Sunday, January 7, 2018

Feast of the Holy Family

First Sunday after the Epiphany

II class

General info:

There is no commemoration of the Sunday in the Mass and the Office.


Proper Mass; Gloria; Credo; preface of the Epiphany without proper Communicantes; no commemoration.


Matins: Invitatorium Christum, Dei Filium; Hymn Sacra iam splendent; 3 nocturns with psalms and lessons all proper to the feast; Te Deum. Note: the lessons assigned to January 7 are omitted this year.

Lauds: Proper antiphons and Sunday psalms; Hymn O gente felix

Prime: Psalms 117, 118-1, 118-2; verse Qui Mariae

Hours: Sunday psalms and antiphons

II Vespers: Proper antiphons and psalms from the Common; Hymn O lux beata

Compline: Of Sunday