Today is the feast day of the saint after whom this blog is named - Malachy. So, from the archives of this blog:
St Malachy, who was he?
Malachy died on 2 November 1148 but his feast day is kept on 3 November to avoid a clash with All Souls Day.
|source: Patricia Drury at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/St_Malachy|