Thursday, June 18, 2020

St. Ephrem the Syrian

Deacon, Confessor, Doctor of the Church

III class

Commemoration of Sts. Marcus and Marcellianus, Martyrs


Mass of the feast, Gloria, commemoration of the martyrs, no Credo, common preface


Ordinary Office of the feast

Matins: Invitatorium and Hymn from the Common; psalms and antiphons of the feria; first two lessons of the occurring Scripture (second and third joined); lesson 3 of the feast; oration proper; Te Deum

Lauds: Antiphons and psalms of the feria (first schema), remainder from the Common; oration proper; commemoration of the martyrs

Hours: Antiphons and psalms of the feria, remainder from the Common; oration proper

I Vespers: Of the Sacred Heart; all proper

Compline: Of Sunday