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passing through, he preached the gospel to all the cities till he came to Cesarea.

GRAD. Ps. cxvij. This is the day which the Lord hath made, come let us be glad and rejoice therein. V. The stone which the builders rejected, the same is become the head of the corner stone: this is the Lord's doing and it is wonderful in our eyes, Alleluia, Alleluia. V. Christ is risen, wbe created all things, and hath shewn mercy to mankind.

GOSPEL. John xx. 11, 18. Al that time: Mary stood at the sepulchre without, weeping, Now as she was weeping, she stooped down, and looked into the sepulchre ; and she saw two angels in white, sitting, one at the head, and one at the feel, where the body of Jesus had been laid. They say to her : Woman, why weepest thou ? She saith to them : Because they have taken away my Lord, and I know not where they have laid him. When she had thus said, she turned herself back, and say Jesus standing : and she knew not that it was de sus. Jesus said to her : Woman, why weepest thou? whom seekest thou ? She thinking that it was the gardener, said to him: Sir, if thou hast taken him hence, tell me where thou hast laid him; and I will take him away. Jesus saith to her: Mary. She turning, saith to him: Rabboni (which is to say, Master. Jesus saith to her : Do not touch me,

for I am pot yet ascended to my Father ; but go to my brethren, and say to them, I ascend to my Fatber, and to your Father, to my God, and your Mary Magdalen cometh, and telleth the disciples: I have seen the Lord, and these things he said to me. THE CREED.

OFFERT. Erod. xiii. In the days of your seless nity, saith the Lord, I will bring you into a haul flowing with milk and honey, Alleluia.

SECRET. Graciously accept, we beseech ther. O Lord, the offerings of thy people : that being me

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De ers, O Lord, that by frequenting these sacred mys283" sty belps of this life, and endless joys of the next.

bewed by the confession of thy name, and by baptisun, they may obtain everlasting bliss. Thro.'

COMM. 1 Peler i. You, who are a purchased people, publish his might, Alleluia : It is he who hath called you from darkness to his wonderful light, Alleluia.

P. COMM. Exaudi. Graciously hear our prayteries of our redemption, we may obtain the necesThro.

FRIDAY IN EASTER WEEK. INTROIT. Ps. lxxvii. The Lord hath brought them forth in hope, Alleluia ; and the sea bath covered their enemies, Alleluia, Alleluia, Alleluia. Ps. Attend, O my people, to my law, incline your ears to the words of my mouth. V. Glory:

COLLECT. Omnipotens. O Almighty and Eternal God, who hast instituted this Paschal mystery in the covenant of the reconciliation of mankind; assist ts with thy holy grace, that what we profess in this solemnity, we may practise in our lives. Thro.'

EPISTLE. 1 Peter iii. 18, 22. Denir Brethren : Cbrist died once for our sins, the just for the unjust; that he might offer us to God, being put to death indeed in the fiesh, but enlivened in the spirit. In which also coming, he preached to those spirits that were in prison; which had been sometime incredulous, when they waited for the patience of God in the days of Noe, when the ark was a building; wherein a few, that is, eight souls were saved by water. Whereunto baptism being of the like form, now saveth you also; not the putting away of the filth of the flesh, but the examination of a good conscience towards God by the resurrection of Jesus Christ, who is on the right hand of God.

GRAD). This is the day which the Lord hath made: let us exult and rejoice therein. V. Blessed be he that cometh in the name of the Lord. The

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, Alleluia. V. Publish it among the Gentiles, that. the Lord hath reigned from the cross.

GOSPEL. Matt. xxviü. 16, 20. At that time : The eleven disciples went into Galilee, unto the mountain where Jesus had appointed them. And seeing him they adored: but some doubted. And Jesus, coming, spoke to them, saying: All power is given to me in heaven and in earth. Going there fore, teach ye all nations ; baptising them in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost. Teaching them to observe all things whatsoever I have commanded you; and behold! am with you all days, cven to the consummation of the world. The Creed.

OFFERT. Exod. xi. This day shall be a me morable one to you, Alleluia. You shall keep ita solemn festival to the Lord throughout all your per nerations: an everlasting stated solemnity. Alle.

