Tuesday, 18 June, 2013
St. Ephrem, Deacon, Confessor & Doctor, Simple, White
Commemoration of Sts. Mark & Marcellinus, Martyrs
At Mattins, 1 nocturn: Pss. 38,39,40,41,43,44,45,46,47,48,49 & 51; lessons 1 and 2 (=2&3combined) and 2 responds (1 & 3) from the occurring Scripture and lesson 3 from the proper for St. Ephrem, Te Deum.
At Lauds, Pss. 50, 42, 62 & 66, Canticle of Ezechiel, 148-150, Chapter, Hymn, Versicle, and Benedictus Antiphon from the Common, Collect as in the proper, Comm. of Sts. Mark & Marcellinus, Suffrages of Our Lady, St. Joseph, Sts. Peter & Paul, (Patron), and for Peace.
At Prime, Pss. 53, 24, 118.1 & 118.2, Dominical Preces, Short Lesson from the Common.
At Mass, after Terce, Gloria, Comm. of Sts. Mark & Marcellinus, 3rd. orations of Our Lady, Credo by reason of a Doctor of the Church, Common Preface (Ferial Tone), Ite Missa est.
After None, the liturgical color changes to red for the feast of Sts. Gervase & Protasius, Martyrs, Simple, on the following day.
At Vespers, Tuesday antiphons and psalms - Pss. 121-125; Chapter, Hymn, Versicle, & Magnificat Antiphon from the Common of Several Martyrs, Suffrages of Our Lady, St. Joseph, Sts. Peter & Paul, (Patron), and for Peace.
At Compline, Preces, Salve Regina sung kneeling and in the Simple Tone.