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out knowing it, that I preach to you. God who
made the world and all things therein

, He being adeptie Lord of heaven and earth, dwelleth not in temples have rece made with hands, neither is be served with men's hands, as though he needed any thing, seeing it is be who giveth to all, life, and breath, and all things; and hath made of one, all mankind, to dwell upon the whole face of the earth, determining appointed times, and the limits of their habitation, that they should seek God, if happily they may feel after him LIV, or find him; although he be not far from every one of us; for in him we live and move, and be: as some also of your own poets said: For we are ola his offspring. Being therefore the offspring of God we must not suppose the Divinity to be like unto gold, or silver, or stone, the graving of art and device of man. And God indeed having winked at the times of this ignorance, now declareth to men, that all should every where do penance, because he hath appointed a day wherein he will judge the world in equity, by the man whom he hath appointed, giving faith to all, by raising him up from the dead. And when they had heard of the resurrection of the dead

. some indeed mocked; but others said: We will hear thee again concerning this matter

. So Paul went out from among them. But certain men adhered to him, and believed; among whom was also Dionysius the Areopagite, and a woman named Damaris, and others with them.

GOSPEL. Luke xii. as on the 26th June.
SECRET. Favourably, O Lord, receive the guita
which thy people offer thee in honour of thy saints;
and by their intercession, we beseech thee to sane
tify us. Thro!.

P. COMM. Sumptis. Grant, we beseech thee,
O Lord, by the intercession of th: boly martyrs,
Dionysius, Rusticus, and Eleutherius, that we may
advance more and more in the way of our eternal


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redemption, by virtue of the sacraments which we have received. Thro'.

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All as in Mass XIV. p. xxvi, except COLLECT. Domine Jesu. Lord Jesus Christ, who art both the model and the reward of true humility, we beseech thee, that as by thy grace blessed Francis became a glorious follower of thee in the contempt of earthly grandeur; so we also, by the like imitation of thee, may attain to the same glory. Who livest.

GRAD. Ps. xx. Lord, thou hast prevented,
GOSPEL, Matt. xix. and OFFERT, Ps, xx. ibid,

XIII. St. EDWARD, King, c. All as in Mass XIV. p. xxvi, except COLLECT. Deus qui. O God, who hast crowned the blessed King Edward, thy confessor, with a diadem of glory; grant that we may honour him in such a manner on earth, as to hereafter reign with him in heaven. Thro'.

XIV. St. CALISTUS, p. m.

All as in Mass III. p. v, except COLLECT. Deus qui. O God, who seest that we faint under our own infirmities; mercifully grant, that the examples of the saints may raise us up to the sincere love of thee. Thro'.

EPISTLE. Heb. v. p. 35, closes at these words, as Aaron was.

GRAD. Ps. lxxxviii. I have found, &c. p. iii.

V. The Lord loved him, and adorned him, and cloathed him with a robe of glory. Alleluia.

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GOSPEL. Matt. x.

OFFERT. Ps. Ixxxviii. My truth and my mercy shall be with him: and in my name shall his horn be exalted.

SECRET. Grant, O Lord, that this mystic obla-
tion may avail both to cleanse us from our sins, and
assure us of eternal salvation. Thro'.

COMM, Blessed is the servant whom the Lord,
when he cometh, shall find watching. Amen I say
to you, he shall set him over all be hath.
P. COMM. Quæsumus. Grant, we beseech thee

O Almighty God, that these sacred mysteries may
purify us from our sins, and obtain for us the grace
to live well. Thro?.

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XV. St. TERESA, Y. All as in Mass XX. P. XXIV, ezcept COLLECT. Erandi. Fear us, o God, our Se: viour, and as we rejoice on the solemnity of blessed Teresa, thy virgin, so may our souls be improved by her heavenly instructions, and infamed with the love of thee. Thro'.

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XVII. St. HEDWIGES, 1. All as in Mass XXII. p. xxxix, except COLLECT. Deus qui. 3 God, who didst teach blessed Hedwiges to fly from the pornps of the world

, and with her whole heart to embrac? the humility of the cross : grant, by her merits and example, that we also may learn to tread under our feet the fading pleasures of this world, and to overcome all that standeth in the way of our salvation, by embracing thy cross. Who livest.

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XVIII. St. LUKE the Evangelist. INTROIT Mihi autem.


COLLECT. Interveniat. May the holy evangelist Luke, we beseech thee, O Lord, intercede for who continually bore the mortification of the cross in his body for the honour of thy name. Thro'.

EPISTLE. 2 Cor. viii. 16, 24. Brethren : Thanks be to God, who hath given the same carefulness for you in the heart of Titus, for indeed he accepted the exhortation : but being more careful, of his own will, he went upto you.

We have sent also with him the brother, whose praise is in the gospel through all the churches : and not that only, but he was also ordained by the churches companion of our travels, for this grace, which is administered by us to the glory of the Lord, and our determined will : avoiding this, lest any man should blame us in this abundance which is administered by us. For we forecast what may be good not only before God, but also before men. And we have sent with them our brother also, whom we have proved diligent in many things ; but now much more diligent, with much confidence in you, either for Titus, who is my companion and fellow-labourer towards you, or our brethren, the apostles of the churches, the glory of Christ. Wherefore shew ye to them, in the sight of the churches, the evidence of your charity, and of our boasting on your behalf.

GRAD, Ps. xviii. as on the 11th June.
GOSPEL. Luke x. as on the 25th April.

OFFERT. Ps. cxxxviii. To me, thy friends, O God, are exceedingly honourable : their principality is exceedingly strengthened.

SECRET. Give us grace, O Almighty God, by virtue of these heavenly gifts, to serve thee with perfect liberty of mind, by the intercession of blessed Luke, thy evangelist : that the gifts which we now offer, may work in us a cure, and procure us glory. Thro.

COMM. Matt. xix. You who have followed me,


shall sit on thrones, judging the twelve tribes of ls,

P. COMM. Presta. Grant, we beseech tbce,
O Almighty God, that what we have received from
thy holy altar, may, by the prayers of blessed Luke,
the evangelist, sanctify our souls, and preserve us
from all danger. Tiro!.

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All as in Mass XV.


xxviii, except COLLECT. Deus, qui.

O God, who want pleased to render blessed Peter, thy confessor, eminent for his exemplary piety and wonderful contemplation; grant, we beseech thee, that being du! mortified in our bodies, our souls inay be better disposed to receive thy heavenly graces. Thru'.

EPISTLE. Philip iii.

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INTROIT. Eccles. xviii. The mercy of mau is
toward his neighbour: but the inercy of God is
all flesh. He hath mercy and teacheth and correct-
eth, as a shepherd doth his fiock. V. Blessed is the
man who bath not walked in the council of the un-
godly, nor stood in the way of sinners, nor sat in the
chair of pestilence. V. Glory.
COLLECT. Da quesumus

. Grant, we beseech thee, 0 Almighty God, that advancing in the science of the saints after the example of blessed John, thy confessor, and shewing mercy to others, we mar, by his merits, obtain mercy of thee. Thro'

. do, as being to be judged by the law of liberty. For

EPISTLE. James ii. 12, 17. Speak re, and so judgment without mercy to him that hath not done

And mercy exalteth itself above judgment. What shall it "profit, my brethren, if a man sari



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