SECRET. Mercifully accept this sacrifice, ** beseech thee, O Lord, which we offer for the remnis. sion of their sins, who have been regenerated; and to obtain speedily the help of thy grace. Thro!

COMM. Matt. xxvij. All power is given to me in heaven and in earth, Alleluia : Go teach and dations, baptising them in the name of the Father, at of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost, Aleluia, Aleixin.

P. COMM. Respice. Look down we beseech thee, O Lord, upon thy people; and since thou hast vouchsafed to give them a new life by these eternal inysteries, grant them also pardon of their temporal offences. Thro'.

SATURDAY IN EASTER WEEK. INTROIT. Ps. civ. The Lord bath led forth his people in gladness, Alleluia : and his chosen ones in joy, Alleluia, Alleluia. Ps. Praise the Lord and call upon his name: publish luis erorks acon the Gentiles. P. Glory.

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COLLECT. Concede. Grant, we beseech thee, O Almighty God, that we, who with reverence have celebrated this solemnity of Easter, may happily arrive at everlasting joys. Thro'.

EPISTLE. 1 Peter ii. Dear Brethren: Laying away all malice, and all guile, and dissimulations, and envies, and all detractions, as new-born babes, desire the rational milk without guile; that thereby you may grow into salvation: If so be you have tasted that the Lord is sweet, unto whom coming, as to a living stone, rejected indeed by men, but chosen and made honourable by God: be you also as living stones built up, a spiritual house, a koly priesthood, to offer up spiritual sacrifices, acceptable to God by Jesus Christ. Wherefore it is said in the scripture: “ Behold I lay in Sion a chief corner stone, elect, precious: and he that shall behieve in him, shall not be confounded.” To you therefore that believe, honour ; but to them that believe not, " the stone' wbich the builders rejected, the same is made the head of the corner : and a stone of stumbling and a rock of scandal, to them who stumble at the word, neither do believe, whereunto also they are set. But you are a chosen generation, a kingly priesthood, a holy nation, a purchased people; that you may declare his virtues, who hath

you ont of darkness into his marvellous light. "Who in time past were not a people; but are now the people of God. Who had not obtained mercy; but now have obtained mercy.

Alleluia, Alleluia. V. This is the day which the Lord hath made; let us exult and rejoice therein, Alleluia V. Praise the Lord, ye his servants, praise the name of the Lord.

GOSPEL. John xx. 1, 9. At that time: The first day of the week, Mary Magdalen cometh early, while it was yet dark, to the sepulchre: and she saw the stone taken away from the sepulchre. She ran, therefore, and cometh to Simon Peter, and to the

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other disciple whom Jesus lored, and saith to them dis They have taken away the Lord out of the sepulchre the best and we know not where they have laid him. Peter therefore went out, and that other disciple, and they selling came to the sepulchre. And they both ran together, first to the sepulchre. And when he stooped down, he saw the linen clothes lying; but yet he went het in. went into the sepulchre, and saw the linen clotha not lying with the linen cloths, but apart, wrapt into one place. Then that other disciple also went

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believed ; for as yet they knew not the scripture, that he must rise again from the dead. The Creed

OFFERT. Ps. cxvii. Blessed be ke that cometh in the name of the Lord; we have blessed you out of the house of the Lord; the Lord is God, and be kath shone upon us, Alleluia, Alleluia.

SECRET. Grant, we beseech thee, O Lord, that we may always gratefully solemnize the Paschal mysteries, and that the continual celebration of the sacrament of our redemption may be to us a subject of perpetual joy. Thros.

COMM. Gal. ij. All you that have been başı tised in Christ, have put on Christ. Alleluia. P. COMM. Redemptionis

. Being strengthened, O Lord, by the sacrament of our redemption, grant that through this help to eternal salvation, a true faith may always be increased in us. Thru'.

QUASIMODO, OR LOW SUNDAY,
IS called in the Roman Missal, Dominica in obis

, because those who were baptised on Holy Saturday laid aside the white garments wherewith they were yesterday cloathed, and began this day to be no longer distinguished in dress from the rest of the

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