Saturday, January 6, 2024

The Epiphany of the Lord (First Saturday)

I class

General info:

The First Saturday votive Mass may not be said, but the customary devotions of reparation to the Immaculate Heart may certainly still be held


Proper Mass of the Feast; Gloria; Credo; proper preface; and proper Communicantes


Matins: The Invitatory and Hymn are not said. Begin immediately with 1st psalm antiphon Afferte; 3 Nocturns; the 7th psalm (at the beginning of the 3rd nocturn) is formatted like an invitatory, with the antiphon repeating throughout, as printed in its place; omit psalm 86 and continue with the 8th and 9th psalms as usual; Te Deum.

Lauds: Proper antiphons and Sunday psalms; Hymn O Sola magnarum.

Prime: Instead of Psalm 117 Confitemini, use Psalm 53 (ut in festis); verse Qui apparuisti; short lesson Omnes de Saba

Hours: Sunday psalms with antiphons from Lauds

II Vespers: Proper antiphons with Sunday psalms; remainder proper; no commemoration added

Compline: Of Sunday