Wednesday, 21 August, 2013
Seventh Day within the Octave of the Assumption; Semidouble, WhiteOffice: Festal Office from the Proper for the feast and the Common of the B.V.M. Our Lady's melody with the proper doxology of the Incarnation for all hymns at the Hours.
At Mattins, Invitatory Venite adoremus Regem Regum etc. from the Proper & Hymn Quem terra from the Common, 3 nocturnes - Proper antiphons Exaltata est, etc. (not doubled) w/ Pss. 8, 18, 23, 44, 45, 86, 95, 96, & 97 from the Common; lessons & responds at all nocturnes from the Proper for 21 August, Te Deum.
At Lauds, Antiphons Assumpta est etc. (not doubled) w/ Pss. 92, 99, 62 & 66, Benedicite, & 148-150, Chapter In omnibus from the Proper, Hymn O gloriosa Domina from the Common, Versicle Exaltata from the Proper, Benedictus Antiphon Quae est ista and Collect from the Proper, No Commemorations nor Suffrages.
At Prime, first antiphon from Lauds w/ Pss. 53, 118.1 & 118.2, 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 from the Common, rest as in the Proper.
At Mass, after Terce, Mass Propers = Gaudeamus, etc., Gloria, 2nd. orations of All Saints, 3rd. orations at the choice of the Celebrant, Credo (by reason of the Octave), Preface of the B.V.M. (Et te in Assumptione, Solemn Tone), Ite Missa est.
After None, the liturgical color remains white for the following Octave Day of the Assumption; Double Major.
At Vespers, Antiphons Assumpta est etc. (doubled) from the feast w/ Pss. 109, 112, 121, 126, & 147 from the Common of the B.V.M., Chapter, Hymn Ave maris stella from the Common w/ Versicle from the Proper, Magnificat Antiphon Virgo prudentissima from the feast at I Vespers, Collect Famulorum from the feast, Commemoration of the following Ss. Timothy, Hippolytus, & Symphorian, Martyrs (Antiphon Istorum, Versicle Laetamini, Collect from the Proper), No Suffrages.
At Compline, No Preces, Salve Regina sung kneeling and in the Solemn Tone.