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siring to speak with him. And one said to him: Behold thy mother and thy brethren stand without, wanting thee. But he answering him that told him, said: Who is my mother, and who are my brethren? And stretching forth his hands towards his disciples, he said: Behold my mother and my brethren: for whosoever shall do the will of my Father, who is in heaven, the same is my brother and sister and mother.

OFFERT. Ps. 123. Our soul, like the sparrow, hath escaped from the hunters' snare. The snare broke, and we escaped.

SECRET. Mercifully, O Lord, look down on the sacrifice, which we offer thee, and grant, by the intercession of thy saints, it may increase our devotion, and avail to our salvation. Thro'.

COMM. Matt. xii. Whosoever shall do the will of my Father, who is in heaven, the same is my brother, sister, and mother, saith the Lord.

POSTCOMM. Quæsumus. We beseech thee, O Almighty God, that, by the intercession of thy saints, we may obtain the effect of that salvation, a pledge whereof we have received in these mysteries. Thro'.


Anth. This saint. V. Thou hast crowned. p. XV. PRAYER. Infirmitatem, p. xvi.

MASS. INTROIT. The Lord settled, &c. p. xv.

XII. St. JOHN GUALBERT, Abbot. A Double. VESPERS. As p. xlvii. PRAYER. Intercessio, ib. p. xlvii. With a COMMEMORATION of SS. NABOR and FELIX, M. M. Anth. For to them. V. Rejoice. CoмMON, P. XXV. PRAYER. Præsta. As at Mass below.

MASS. INTROIT. The mouth of the righteous man, p. xliii. except:

GOSPEL. Matt. v. 43.


T that time: Jesus said to his disciples: You have heard that it hath been said: Thou shalt love thy neighbour, and hate thy enemy. But I say to you; Love your enemies; do good to those that hate you; and pray for those who persecute and calumniate you; that you may be the children of your Father, who is in heaven, who maketh his sun to rise on the good and bad, and the rain to fall on the just and unjust. For if you love only

those that love you, what reward shall you have? Do · not the very Publicans do the same? And if you salute your brethren only, what do you more than others? Do not the Heathens do as much? Be you therefore perfect,

as your heavenly father is perfect

The COMMEMORATION of SS. NABOR, &c. COLLECT. Præsta. Grant, O Lord, we beseech thee, that as we make a yearly commemoration of these thy holy Martyrs; so we may be always partakers of their intercession. Thro'.

SECRET. Grant, O Lord, we beseech thee, that the offerings of thy people may be acceptable to thee through the intercession of thy holy Martyrs Nabor and Felix; and that they may be rendered worthy by their merits, in honour of whose triumphs they are offered to thy name. Thro'.

POSTCOMM. Natalitiis. Being refreshed by virtue of the sacrament, which we have received on the festival of thy saints, we beseech thee, O Lord, that we may eternally enjoy the good things wherewith, by thy grace, we are now cherished. Thro'.

In the second VESPERS is made a Commemoration of the following Feast.

XIII. St. ANACLETUS, Pope and Martyr.

VESPERS. The COMMEMORATION. Anth. This saint. V. Thou hast crowned. p. xv. PRAYER. Deus, qui nos beati, p. xviii.

MASS. INTROIT. O ye priests, &c. p. xviii. except: GOSTEL. Luke xiv. p. xvii.

XIV. St. BONAVENTURE, Bp. Conf. and Dr.

VESPERS. All as p. xxxii. Except at the MAGNIFICAT in both VESPERS. Anth. O excellent, p. xxxix. PRAYER. Deus, qui populo tuo, p xl.

MASS. INTROIT. He opened p. xxxix. except?

Os justi meditabitur sapientiam, et lingua ejus loque tur judicium. V. Lex De

GRAD. Ps. xxxvi. The mouth of the righteous man shall utter wisdom; and his

tongue shall speak judgment. V. The law of his God is in his heart; and his feet shall not be tript up. Alleluia, Alleluia V. The Lord hath sworn it, and he will not repent: Thou art a Priest for ever according to the order of Melchisedech.


ejus in corde ipsius, et non supplantabuntur gressus ejus Alleluia, Alleluia. V. Juravit Dominus, et non pænitebit eum: Tu es sacerdos in æternum secundum ordinem Melchisedech. Alleluia.

OFFERTORY. My truth, p. xxxix. SECRET. May the annual, ib. POST COMMUNION. Deus, fidelium, ib. The second VESPERS from the LITTLE CHAPTER are of the following Feast.

Bishop and Confessor. Double

VESPERS. As in the COMMON, p. xxxii.

