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mies those whom thou hast fed wil thy sacred mysteries. Thro'. VESPERS. All as yesterday, p. 144, except :

At the MAGNIFICAT. Anth. If any one love Ant. Si quis diligit me, me, he will keep my word, sermonem meum servabit, and my Father will love & Pater meus diliget eum, him, and we will come and & ad eum veniemus, et make our abode with him. mansionem apud eum faAlleluia.

ciemus. Alleluia. PRAYER. Collect at Mass, p. 173.



EECEIVE your glory

CCIPITE jucunditawith joy. Alleluia: giv tem gloriæ vestræ. Aling thanks to God, Alleluia, leluia : gratias agentes Deo. who hath called you to a Alleluia, qui vosad cælestia heavenlykingdom. Alleluia, regna vocavit. Alleluia, AlAlleluia, Alleluia. Ps. 77. leluia, Alleluia.

Ps. 77. Give ear my people to my Attendite, popule meus, law : hearken to the words legem

inclinate of my mouth. V. Glory.

vestram in verba

oris mei. V. Gloria. COLLECT. Adsit nobis. Assist us, O Lord, we beseech thee, with the power of thy holy spirit, that our hearts may be purified, according to thy mercy, and we defended from all adversities. Thro'.

LESSON. Acts viii. 14. 17.
N those days : When the Apostles, who were at Je-

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word of God, they sent to them Peter and John. Who being come, prayed for them, that they might receive the Holy Ghost: for as yet he was come on none of them, but they had only been baptized in the name of the Lord Jesus. Then they laid their hands on them, and they received the Holy Ghost.

Alleluia, Alleluia. V. Alleluia, Alleluia. V. John 14. The Holy Ghost John 14. Spiritus Sanctus shall teach you whatever I docebit vos quæcumque shall say to you. Alleluia. dixero vobis. Alleluia.

V. Come, Holy Spirit, &c. with the Prose, as above, p. 148.

GOSPEL. John X. 1. 10.
T that time: Jesus said to the Pharisees: Verily,

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door into the sheepfold, but climbeth up some other way is a thief and a robber. But he that entereth by the door, is the shepherd of the sheep. To him the porter openeth the door, and the sheep hear his voice, and he calleth his own sheep by their names, and leadeth them out. And when he leadeth out his own sheep, he goeth before them: and the sheep follow him, because they know his voice. But they follow not a stranger, but fly from him; because they know not the voice of strangers. This parable Jesus spoke to them: but they understood not what he said to them. Jesus therefore said to them again : Verily, verily, I say to you: I am the door of the sheep. All that have ever come, are thieves and robbers; and the sheep heard them not. I am the door; by me if any one entereth, he shall be saved : and he shall go in and out, and find pastures. The thief cometh only to kill, steal, and destroy. I am come, that they may have life, and have it more abundantly. Credo.

OFFERT. Ps. lxxvii. Portas cæli aperuit Dom The Lord opened for them minus, & pluit illis Manna, the gates of heaven, and ut ederent: panem cæli rained down Manna for dedit eis, panem Angelothem to eat: he gave them rum manducavit homo. Al the bread of heaven, man leluia. eat the bread of Angels. Alleluia.

SECRET. May the oblation of this sacrifice purify us, O Lord, we beseech thee, and make us worthy to partake thereof. Thro'.

COMM. John xv. The Spiritus qui a Patre prospirit, who proceeded from cedit. Alleluia: ille me the Father. Alleluia : shall clarificabit. Alleluia, Alleglorify me. Alleluia, Al- luia. leluia.

POSTCOMM. Mentes nostras. Grant, we beseech thee, O Lord, that the Holy Ghost may renew our souls by these divine mysteries, since he is the remission of all sin. Thro-in unity of the same. VESPERS. All as on Whitsunday, p. 171, except:

At the MAGNIFICAT. Anth. I leave you peace,

Ant. Pacem relinquo voI give you my peace: I bis, pacem meam do vobis,

give it you not as the world non quomodo mundus dat, gives it. Alleluia.

ego do vobis. Alleluia. PRAYER. Collect at Mass, p. 175.


EMBER-WEDNESDAY. MASS. INTROIT. Ps. 67. O God, when thou didst go forth before thy people, making a way for them, and dwelling in the midst of them, Alleluia : the earth shook, and the heavens dropt dew. Alleluia, Alleluia. Ps. Let God arise, and let his enemies be dispersed ; let those that hate him, fly before his face. V. Glory.

I. COLLECT. Mentes nostras. May the Holy Ghost, who proceedeth from thee, enlighten, we beseech thee, O Lord, our hearts, and guide us into all truth, according to the promise of thy Son. Who lieth and reigneth with thee in unity of the same.

