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of this victim of our salvation, which we have offéred to thy divine majesty, in honour of the name of thy Son, our Lord Jesus Christ; that thy grace being poured on us, thro' the glorious name of Jesus, as a pledge of our eternal predestination, we may rejoice that cur names are written in heaven. Thro? the same.
P. COMM. of the Sunday. Augeatur.-May the efficacy of thy power, O Lord, be increased in us, that being fed with thy divine sacraments, we may, thro thy bounty, be prepared to receive what they promise. Thro'. The following ( being the Gospel of the Sunday) is
read at the end of Mass. GOSPEL. John ü. 1. 11.–At that time: There" was a marriage in Cana of Galilee : and the mother of Jesue was there. And Jesus also was invited, and his disciples, to the marriage. And the wine failing, the mother of Jesus saith to him: They have no wine.And Jesus saith to her: Woman, what is it to me and to thee? My hour is not yet come. His mother saith to the waiters: Whatsoever he shal say to you, do ye. Now there were set there six water pots of stone, according to the manner of the purifying of the Jews, containing two or three measures a piece. JÉsus saith to them: Fill the water-pots with wa ter. And they filled them up to the brim. And Jesus saith to them: Draw out now, and carry to the chief steward of the feast. And they carried it. And when the chief steward had tasted the water made wine, and knew not whence it was, but the waiters knew who had drawn the water; the chief steward calleth the bridegroom, and saith to him: Every man at first setteth forth good wine, and when men have well drank, then that which is worse. But thou hast kept the good wine until now. This beat ginning of miracles did Jesus in Cana of Galilee:
apd he manifested his glory, and his disciples be lieved in hiin. Deo gratias.
III. SUNDAY after EPIPHANY.
INTROIT. Ps. xcvi. ADORE God, all you ADORATE
Deum, his angels : Sion omnes angeli çjus heard and was glad, and audivit et lætata est Şion: the daughters of Juda re et exultaverunt filiæ Judæ, joiced. Ps. The Lord Ps. Dominus regnavit, com hath reigned, let the ultet terra, lætentur ine earth rejoice, let many sulæ multe. islands be glad.
V. Gloria. COLLECT. Omnipotens. -O almighty and eternal God, mercifully regard our weakness, and stretch forth the right hand of thy majesty to protect 18. Thro'.
EPISTLE. Rom. xii. 16.Brethren: Be not wise in your own conceits. To no man rendering evil for evil. Providing good things not only in the sight of God, but also in the sight of all men. If it be possible, as much as in you, having peace
with all men. Not revenging yourselves, my dearly beloved, but give place unto wrath. For it is written: “Revenge to me, I will repay,” saith the Lord. But “if thy enemy be hungry, give him to eat: if he thirst, give him to drink : for doing this, thou shalt deap coals of fire on his head.” Be not overcome by evil, but overcome evil by good.
GRÁD. P.s. ici, and xcvi. The Gentiles shall fear thy name, O Lord: and all the kings of the earth thy glory. V. For the Lord hath built up Sion, and he shall be seen in his glory. Alleluia,
Alleluia. Las V. Ps. The Lord hath V. Ps. vi. Dominus reigned, let the earth regnavit, exultet terra; rejoice : let many islands lætentur insule multa. be glad. Aleluia. Aleluia.
GOSPEL. Matt. vü. 1. 15.–At that time : When Jesus was come down from the mountain, great multitudes followed him: and behold a leper came and adored him, saying: Lord, if thou wilt thou canst make me clean, And Jesus stretching forth his hand, touched him, saying: I will be thou made clean. And forth with his leprosy was cleansed. And Jesus saith to him: See thou tell no man: but go shew thyself to the priest, and offer the gift which Moses commanded for a testimony unto them. *And when he had entered into Capharnaum, there came to him a Centurion, beseeching him, and saying: Lord, my servant lieth at home sick of the palsy, and is grievously tormented. And Jesus saith to him: I wil come and heal him. And the Centurion making answer said: Lord, I am not worthy that thou shouldst enter under my roof: but only say the word, and my servant shall be healed. For I also am a man under authority, having under me soldiers, and I say to this, Go, and he goeth, and to another, Come, and he cometh, and to my servant, Do this, and he doeth it. And when Jesus heard this, he marvelled: and said to them that followed him: Amen I say to you, I have not found so great faith in Israel. And I say unto you, that many shall come from the east and the west, and shall sit down with Abraham, and Isaac, and Jacob in the kingdom of heaven: but the children of the kingdom shall be cast out into the exterior darkness: there shall be weeping and gnashing of teeth. And Jesus said to the Centurion: Go, and as thou hast Believed, so be it done to thee. And the servant was healed at the same hour. CREDO.
