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All as in the Anniversary Mass, p. lxi. COLLECT. (Deus, qui.) Of St. Theodore. O God, who comfortest and protectest us by the glori ous confession of blessed Theodore, thy martyr; grant we may be strengthened by his example, and assisted by his prayers. Thro'.

SECRET. Of the same. Receive, O Lord, the prayers, together with the offerings of thy faithful people and grant, by the intercession of B. Theodore, thy martyr, that by these acts of piety and devotion, we may arrive at the glory of heaven.


P. COMM. Præsta. Of the same. Grant us, we beseech thee, O Lord, by the intercession of blessed Theodore, thy martyr, to receive with a pure mind, what we have taken with our mouths. Thro'.

X. ST. ANDREW AVELLINE. c. All as in Mass XIV. p. xxvi, except COLLECT. Deus, qui. O God, who disposedst the heart of B. Andrew, thy c. by the arduous vow of daily advancing in virtue, to ascend by wonderful steps to thee; grant, by his merits and intercession, that we may so far partake of the same grace, as to continually advance towards perfection, and be happily brought to an eminent degree of glory. Thro'.

COLLECT. of SS. Tryphone. Fac nos. Grant, O Lord, we beseech thee, that we may always follow the example of thy holy martyrs, Tryphone, Respicius, and Nympha, and by their prayers daily experience their protection. Thro'.

SECRET. Of the same. We bring thee, O Lord, the offerings of our devotion: and may they be acceptable to thee in honour of thy saints, and by thy mercy available to our salvation. Thro'.


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EPISTLE. 1 Peter, iv, 13. Dearly beloved; If you partake of the sufferings of Christ, rejoice, that when his glory shall be revealed, you may also be glad with exceeding joy. If you be reproached for the name of Christ, you shall be blessed; for that which is of the honour, glory, and power of God, and that which is his spirit, resteth upon you. But let none of you suffer as a murderer, or a thief, or a railer, or a coveter of other men's things. But if, as a Christian, let him not be ashamed: but let him glorify God in his name. For the time is that judgment should begin at the house of God. And if first at us, what shall be the end of them that believe not the gospel of God? And if the just man shall scarcely be saved, where shall the ungodly and the sinner appear? Wherefore let them also that suffer according to the will of God, commend their souls in good deeds to the faithful Creator.

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XX. ST. FELIX VALOIS. c. All as in Mass XV. p. xxviii. except COLLECT. Deus, qui. O God, who by thy heavenly inspiration didst call blessed Felix thy confessor out of the desert to exercise his charity in the redemption of captives: grant, that having obtained thy grace by his intercession, we may be freed from the captivity of sin, and brought safe to our heavenly country. Thro',

XXI. PRESENTATION of the B. V. MARY. All as in the Votive Mass, p. xlv. except COLLECT. Deus, qui. O God, who wast pleased that blessed Mary, ever a Virgin, become an abode for the Holy Ghost should this day be presented to thee in the temple: grant, by her intercession, that we may be presented before thy divine Majesty in the temple of God. Thro',

XXII. St. CECILY, v. m.

All as in Mass XVII. p. xxxi. except COLLECT. Deus, qui. O God, who grantest us the yearly comfort of celebrating the feast of B. Cecily, thy v. and m. grant, that as we honour her in glory, we may follow her example in the practice of a virtuous life. Thro'.

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