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soever shall come hither to ask any blessing of thee, may rejoice in obtaining all his requests. Through.
LESSON. Rev. xxi. 2. 5. In those days: I saw the holy city, the new Jerusalem, coming down out of heaven, from God, prepared as a bride adorned for her husband. And I heard a great voice from the throne, saying: Behold the tabernacle of God with men, and he will dwell with them. And they shall be his people: and God himself with them shall be their God. And God shall wipe away all tears from their eyes: and death shall be no more, nor mourning, nor crying, nor sorrow shall be any more, for the former things are passed away. And he that sat on the throne said: Behold I make all things new.
GRAD. This place was made by God, a mystery above all value: it is without reproof. V. () God, on whom choirs of angels attend, hear the prayers of thy servants. Alleluia, Alleluia. V. I will adore towards thy holy temple, and I will give glory to thy name. Alleluia.
After Septuagesima, instead of Alleluja and v. is said: TRACT. Ps. xxiv. Qui confidunt, page 232. In Puschal Time, the Gradual is omitted, and the fulloning is said :
Alleluia, Alleluia. I will worship towards thy holy temple, and I will give glory to thy name. Alleluia. The house of the Lord is well founded upon a firm rock. Alleluia.
GOSPEL. Luke xix. 1. 10. At that time: Jesus entering in, he walked through Jericho. And behold there was a man named Zacheus, who was the chief of the publicans, and he was rich, And he sought to see Jesus, who he was, and he could not, for the crowd, because he was low of stature. And running before he climbed up into a sycamore tree that he might see him: for he was to pass that way. And when Jesus was
come to the place, looking up he saw him, and said to him: Zacheus, make haste and come down: for this day I must abide in thy house. And he made haste and came down, and received him with joy. And when all saw it, they murmured, saying: That he was gone to be a guest with a man that was a sinner. But Zacheus standing, said to the Lord: Behold, Lord, the half of iny goods I give to the poor: and if I have wronged any man of any thing, I restore him four-fold. Jesus said to him: This day is salvation come to this house; because he also is a son of Abraham. For the son of man is come to seek and to save that which was lost. CREDO.
OFFERT. 1 Chron. xxix. Lord God, in the simplicity of my heart have I joyfully offered all these things: and I have seen with great joy thy people which are here present. O God of Israel, preserve them for ever in this disposition. Alleluia.
SECRET. Grant, we beseech thee, O Lord, our petition, that whilst we offer thee these our vows, we may, by thy help, obtain an eternal reward. Through.
COMM. Matt. xxi. My house shall be called the house of prayer, saith the Lord; in it whosoever asketh, receiveth; and he who seeketh, findeth; and the door shall be opened to him that knocketh.
P. 'COMM. Deus, qui. O God, who, ont of living and choice stones, preparest to thy majesty an eternal abode, help thy people at their pray. ers; that as thy Church is corporally enlarged, so it may be spiritually incre:sed. Through.
MASS OF THE BLESSED TRINITY.
All as on Trinity Sunday, page 430. except EPISTLE. 2 Cor. xiii. . Brethren: Rejoice, be perfect, take exhortation, be of one mind, have peace: and the God of peace and of love shall be with you. The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ, and the charity of God, and the communication of the Holy Ghost be with you all. Amen. After Septuagesima, instead of the Alleluia and V. of the Gradual,
page 431, is said the TRACT. With our whole hearts we glorify, praise. and bless thee. O God the Father not begotten, thee the only-begotten Son, thee the Holy Ghost the Paraclete, the holy and undivided Trinity. V. For thou art great and dost wonderful things; thou alone art God. V. To thee be praise, to thee be glory, to thee be thanksgiving for ever and ever, o blessed Trinity. In Paschal Time, the Gradual is omitted, and the following is said:
Alleluia, Alleluia. Blessed art thou, O Lord God of our fathers, and worthy of praise for ever. Alleluia. Let us bless the Father and the Son with the Holy Ghost. Alleluia.
GOSPEL. John xv. page 410. N.B. On any occasion of Thanksgiving, either the Votive Mass of the Blessed Trinity, or that of the Holy Ghost, or of the Blessed Virgin Mary, is said, with the addition of the following Collect, Secret, and Postcommunion.
COLL. Deus, cujus. O God, who e mercies are without number, and the treasure of whose goodness is infinite, we give thee thanks for the blessings thou hast bestowed on us: always beseech.
ing thy divine Majesty, that as thou grantest what we ask, so thou wouldst continue thy favours to us in such a manner, that by them we may be prepared for receiving the rewards of eternal happiness. Through.
SECRET. Receive, O Lord, this sacrifice of thanksgiving, and grant that those whom thou hast heard, and hitherto preserved, thou mayest hereafter defend from all adversity, that they may serve and love thee more and more. Through.
P. COMM. Deus, qui. O God, who sufferest not those who hope in thee to be over much afflicted, but mercifully attendest to their petitions; we give thee thanks for having heard our prayers, humbly beseeching thee, that by what we have received, we may be delivered from all adversity. Through.
MASS of the HOLY GHOST. Onitting the Alleluias' (except in Paschal Time) all as on Whitsunday
page 414, except LESSON. Acts viii. 14, 17, as in page 419. GRAD. Blessed is the nation, whose God is the Lord: the people whom the Lord hath chosen for his inheritance. By the word of the Lord the heavens were established: and all the power of them by the spirit of his mouth. Alleluia, Alleluia. V. (Here kneel.) Come, O Holy Ghost, fill the hearts of thy faithful, and kindle in them the fire of thy love. Alleluić. After Septuagesima, instead of the foregoing Alleluia and V, is
said the . TRACT. Ps. ciii. Send forth thy Spirit, and they shall be created, and thou shalt renew the face of the earth. V, O Lord, how good and
Śweet is thy Spirit in us. V. Come, O Holy Spirit, fill the hearts of thy faithful, and kindle in them the fire of thy love. N.B.-In Paschal Time, instead of the foregoing Gradual, &c. is said
the V. Send forth, &c. page 415.
MASS of the B. SACRAMENT. Omitting the Alleluias in the Introit, and the Prose, all at on
Corpus Christi, page 433. After Septungesima, instead of the Alleluia, and the V. Qf the Gradual,
is said the TRACT. Malach. i. From the rising of the sun even to the going down, my name is great among the Gentiles. V. And in every place there is sacrifice, and there is offered to my name a clean oblation: for my name is great among the Gentiles. V. Prov. ix. Come, eat my bread, and drink the wine which I have mingled for you. In Paschal Time, the Gradual is omitted, and the following is said:
Alleluia, Alleluia. The disciples knew the Lord Jesus in the breaking of bread. Alleluia. My flesh is meat indeed, and my blood is drink indeed: he that eateth my flesh and drinketh my blood abideth in me and I in him. Alleluia.
MASS of the CONCEPTION of the B. V. M.
All as on the 8th of December, page 577. After Septuagesima instead of the Alleluia and v. of the Gradual, is
said the TRACT. Rejoice, O Virgin Mary, thou alone hast destroyed all heresies. V. Who didst believe the words of Gabriel the archangel. V.