OFFERT. Ps. cxvii.- The right hand of the Lord hath wrought strength: the right hand of the Lord hath exalted me: I shall not die, but live and thall declare the works of the Lord
SECRET. May this offering, O Lord, we bee! seech thee, cleanse away our sins: and sanctify the bodies and souls of thy servants, to prepare them for worthily celebrating this sacrifice. Thro'.
COMM. Luke iv. 22.-All wondered at the words that came from the mouth of God.
P. COMM. Quos tantis.We beseech thee, Os Lord, that we, to whom thou vouchsafest the use of these great mysteries, may be made truly worthy to receive the benefits thereof. Thro'.
IV. SUNDAY AFTER EPIPHANY. The Introit, Gradual Offertory, and Communion, as on last Sunday, are continued till Septuagesima.
COLLECT. Deus qui. O
we are not able to subsist amidst so many dangers, grant us health of soul and body; that whatsoever we suffer for our sins, we may overcome by thy assistance. Thro'. After Candlemas the II. Collect ( 4 cunctis) p. XX!. with its Secret, p. xxvii. and Postcom. p. xliv. is
continued till Passion Sunday: the III. (except from Ash-Wednesday to Passion Sunday) is at the choice of the Priest.
EPISTLE. Rom. xii. 8. 10.-Brethren : Owe no man any thing, but to love one another: for he that loveth his neighbour, hath fulfilled the law. For “Thou shalt not commit adultery: Thou shalt not kill: Thou shalt not steal: Thou shalt not bear false witness: Thou shalt not covet:" and if there be any other commandment, it is comprised in this word: “ Thou shalt love thy neighhour as thyself." The love of our neighbour worketh no evil. Love therefore is the fulfilling of the law.
GOSPEL. Matt. viii. 23. 27.-At that time : When Jesus entered into a boat his disciples
followed him; and behold a great tempést arose in the sea, so that the ship was covered with waves, but he was asleep. And his disciples came to him, and awakened him saying: Lord, save us, we pêrish. And Jesus saith to them: Why are ye fearful, O ye of little faith? Then rising up, he commanded the winds and the sea, and there came a great calm. But the men wondered, saying: What manner of man is this, for the winds and the sea nbey him. CREDO.
SECRET. Grant, we beseech thee, O Almighty God, that the offering of this sacrifice may always cleanse our frailty from all evil, and be a protection to us. Thro'.
P. COMM. Munera tua.-May thy gifts, which we have partaken of, O God, detach us from all earthly pleasures, and ever refresh and strengthen us with heavenly food. Thro'.
V. SUNDAY after EPIPHANY. COLLECT. Familiam.
Preserve, we beseech thoe, O Lord, thy family by thy constant mercy, that we, who confide solely in the support of thy heavenly grace, may be always defended by thy protection. Thro'.
EPISTLE. Colos. iii. 12. 17.-Brethren: Put ye on therefore as the elect of God, holy, and beloved, the bowels of mercy, benignity, humility, modesty, patience: bearing with one another, and forgiving one another, if any have a complaint against another. Even as the Lord hath forgiven you, so you also. But above all these things have charity, which is the bond of perfection: and let the peace of Christ rejoice in your hearts, wherein also you are called in one body: and be ye thankful. Let the word of Christ dwell in you abundantly, in al wisdom: teaching and admonishing one another