Saturday, 3 August, 2013
Finding of St. Stephen, Deacon & Protomartyr; Semidouble, RedOffice: Festal Office from the Proper & Common of One Martyr. Ordinary melody with regular doxology for all hymns at the Hours.
At Mattins, Invitatory Regem Martyrum & Hymn Deus tuorum from the Common, 3 nocturnes - antiphons (not doubled) w/ Pss. 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 8, 10, 14, & 20 from the Common; All three nocturnes - lessons and responds from the Proper, Te Deum.
At Lauds, Antiphons Lapidaverunt Stephanum etc. (not doubled) from the Proper w/ Pss. 92, 99, 62 & 66, Benedicite, & 148-150, Chapter proper, Hymn Martyr Dei from the Common, & Versicle from the Proper, Benedictus Antiphon Stephanus autem from the Proper, Collect from the Proper, Suffrages of Our Lady, St. Joseph, Ss. Peter & Paul, (Patron), and for Peace.
At Prime, first antiphon from Lauds w/ Pss. 53, 118.1 & 118.2, Dominical Preces, Short Lesson Positis from the Proper.
At the Hours, 2nd., 3rd., & 5th. antiphons, respectively, from Lauds w/ the respective divisiones of Ps. 118, Chapter from the Proper, and Short Responsory from the Common, Collect from the Proper.
At Mass, after Terce, Gloria, 2nd.orations of Our Lady/All Saints and 3rd. orations at the choice of the Celebrant, No Credo, Common Preface (Solemn Tone), Ite Missa est.
After None, the liturgical color changes to white for the following feast of St. Dominic, Priest & Confessor; Double.
At Vespers, Antiphons Domine quinque etc. (doubled) from the Proper w/ Pss. 109, 110, 111, 112, & 116 from the Common of Confessors not Bishops, Chapter, Hymn Iste Confessor (M.T.V.) & Versicle from the Common, Magnificat Antiphon Similabo as in the Common, Collect as in the Proper, Commemorations of the preceding Finding of St. Stephen (Antiphon Sepelierunt, Versicle Stephanus vidit, Collect from the Proper) and the 11th. Sunday after Pentecost (Antiphon for Saturday before the first Sunday of August - Sapientia, Versicle Vespertina from the Psalter, and Collect of the Sunday), No Suffrages.
At Compline, Te lucis in the Ordinary melody with the regular doxology, No Preces, Salve Regina sung standing and in the Solemn Tone.