I. LESSON.. Acts ii. 14. 21. N those days: Peter standing up with the eleven,

raised his voice, and said to them ; Men of Judea, and all you that dwell in Jerusalem, be this known to you, and give ear to my words; for chese men are not drunk, as you imagine, it being now but the third hour of the day; but this is what was foretold by the prophet Joel ; And it shall come to pass in the last days, saith the Lord, I will pour out my spirit on all flesh, and your sons, and your daughters shall prophesy; and your young men shall see visions, and your old men dream dreams. And in those days I will pour out on my servants, and handmaids, my spirit, and they shall prophesy; and I will shew wonders in the heavens above, and signs on the earth below, blood and fire and vapour of smoke. The sun shall be turned into darkness, and the moon into blood, before the great and public day of the Lord cometh. And it shall come to pass, that whoever calleth on the name of the Lord, shall be saved.

Alleluia. V. Ps. 32. The heavens were founded by the word of the Lord, and all their host by the breath of his mouth.

Here is said the Gloria in excelsis. II. COLLECT. Præsta, quæsumus. Grant, we beseech thee, O Almighty and most merciful God, that thy holy spirit may descend and dwell in our souls, and so thoroughly purify us, that we may at length become the temple of his glory. Thro'.

From this day to Saturday next inclusively, after the Collect of the day, is suid the COLLECT, Ecclesiæ tuæ, or Deus omnium, together with their Secret and PostCOMMUNION, in their proper places, as p. lxxii.

II. LESSON. Acts v. 12. 16.
N those days: Many signs and wonders were wrought

among the people by the hands of the Apostles. And they were all with one mind assembled together in Solomon's porch. And none of the rest durst join them; however the people extolled them very much. And the multitude of men and women that believed in the Lord, was more increased, so that they brought forth the sick into the streets, and laid them on beds and couches, that when Peter should pass by, his shadow at least might fall upon some of them, and they be delivered from their infirmities. There came also to Jerusalem great numbers from the neighbouring cities, bringing their sick, and such as were tormented by unclean spirits, and they were all cured.

Alleluia, Alleluia. V. Come, Holy Ghost, with the Prose, as abovę, p. 148.

GOSPEL. John vi. 44.52.
T that time : Jesus said to the multitude of the

No man can come to me, unless the Father, who sent me, draweth him: and I will raise him up at the last day. It is written in the prophets : And they shall be all taught by God. Every one that hath heard the Father, and learnt of him, cometh to me. Not that any one hath seen the Father, except he, who is of God; he indeed hath seen the Father. Verily, verily, I say to you; He that believeth in me, hath life everlasting. I am the bread of life. Your fathers eat Manna in the wilderness, and are dead. This is the bread that cometh down from heaven, that if any man eat of it, he may not die. I am the living bread that came down from heaven. If any man eat of this bread, he shall live for ever; and the bread that I will give, is my flesh, for the life of the world. CREDO.

OFFERT. Ps. 118. I will meditate on thy commandments, which I have loved very much; and I will put in practice thy commandments, which I have loved. Alleluia.

SECRET. Receive, we beseech thee, O Lord, this offering, and grant that we may celebrate with piety these sacred mysteries. Thro'.



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COMM. John 14. I leave you peace. Alleluia. I give you my peace. Alleluia, Alleluia.

POSTCOMM. Sumentes. Having partaken, O Lord, of thy heavenly sacraments, we beseech thy clemency, that we may enjoy, in an eternity of bliss, the effects of the mysteries we celebrate in time. Thro'.

MASS, as on WHITSUNDAY, p. 148. except:

LESSON. Acts viii. 5. 9. N those days: Philip went down to the city of Samaria, one accord, were attentive to the things Philip spoke, hearing and seeing the wonders wrought by him. For many of them that were possesed with unclean spirits, went out, crying with a loud voice. And many that were sick of the palsy and lame, were cured. There was therefore great joy in that city.

GOSPEL. Luke ix. 1. 6.
T that time : Jesus calling together the twelve Apos-


vils, and to cure diseases. And he sent them to preach the kingdom of God, and to heal the sick. And he said to them : Take nothing for your journey, neither staff nor scrip, nor bread, nor money, neither have two coats. And whatever house you enter into stay there, and go not out thence. And whosoever shall not receive

you; when you go out of that city, shake off the very dust from your feet for a testimony against them. And they set out, and went through the towns, preaching the Gospel, and healing every where. CREDO.



ET my mouth be filled with thy praise, Alle-

luia : that I may sing, Alleluia : my lips shall rejoice, when I sing to thee. Alleluia, Alleluia. Ps. O Lord, in thee have I hoped, never let me be put to shame : but deliver me and rescue me according to thy justice. V. Glory.

COLLECT. Da, quæsumus. Grant, we beseech thee, O most merciful God, that thy Church, being assembled by thy Holy Spirit, may in no shape be molested with the disturbance of enemies. Thro'.

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