, 2020

Breaking Bread

on October 1, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History, Religion

Good morning, it’s Oct. 1, 2020. On this date in 2015, distinguished New York-based classical music conductor Michael Barrett posted a classic Christian hymn as his “song of the day.” The singer was Jessye Norman, who passed away in 2019 at age 74. The song, “Let Us Break Bread Together,” is much older. An African American spiritual first put on […]

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This Day in History October 1st

This Day in History October 1st

on October 1, 2020, 6:00 AM / in History

In October 1 is the 274th day of the year (275th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 91 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays The National Day (China) Armed Forces Day (South Korea) Children’s Day (El Salvador, Guatemala, Sri Lanka) Christian feast day: Abai (Syriac Orthodox Church) Bavo of Ghent Blessed Edward James Nicetius (Roman Catholic Church) Remigius Thérèse of […]

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