Thursday, 20 June, 2013
St. Silverius, Pope & Martyr; Simple, Red
Office: Ferial antiphons and psalms as in the Psalter for Thursdays per Annum at all Hours; rest taken from the Common of one Martyr; Ferial melody and normal doxology for all hymns at the Hours.
At Mattins, 1 nocturn: Pss. 68-79; lessons 1 and 2 (=2&3combined) and 2 responds (1 & 3) from the occurring Scripture and lesson 3 from the proper for St. Silverius, Te Deum.
At Lauds, Pss. 50, 89, 62 & 66, Canticle of Moses, 148-150, Chapter, Hymn, Versicle, and Benedictus Antiphon from the Common, Collect as in the proper, Suffrages of Our Lady, St. Joseph, Sts. Peter & Paul, (Patron), and for Peace.
At Prime, Pss. 53, 22, 118.1 & 118.2, Dominical Preces, Short Lesson from the Common.
At Mass, after Terce, Gloria, 2nd. orations of Our Lady, 3rd. for the Pope or choice of Celebrant, No Credo, Common Preface (Ferial Tone), Ite Missa est.
After None, the liturgical color changes to green as the Office of a Simple feast does not have a second Vespers.
At Vespers, Thursday antiphons and psalms - Pss. 131, 132, 134, 135, & 136; Chapter, Hymn, Versicle, & Magnificat Antiphon from the Psalter; Collect of the preceding Sunday; Suffrages of the Cross, Our Lady, St. Joseph, Sts. Peter & Paul, (Patron), and for Peace.
At Compline, Preces, Salve Regina sung kneeling and in the Simple Tone.