Monday, 5 August, 2013
Dedication of Our Lady of the Snows (St. Mary Major); Double Major, WhiteOffice: Festal Office from the Common of Our Lady. Our Lady's melody with the doxology of the Incarnation for all hymns at the Hours until None inclusive.
At Mattins, Invitatory Sancta Maria & Hymn Quem terra from the Common, 3 nocturnes - antiphons (doubled) w/ Pss. 8, 18, 23, 44, 45, 86, 95, 96, & 97 from the Common; 1st. nocturne - lessons and responds from the Common, 2nd. nocturne - lessons from the Proper w/ responds from the Common, 3rd. nocturne - lessons and responds from the Common, Te Deum.
At Lauds, Antiphons Dum esset Rex etc. (doubled) from the Common w/ Pss. 92, 99, 62 & 66, Benedicite, & 148-150, Chapter, Hymn O gloriosa Domina, & Versicle from the Common, Benedictus Antiphon Beata es from the Common, Collect from the Common, No Commemorations nor Suffrages.
At Prime, first antiphon from Lauds w/ Pss. 53, 118.1 & 118.2, Verse in the Short Respond = Qui natus es de Maria Virgine, No Preces, Short Lesson In plateis from the Common.
At the Hours, 2nd., 3rd., & 5th. antiphons, respectively, from Lauds w/ the respective divisiones of Ps. 118, Chapter and Short Responsory from the Common, Collect from the Common.
At Mass, after Terce, Gloria, No Commemorations, Credo, Preface of Our Lady (et in festivitate, Solemn Tone), Ite Missa est
After None, the liturgical color remains white for the following feast of the Transfiguration of Our Lord; Double II class. From now until Compline tomorrow night inclusive, proper doxology of the Transfiguration sung to the melody on the feast of the Ascension for all hymns of iambic dimeter - Gloria tibi, Domine, qui te revelas parvulis, cum Patre et Sancto Spiritu in sempiterna saecula.
At Vespers, Antiphons Assumpsit Jesus etc. (doubled) w/ Pss. 109, 110, 111, 112, & 116 from the Proper, Chapter, Hymn Quicumque & Versicle from the Proper, Magnificat Antiphon Christus Jesus as in the Proper, Collect from the Proper, Commemorations of the preceding Our Lady of the Snows (Antiphon Beatam, Versicle Dignare, Collect from the Common of Our Lady) and the following Ss. Sixtus II, Pope, and Felicissimus & Agapitus, Martyrs (Antiphon Istorum, Versicle Laetamini from the Common of Several Martyrs, and Collect from the Proper), No Suffrages.
At Compline, Te lucis in the Ascension melody with the proper doxology of the Transfiguration, No Preces, Salve Regina sung kneeling and in the Solemn Tone.