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before the throne upon their faces, and adored God, saying: Amen, Benediction, and glory, and wisdom. and thanksgiving, bonour, and power, and strengths to our God for ever and ever. Amen. GRAD. Ps. xxxii. Fear the Lord all ye
his saints: for there is no want to them that fear him. V. They that seek the Lord shall abound with all good. Alleluia, Alleluia. V. Matt. xi. Alleluia V. Come to me all you that labour and are burdened, and I will refresh you. Alleluia.
GOSPEL. Matt. v. 1, 12. At that time : Jestes seeing the multitude, went up into a mountain, and when he was set down, his disciples came unto him And opening his mouth he taught them, saying: Blessed are the poor in spirit for their's is the king. dom of heaven. Blessed are the meek: for they shall possess the land. Blessed are they that moura: for they shall be comforted. Blessed are they that km: ger and thirst after justice: for they shall have their till. Blessed are the merciful: for they shall obtain mercy. Blessed are the clean of beart: for they shall see God. Blessed are the peace makers: for they shall be called the children of God. Blessed are they that suffer persecution for justice sake: for their's is the kingdom of heaven. Blessed are re when they shall revile you, and persecute you, and speak all that is evil against you, untruly, for my sake; be glad and rejoice, for your reward is very great in heaven. The Creed.
OFFERT. Wisd. w. The souls of the just are in the hand of God, and the torment of death shall not touch them. In the sight of the unwise they seemed to die: but they are in peace. Alleluia.
SECRET. We bring to thee, O Lord, the offer ings of our devotion: and may they be acceptable to thee in honour of thy saints, and, by thy mercy, available to our salvation. Thro'
. COMM. Matt. V.--Blessed are the clean of heart; for they shall see God Blessed are the
peace makers; for they shall be called the children of God. Blessed are they that suffer persecution for righteousness sake; for their's is the kingdom of heaven.
P. COMM. Dre qucsumus. Grant, O Lord, we bescech thee, that thy faithful people may always joyfully honour thy saints; and ever be protected by their prayers. Thro'.
II. COMMEM. of the FAITHFUL, deparled.
delium, with ils Secret and P. Comm. as in the
EPISTLE. 1 Cor. xv. 51, 57. Brethren: Behold I tell you a mystery; We shall indeed all rise again; but we shall not all be changed. In a moment, in the twinkling of an eye, at the last trumpet; for the trumpet shall sound, and the dead shall rise again incorruptible: and we shall be changed. For this corruptible must put on incorruption : and this mortal must put on immortality. And when this mortal bath put on immortality, then shall come to pass the saying that is written; Death is swallowed up in victory. Ograve, where is thy victory? O death, where is thy sting? Now the sting of death is sin, and the strength of sin is the law. But thanks be to God who hatta given us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ.
GOSPEL. John v. 25, 29. At that time; Jesus said to the multitude of the Jews : Amen, amen I say unto you, that the hour cometh, and now is, when the dead shall hear the voice of the Son of God, and they that bear shall live. For as the Father bath life in himself; so he hath given to the Son also to have life in himself: and he hath given him power to do judgınent, because he is the Son of Man. Wonder not at this, for the hour cometh
wherein all that are in the graves shall hear this voice of the Son of God. And they that have dete good things shall come forth unto the resurrection of life: but they that have done evil, unto the restr rection of judgment.
IV. ST. CHARLES BORROMEUS. bp. c.
All as in Mass XI.* p. xxi.
, we beseech thee, O Lord, that we who keep the solemnity of thy holy martyrs, Vitalis and Agricola
, may be helped by thy prayers. Thro'.
Secret and P. Comm. of ss. Vitalis, &c.
VIII. OCTAVE-DAY OF ALL SAINTS.
Four Crowded Martyrs.
, O Almighty God, that as we have been informed of the constancy of the glorious martyrs in the protession of thy faith, so we may experience their kindness in recommending us to thy mercy. Thro!
SECRET. (Of the same.) May tby plentiful blessing, O Lord, descend upon our offerings, which
, by the intercession of thy martyrs, may render their well pleasing to thee, and inake them the sacrament of our redemption. Throl.
P. COMM. Cælestibus. Being refreshed with these heavenly and joyful mysteries, we humbly beseech thee, O Lord, that we may enjoy their proleo tion, in whose triumphs we glory. Throls
IX. DEDICATION of our Saviour's Church.
All as in the Anniversary Mass, p. Ixi. COLLECT. (Deus, qui.) Of St. Theodore. O God, who comfortest and protectest us by the glorious confession of blessed Theodore, thy martyr; grant we may be strengthened by his example, and assisted by his prayers. Thro'.
SECRÉT. Of the same. Receive, O Lord, the ''I prayers, together with the offerings of thy faithful
people : and grant, by the intercession of B. Theodore, thy martyr, that by these acts of piety and devotion, we inay arrive at the glory of heaven. Thro'.
P. COMM. Presta. Of the same. Grant us, we beseech thee, O Lord, by the intercession of blessed Theodore, thy martyr, to receive with a pure mind, what we have taken with our mouths. Thro'.
X. ST. ANDREW AVELLINE. c.
All as in Mass XIV. p. xxvi, except COLLECT. Deus, qui. O God, who disposedst the heart of B. Andrew, thy c. by the arduous vow of daily advancing in virtue, to ascend by wonder. ful steps to thee; grant, by his merits and intercession, that we may so far partake of the same grace, as to continually advance towards perfection, and be happily brought to an eminent degree of glory. Thro'.
COLLECT. Of ss. Tryphone. Fac nos. Grant, O Lord, we beseech thee, that we may always follow the example of thy holy martyrs, Tryphone, Respicius, and Nympha, and by their prayers daily experience their protection. Thro'.
SECRET. Of the same. We bring thee, O Lord, the offerings of our devotion : and may they be acceptable to thee in honour of thy saints, and by thy mercy available to our salvation. Thro'.
P. COMM. Prosta. Of the same. Grant, we beseech thee, O Lord, by the intercession of the holy martyrs Tryphone, Respicius, and Nympha
, that what we have taken with our months, we may receive with a pure soul.
XI. ST. MARTIN, bp.c. All as in Mass XI*. p. xxi, excep! COLLECT. Deus, qui. God, who seest that we rely not on our own strength: mercifully grant, by the prayers of blessed Martin, thy c. and bp, that we may be defended against all adversity. Thro!. Commem. of St. Mennas, by the Collect, Secret and
P. Comm. of Mass IV. p. vi. GRAD. Behold a great prelate, who in his days pleased God. V. There was none found like him in keeping the law of the Most High. Allel. Aud. V. The blessed man, holy Martin, bishop of Tours
, died; whom the angels, archangels, thrones, domi. nations, and powers received. Alleluia.
GOSPEL. Luke xi. 33, 36. At that time ; Jesus said to his disciples : No man lighteth a candle, and putteth it in a hidden place, nor under a bushel, but upon a candlestick, that they that come in may see the light. The light of thy body is thy eye. ff thy eye be single, thy whole body will be lightsore: but if it be evil, thy body will also be darksone
. Take heed, therefore, that the light which is in the be not darkness. If then thy whole body be lightsome, having no part of darkness, the whole shall be lightsome, and as a bright lamp shall enlighten thee.
OFFERT. My truth and my mercy shall be wita him: and in my name shall his horn be exalted.
SECRET. Grant, O merciful God, that this saving oblation may free us from all our sins, and defend us from all adversities. Thro!