MASS. INTROIT. Let thy Priests, &c p. xxxvii. except:

COLLECT. Omnipotens. O Almighty and Eternal God, who hast made this day honourable to us by the festival of blessed Swithin, thy Confessor and Bishop; grant joy to thy Church, that we may be aided in heaven by his intercession, whose memory we venerate here on earth. Thro'.

XVI. The COMMEMORATION of the B. V. MARY of MOUNT CARMEL. Greater double.

1. VESPERS. As p. lxxiii. Except at the MAGNIFICAT, where is said: holy Commemoration instead of holy Festival. PRAYER. Collect at Mass.

MASS. INTROIT. Hail, holy mother, &c. p. xix. except:

COLLECT. Deus, qui. O God, who hast honoured the order of the Carmelites with the singular title of thy most blessed Virgin-mother: mercifully grant that we, who solemnize this her commemoration, by the assistance of her prayers may come to eternal happiness. Who liveth.

PREFACE. And in the Commemoration. Ordinary, p. 49.

II. VESPERS. All as in the first, except:


Anth The glory of Libanus is given her: the beauty of Carmel and Saron. Alleluia.

Then is made a Commemoration of the following Feast.

Ant. Gloria Libani data est ei: decor Carmeli et Saron. Alleluia.

XVII. TRANSLATION of St. OSMUND, Bishop and Conf. Double.

VESPERS As p. xxxii. PRAYER. Collect at Mass. MASS. INTROIT. The Lord settled, &c. p. xxxiv. except:

COLLECT. Omnipotens. O Almighty and eternal God, who rejoicest us on this solemnity of blessed Osmund thy Confessor and Bishop: we humbly beseech thy mercy, that we may obtain the glory of eternal life by his intercession, whose festival we celebrate with devotion here on earth. Thro'.

SECRET. Sanctify, we beseech thee, O Lord, our offerings by the intercession of blessed Osmund, thy Confessor and Bishop: that they may be changed into the body and blood of our Lord Jesus Christ, and avail to the salvation of our souls. Thro' the same.

POSTCOMM. Sumptis. Having received, O Lord, these sacred mysteries, we humbly beseech thee, that being strengthened thereby, we may here imitate the virtues of blessed Osmund, thy Confessor and Bishop, and hereafter come to eternal joys. Thro'..


The second VESPERS, from the LITTLE CHAPTER, are of the following Feasts, with a Commemoration of St. ÖSMUND. Anth. The Lord loved. V. The Lord led, p. xxxvi. PRAYER. Collect at Mass, as above. And of St. SYMPHOROSA. and her SEVEN SONS. Anth. For to them. V. Rejoice. p. xXV. PRAYER. Collect at Mass.

XVIII. St. CAMILLUS de Lellis, Confessor. Doubie.
VESPERS. As p. xlii. PRAYER. Collect at Mass.
O man hath greater
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AJOREM hac dilectione nemo habet, ut


his life for his friends. Ps. Blessed is he that attendeth to the needy and poor: in the evil day will the Lord deliver him. V. Glory.

animam suam ponat quis pro amicis suis. Ps. Beatus qui intelligit super egenumet pauperem : in die mala liberabit eum Dominus. V. Gloria.

COLLECT. Deus qui. O God, who didst gloriously animate blessed Camillus with singular charity in assisting souls in their last agony, pour forth into us, we beseech thee, by his intercession, the spirit of thy love that we may overcome the enemy at the hour of our death, and arrive at a crown in heaven. Thro'.

Of St. SYMPHOROSA, &c. Deus qui nos concedis. p. XXIX. EPISTLE. John 1. as above p. 202. GRAD. The mouth of the righteous man. p. xliii.

GOSPEL. John xv. 12. 17.

T that time, Jesus said to his disciples: This is my


have loved you. Greater love than this no man hath, that a man lay down his life for his friends. You are my friends, if you do the things that I command you. I will not now call you servants, for the servant knoweth not what his Lord doth, but I have called you friends: because all things whatsoever I have heard of my Father, I have made known to you. You have not chosen me: but I have chosen you; and have appointed you, that you may go, and bring forth fruit ; and that your fruit may remain; that whatsoever you shall ask of the Father in my name, he may give it you.

OFFERT. The righteous man. COMMON. p. xlvii.

SECRET. Let this spotless victim, by the offering of which we renew the work of our redemption, the effect of the immense charity of Jesus Christ, become for us, by the intercession of blessed Camillus, a salutary remedy against all our weakness of body and soul, and a comfort and defence in our last agony. Thro'.

Of St. SYMPHOROSA, &c. We bring. COMMON, p.


COMM. I was sick, and thou didst visit me; verily, verily, I say to you, in as

Infirmus fui, et visitastis me: amen, amen, dico vobis, quamdiu fecistis uni ex

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